Champaign County Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Area history, Aug. 19, 2014Read the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... w group of 11 court-appointed special advocates for abused and neglected children was sworn in Wednesday by Champaign County Associate Judge Ann Einhorn.

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  2. EXCHANGE: Visitor agency banks on agritourismRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... reconnect people to food, and that part is very satisfying." Agritourism is one of five initiatives Visit Champaign County is pursuing this year and the one that's furthest along, said Jayne DeLuce, executive director of the local tourism bureau. ...

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  3. Rural Urbana man arrested after meth lab is found in homeRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    A rural Urbana man is being held at the Champaign County Jail on $150,000 bond after sheriff's deputies found a meth lab in his home over the weekend.

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  4. Champaign coroner IDs train collision victimRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... Northrup says 52-year-old Diane M. Siewert was pronounced dead early Monday at the scene of the crash. Champaign County sheriff's Sgt. Greg Mills says a passerby did not see the accident but called police after spotting a car that had rolled over. ...

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  5. Weapon plea brings prison sentence, boot camp recommendationRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... admitted he had a gun stolen from a Champaign store has been sentenced to eight years in prison. However, Champaign County Judge Tom Difanis agreed to recommend Davion Hedrick, 25, of the 1700 block of West John Street, for the Department of ...

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  6. Early morning crash claims the life of Champaign womanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... early Monday morning. The wreck happened on Cardinal Road, East of Staley Road, in Champaign. According to Champaign County Coroner Duane Northrup, Diane M. Siewert, 52, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash at 1:33 a.m. Siewert was the only ...

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  7. Updated: Coroner identifies woman killed in collision with trainRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... Champaign woman was killed late Sunday or early Monday in a collision with a train northwest of Champaign. Champaign County Coroner Duane Northrup said Diane M. Siewert, 52, of Champaign was pronounced dead at 1:33 a.m. Monday at the scene of the ...

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  8. Woman still in hospital from weekend DUI crashRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    Champaign County sheriff's Sgt. Greg Mills said Lisa Emmert, 24, of the 100 block of West Washington Street, Urbana, was driving her car south on Illinois 130 about a mile north of Philo when she was hit by another car.

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  9. Traffic stops in Champaign-UrbanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... warrants. But one has a civil warrant in a child-support case. Buckley arrests him and takes him to the Champaign County Jail. Day in and day out, police across the area stop drivers and pedestrians for violations of the state's traffic laws. For 10 ...

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  10. Coroner identifies murdered homeless manRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... "We have made notification to famil members as of today. (They) were not aware Mr. Scheel was currently in Champaign County and were appreciative for being notified in person before public release of their loved one's identity." Champaign police are ...

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  11. Beware of bacteriaRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... in McLean County to one each at Moraine View State Park (McLean County) and the Middle Fork County Park (Champaign County, near Penfield). But water quality is sampled much less frequently than at a public swimming pool, for example. Records show ...

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  12. A dangerous campus combinationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... listening to live music, they are referred to generically as "club drugs." Court records reveal some of Champaign County's more noteworthy MDMA arrests in the past couple of years happened in the vicinity of The Canopy Club, 708 S. Goodwin Ave., U, ...

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  13. Renovation ahead for Lake of the Woods gardensRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    Even if the name doesn't ring a bell, most people in Champaign County would probably recognize a photograph of the Mabery Gelvin Botanical Garden at Lake of the Woods: the lily-studded pond, the cascading waterfall, the Japanese-style red iron bridge.

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  14. Man sentenced to probation, $19,000 in restitutionRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... of radio-controlled merchandise from his former employer was sentenced Friday to two years of probation. Champaign County Judge Heidi Ladd cautioned Brian Wells not to miss payments on the $19,404 in restitution he was ordered to make as part of his ...

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  15. Argument over remote let to shooting; son chargedRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... Saturday morning. "The charge is for aggravated battery because the victim is over 60 years of age," said Champaign County State's Attorney Julia Rietz. According to a Champaign police report, officers were called to Tawney Court, just north of ...

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  16. Hog and Husband Champions Crowned at State FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    ... Sunday afternoon. The winners of the hog- and husband-calling contests take home $350 each. Chris Karr, a Champaign County pig farmer, was a repeat winner of the hog-calling contest. This year, he augmented his call with a prop: a gizmo with ...

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  17. Autopsy: Homeless man murderedRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... body was found near railroad tracks in Champaign over the weekend indicates that he was probably murdered. Champaign County Coroner Duane Northrup said the autopsy of the 50-year-old man on Monday showed the man's death was at someone else's hands ...

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  18. Area history, Aug. 11, 2014Read the original story

    Aug 11, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... from fans. In 1964, the Champaign school board voted to turn over the old Percival School building to the Champaign County Board of Trustees since the building is no longer needed. The building stands on land leased from the University of Illinois, ...

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  19. Hog- and Husband-calling Supremacy at the FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | WTAX-AM Springfield

    ... Sunday afternoon. The winners of the hog- and husband-calling contests take home $350 each. Chris Karr, a Champaign County pig farmer, was a repeat winner of the hog-calling contest. This year, he augmented his call with a prop: a gizmo with ...

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  20. Autopsy today for man found along tracksRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    Champaign County Coroner Duane Northrup said that the man, who has been described by police as homeless, still had not been positively identified as of Sunday evening.

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