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  1. Bond issue OK'd to pay for Tolono storm sewerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | The News-Gazette

    The village board voted to issue $1.7 million in general obligation bonds that will pay for a storm sewer project in the central and northern parts of town. The village also voted to retain Chicago-based Ice Miller as the bond counsel and Bloomington-based Jacob & Klein for legal services.

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  2. Area history, Feb. 20, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The News-Gazette

    ... 6 mph when the men were ordered to jump off. Sheriff Gus Evans was telephoned shortly after the train arrived at Tolono and arrived there about 20 minutes later and arrested the men. They did not offer resistance. In 1965: Three former University of ...

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  3. Unity coach's resignation causes stirRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The News-Gazette

    ... technology teacher at Unity but did not resign from that position. "I know a lot of people in life make mistakes," Tolono resident Randy Grace told the board. "I would be more supportive of a suspension of some sort. He touched a lot of people. I ...

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  4. No injuries in grain elevator fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | The News-Gazette

    According to a fire department report, firefighters were called to a blaze at United Prairie at 4:54 p.m. "The building that was on fire contained office supplies and things like that," said Tolono Assistant Fire Chief Chris Humer. "When we arrived, we found some pretty significant fire coming out of the east side of the building.

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  5. Cupid's arrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | The News-Gazette

    ... he said. That was 10 years ago, when she was working as a dispatcher for Carle Arrow Ambulance and he was a volunteer Tolono firefighter. A couple months later, he also began work at Arrow as an ambulance dispatcher. Today, the Humers are obviously ...

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  6. Stolen car brings prison sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The News-Gazette

    A Fisher man was sentenced Tuesday to 4 1/2 years in prison for stealing a car in Tolono in December. He was arrested on Dec. 31 for stealing a car that had been left running in The Oaks mobile home park in Tolono about noon that day.

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  7. Two charged in murder of missing U of I student from ChicagoRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... authorities said. Mundo's body had been found Saturday along a rural road outside the central Illinois city of Tolono and publicly identified Monday as the U.of I. junior - among two Hispanic men to go missing in Champaign in the last month. The two ...

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  8. Two Arrests After U of I Studenta s Body Found Near TolonoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | WYMG-FM Springfield

    ... latively small amounts of marijuana and cash." Police say the suspects took Mundo's body to a rural area northwest of Tolono and left the body near a tree line.

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  9. 2 arrests after missing U of Illinois student's body foundRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... latively small amounts of marijuana and cash." Police say the suspects took Mundo's body to a rural area northwest of Tolono and left the body near a tree line. Police say they have the handgun used in the crime.

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  10. Police: 2 suspects fatally shot U. of I. student during robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Chicago Tribune

    ... Vicente Mundo, a junior at the University of Illinois, was last seen on campus Jan. 25, 2015. He was found dead near Tolono on Jan. 31. Vicente Mundo, a junior at the University of Illinois, was last seen on campus Jan. 25, 2015. He was found dead ...

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  11. 2 suspects arrested in death of U. of I. student from South SideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Chicago Tribune

    Vicente Mundo, a junior at the University of Illinois, was last seen on campus Jan. 25, 2015. He was found dead near Tolono on Jan. 31. Vicente Mundo, a junior at the University of Illinois, was last seen on campus Jan. 25, 2015.

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  12. Body of missing U. of I. student from Chicago found in central IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | Chicago Sun-Times

    A body found outside the central Illinois city of Tolono has been identified as that of Vicente Mundo, a missing college student from Chicago. Authorities said they are treating the death of Mundo, 20, a University of Illinois student, as a homicide.

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  13. Body found near Tolono that of missing studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | Daily Herald

    A body found outside the central Illinois city of Tolono has been identified as that of a missing college student from Chicago. Authorities say they are treating the death of 20-year-old University of Illinois student Vicente Mundo as a homicide.

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  14. Sheriff: Missing U. of I. student found slain south of ChampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | Chicago Tribune

    ... investigation. The body of Vicente Mundo, 20, was found Saturday morning along a rural road near the small town of Tolono, according to the Champaign County Sheriff's Office. Authorities said they were "treating this as a homicide" but would not say ...

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  15. Authorities confirm body found belongs to U of I studentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | WAND-TV Decatur

    The Champaign County Coroner's Office has confirmed that the body found in Tolono Township has been identified as missing University of Illinois student Vicente Mundo. Mundo's death is currently being investigated by the Champaign County Sheriff's Office, Champaign Police Department, Champaign County Coroner's Office, Champaign County State's Attorney's Office, the Federal Bureau of Investigations, and the University of Illinois Police Department.

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  16. Family, friends remember missing U of I student after an unidentified body is foundRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 1 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... On Saturday morning, Champaign County sheriff's deputies discovered a dead man near an intersection northeast of Tolono. They have not identified him yet, and an autopsy is tentatively scheduled for Monday, but Mundo's family just wants answers. ...

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  17. Man accused of causing wreck during freeway confrontationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | Northwest Herald

    ... aggravated battery count. A prosecutor says McStay was driving a sport utility vehicle Jan. 13 on Interstate 57 near Tolono when he began tailgating a car occupied by three women. Authorities say one of the women called 911 to report the unfolding ...

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  18. Missing student's sister: After body found, 'I'm trying to be strong'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | The News-Gazette

    Twelve years his senior, LaMalfa has felt at times more like a mother than an older sister to him since their parents were divorced. "I'm trying to be strong," she said Sunday in the wake of news that a man's body had been found Saturday morning found in Tolono Township, about two miles south of Willard Airport.

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  19. Afternoon vigil planned for missing menRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 1 | The News-Gazette

    ... through his cellphone cut off about 7:15 p.m. On Saturday morning, a body was found along a county road in Tolono Township about 2 miles south of Willard Airport but authorities have not determined the man's identity. They plan to do an autopsy on ...

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  20. UPDATED: Crash Forces ISP to Close I-57 between I-74 at I-72Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Authorities say the Illinois State Police, the Champaign Fire Department hazmat team, and water tankers from Cornbelt FPD and Tolono FPD are on scene. According to Champaign Fire Department officials, the tanker was carrying 44,000 pounds of a hazardous material, and that there is a small vapor cloud coming from the tanker.

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