Champaign County Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Ohio School Facilities Commission approves millions for UrbanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | Peak Of Ohio

    The Ohio School Facilities Commission has recently approved over $36.9 million in state funding for school construction work in the Urbana City School District of Champaign County.

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  2. Top of the Morning, July 13, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... night. "My life revolves around my passion for derbying," he said. Next up: Saturday's fan-favorite at the Champaign County Fair, the site of one of his, well, shining moments. The year was 2011 and the details are gross. "I was driving around ...

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  3. Two fundraising events set for Relay for LifeRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2013 | The News-Gazette

    The American Cancer Society Relay for Life of Champaign County has two fundraisers coming up: one Saturday and the other next Sunday.

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  4. Clark County deputy accused of tampering with Urbana murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 | Peak Of Ohio

    ... by the sheriff's administration at the Clark County Sheriff's Office as well as the offices of Champaign County Prosecutor Kevin Talebi and Clark County Prosecutor Andy Wilson. It is never gratifying to arrest a law enforcement officer who has been ...

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  5. Five ready to graduate from drug courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    Five people set to graduate from Champaign County's drug court program have been to jail or prison a total of 21 times in their adult lives.

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  6. Top of the Morning, July 12, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    Julianne Wallace, the 2013 Champaign County Fair Queen, waves during the 13th Annual Parade of Lights in Champaign on Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013.

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  7. Police work ends burglary ring, sends top offenders to prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    From left, Champaign County sheriff's investigator Jody Ferry, Champaign County Assistant State's Attorney Scott Larson, and Dale Rawdin, retired Champaign police detective stand in front of evidence collected in late 2012, in solving more than a dozen home break-ins in southwest Champaign and Savoy, at the Champaign County Sheriff's office on ... (more)

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  8. Methodist churches join forces for Habitat houseRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    The churches have been working on this project, an "angel build" for Habitat for Humanity of Champaign County, for the past year to raise the money, round up the volunteers and line up child care and meals for workers.

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  9. Judge sentences stalker to nine yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    A Champaign County judge Wednesday called an Urbana man, convicted of stalking his ex-girlfriend for months, "bright but diabolical."

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  10. New economic development chief sets sights on budget balancing [The...Read the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) July 10--CHAMPAIGN _ The new executive director of the Champaign County Economic Development Corp. said he is determined that the group has a break-even budget for the fiscal year that began July 1. On Wednesday, the group's board of directors approved a core budget of $468,000 that calls for a steep increase in ... (more)

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  11. Man wanted in Champaign shooting turns self inRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... D. Craig, 39, whose last known address was in the 1200 block of Paula Drive, Champaign, was booked into the Champaign County Jail just before 2 a.m. on charges of being an armed habitual criminal and unlawful use of weapons. The charges were filed ...

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  12. Bus owner who tried silencing Yelp, reddit critics faces new e-harassment arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | Ars Technica

    ... he had posted the $10,000 bond and was free awaiting arraignment, according to a spokesperson for the Champaign County Sheriff's Office where Toeppen was booked. Toeppen frequently posts "dirt" about his competitors and detractors on his company's ...

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  13. Police: 'We're all working together'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... have." And in Champaign, that cooperation extends to Urbana, the University of Illinois police and the Champaign County Sheriff's Department, among others, said Police Chief Anthony Cobb. They share information and what "proactive steps" they may be ...

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  14. Top of the Morning, July 10, 2014Read the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... candy crowd. It's something she had dreamed of since working as a stagehand alongside her mom at the 2011 Champaign County Fair. Her next stop: the Miss Illinois County Fair competition in January. There, she'll be introduced as a fair queen, not as ...

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  15. Top of the Morning, July 6, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    Members of the Centennial High School Band during the 2014 Champaign County Freedom Celebration parade in Champaign.

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  16. Area history, July 6, 2014Read the original story

    Jul 6, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    In 1914: Upward of 50 prominent Champaign County Democrats sat down for breakfast this morning with Roger C. Sullivan of Chicago, a candidate for the Democratic nomination for the U.S. Senate.

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  17. Area history, July 5, 2014Read the original story

    Jul 5, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    In 1914: A few accidents marred the celebration of Independence Day in Champaign County yesterday.

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  18. 2014 Champaign County Freedom CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    Members of the American Legion Post 24 color guard during the 2014 Champaign County Freedom Celebration parade in Champaign.

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  19. Champaign kicks off Independence Day celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | WAND-TV Decatur

    The public is invited to experience Independence Day with the Champaign County Freedom Celebration Board at the group's community-wide celebration July 4. The theme for this year's event is "Celebrating Community Volunteers," and the United Way of Champaign County will act as Grand Marshal.

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  20. Two fundraising events set for Relay for LifeRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2013 | The News-Gazette

    The American Cancer Society Relay for Life of Champaign County has two fundraisers coming up: one Saturday and the other next Sunday.

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