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  1. 4th DUI conviction brings 5 more years in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    ... Attorney Lindsey Clark had recommended and greater than the probation for which defense attorney Harvey Welch of Urbana had lobbied. Klaus imposed the sentences after hearing more than 90 minutes worth of testimony from: a psychology professor, ...

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  2. HS Graduation: Champaign CentennialRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    Champaign Centennial High School's graduation at the Great Hall at the Krannert Center for the Performing Arts in Urbana on Wednesday , May 27, 2015. Dennis Wesseh entertains family and friends watching as students enter the Great Hall during Champaign Centennial High School's graduation at the Krannert Center for the Performing Arts in Urbana on Wednesday, May 27, 2015.

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  3. Two men with rifle face felony chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    Two men walking in a northwest Urbana neighborhood with a rifle Tuesday night were criminally charged Wednesday with weapons offenses. Urbana police Sgt.

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  4. College briefs / scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Morris Daily Herald

    ... fe is like. The 2015 Illini Summer Academies are scheduled for June 21 to 24 on the University of Illinois, Champaign/Urbana campus. For information, visit go.illinois.edu/illini4h or contact the local Extension office at 815-942-2725.

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  5. Urbana's Ramada Guests are Waking Up to GreenRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Market Wire

    Your visit to the Ramada in Urbana, IL just got a little greener. Today, the Ramada Urbana Champaign officially joined the EcoStay program.

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  6. Police investigate shooting of a woman in ChampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The News-Gazette

    According to Champaign police Lt. Robert Rea, Champaign police were called to Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana at 5 p.m., where an unidentified 38-year-old woman was being treated for injuries from a shooting earlier at an undetermined location in Champaign.

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  7. HS Graduation: Champaign CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The News-Gazette

    Champaign Central High School's graduation at the Great Hall at the Krannert Center for the Performing Arts in Urbana on Tuesday , May 26, 2015.

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  8. Deterministic identification of specific individuals from GWAS resultsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Bioinformatics

    Ltd., Singapore, 138632, 3Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, USA, 61801-2302, 4School of Computer Science and Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 639798, 5College of Science, Engineering and Technology, Hamad Bin Khalifa University, Doha, Qatar and 6School of Computing, Fudan University, Shanghai, China, 200433 Motivation : Genome-wide association studies are commonly applied on human genomic data to understand the causal gene combinations statistically connected to certain diseases. Patients involved in these GWASs could be re-identified when the studies release statistical information on a large number of single-nucleotide polymorphisms.

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  9. Riding shotgunRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The News-Gazette

    News-Gazette reporter Johnathan Hettinger, left, and Urbana Officer Cortez Gardner head out the back stairway as they prepare to go on patrol at the Urbana Police Department on Thursday, May 21, 2015. Last week, News-Gazette rookie reporter JOHNATHAN HETTINGER spent the first five hours of a 12-hour night shift doing a "ride-along" with an Urbana police officer.

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  10. Top of the morning, May 26, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The News-Gazette

    ... the first correct answer to Monday's "Where Am I" video on our website. That broke a two-week run by Andy Hewkin of Urbana. - Newman's Larry Nelson is one of many readers who let us know they attended the Rolling Stones concert at the Assembly Hall ...

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  11. Illinois licensing pools, beaches as swimming season startsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Northwest Herald

    ... Freedom of Information Act. Many public pool managers say the facilities aren't profitable. Last summer the pool in Urbana lost more than $110,000. "I don't think that any aquatic facility is a money-making venture," said Leslie Radice, aquatic ...

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  12. How the state regulates poolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | The News-Gazette

    Collin Orcutt, 12, of St. Joseph shoots out of one of the water slides at Crystal Lake Family Aquatic Center in Urbana on Sunday afternoon. Before you dipped your toe in that swimming pool - Crystal Lake or Garfield Park or Sholem or, heck, Freer Gym or Lincolnshire Fields or La Quinta - the state took a look.

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  13. 'It's more of a public service'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | The News-Gazette

    Dontrice Roberson, 14 and Kylan Terry , 11, both of Champaign, pay for admission to Crystal Lake Family Aquatic Center Sunday afternoon in Urbana "I don't think that any aquatic facility is a money-making venture," said Leslie Radice, aquatic manager for the Urbana Park District. "It's more of a public service."

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  14. Area history, May 24, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | The News-Gazette

    In 1915: Edward Hearst, a house cleaner who came to Urbana about two weeks ago, was shot and instantly killed Saturday night by Oliver Curtis of Champaign, who is employed as a dishwasher at Bradley's Arcade in Champaign. The two apparently were feuding over a woman named Minnie Hurt.

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  15. Max sentence for Champaign drug dealerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | The News-Gazette

    ... 2011 and 2012 in which they said Wells was either the seller or the supplier of cocaine at locations in Champaign and Urbana. Wells' attorney, Scott Lerner of Champaign, objected strenuously to Ladd considering many of those because Clifton did not ...

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  16. Club needs fixes before Lil Wayne showRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | The News-Gazette

    ... "Turnin' Up On A Tuesday" event went on sale earlier this week at two locations in Danville and one in Urbana. According to promoter Melvin Staple, the Danville show won't be a full-blown concert but more of an "appearance" by the platinum ...

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  17. Ceremonies will feature traditional salutes, tapsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | The News-Gazette

    ... 21-gun salutes Monday. In two of many ceremonies that day, the VFW's first is at 9 a.m. at Woodlawn Cemetery. The Urbana landmark is home to many veterans from the post, says Pat Mast of Champaign, who will be holding the U.S. flag. AMVETS Post 3 ...

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  18. Area history, May 23, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | The News-Gazette

    ... Nov. 1 is the target date for receiving bids on construction of a $2 million addition to Carle Memorial Hospital in Urbana. Present plans are for a four-story building that can be expanded by three more floors. In 2000: two tough losses haven't ...

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  19. HS Graduations: M-S & RantoulRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The News-Gazette

    Austin "AJ" Ellis waves to a friend on the stage as they wait for Mahomet-Seymour's first graduation in the Great Hall at Krannert Center for the Performing Arts in Urbana to begin on Friday, May 22, 2015. On the right is Michael Webb and on the left is Kevin Kauffman.

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  20. County board officially puts jail plans on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The News-Gazette

    ... was looking at spending anywhere between $29 milion and $37.5 million to close the 35-year-old jail in downtown Urbana and expand onto a combined jail-sheriff's operations complex in east Urbana. Earlier this month at a committee of the whole ...

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