Champaign County Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Getting turbines on rolls meant delay in Vermilion tax billsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    Vermilion County property tax bills will be mailed out next week - two-plus months after Champaign County residents received theirs.

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  2. Two charged with murder in Champaign shootingRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... fatal shooting in northwest Champaign last month have been charged with first-degree murder. One is in the Champaign County jail and police continue to search for the other, as well as a third man believed to be present with a gun when the shooting ...

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  3. Man sentenced to 10 years in cocaine caseRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... 31, whose last known address was in the 500 block of North Penfield Street, pleaded guilty Tuesday before Champaign County Judge Heidi Ladd to possession of a controlled substance as his case was about to be tried by a jury. Miller was arrested on ...

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  4. Judge adds a year when man doesn't show for sentencing in aggravated DUI caseRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... prior DUI convictions. He was on probation for another aggravated DUI at the time of his arrest Jan. 11. Champaign County sheriff's Lt. Curt Apperson said a sheriff's deputy responded to a call from a person who told police that Scheurich was ...

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  5. County's jail planning delayed a weekRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... ill. Two of the reports recommended closing the downtown jail, which was called "deplorable." For years, Champaign County Sheriff Dan Walsh has said the downtown jail was poorly designed, is already antiquated, can't meet the needs of today's jail ...

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  6. Oberweis believes he can win but needs more money to do itRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... the GOP state senator, dairy owner, investment funds manager and multimillionaire from Sugar Grove told the Champaign County Active Seniors Republicans Monday. "We're going to make some inroads in Chicago. All we have to do is get between 25 and 27 ...

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  7. I-TEAM: Rebuilding Gifford With Property Tax ProtectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... Chad Hays, (R) Danville. As small business owners attempt to rebuild in towns like Gifford in Champaign County they have found a new building could result in a change in the assessed value of their property. Gifford suffered a devastating tornado ...

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  8. Gifford, township get state moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... recover, and pay for some of the municipal costs," Quinn said in a brief appearance in the northeast Champaign County community of 900. The governor also signed legislation, sponsored by two area lawmakers, that phases in property tax increases for ...

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  9. Area history, July 7, 2014Read the original story

    Jul 7, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... Cole will fly his 8-cylinder, 80-horsepower Curtis biplane. In 1964: Voluntary donations toward the 1965 Champaign County Freedom Celebration added up to $11,041, according to finance chairman Lyle Blue. The previous record for donations to the ...

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  10. Missing kayaker found walking along U.S. 68Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | WDTN-TV Dayton

    Champaign County Sheriff's Deputies say Daryl Stanforth went kayaking along the Mad River near Urbana around 4 p.m. Sunday.

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  11. IL: MTD Receives Healthy Worksite DesignationRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2014 | Mass Transit

    ... the Illinois Chamber of Commerce. The three-year award will be recognized state-wide and MTD was one of six Champaign County employers to apply for a Healthy Worksite award. There were 58 applications submitted statewide. Out of that pool of ...

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  12. Tom Kacich: Rejection hints at road map to future successRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... get to pick their own voters, you see the outcome," said Knott, a Parkland College trustee and former Champaign County Board member. "It doesn't matter if it's Republican or Democrat, this is about self-motivation and self-preservation. That's the ...

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  13. MoreRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2014 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... said Bean. "I can't imagine what it will be like in a university town like Champaign-Urbana." Neither can Champaign County Clerk, Gordy Hulten. "Normally for a governor's election in Champaign County we get 55,000 votes. I don't know if this is ...

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  14. Woman hurt in crash at rural intersectionRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... to Carle Hospital in Urbana following a late morning accident Tuesday about two miles east of Pesotum. Champaign County sheriff's Sgt. Dan Coile said Hannah S. LaPayne, 19, was driving a Toyota Corolla north on County Road 1200 E at 11:20 a.m. when ...

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  15. Macon County judge appointed to Fourth District Appellate CourtRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... court means that her resident judgeship in Macon County can be filled by appointment and that may free up Champaign County judges who have been traveling to Decatur for months filling in. "We've been on the road for getting close to a year," said ...

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  16. City confirms emerald ash borer infestationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... of Champaign Public Works Department at 217-403-4700 or by visiting the city's website, ci.champaign.il.us. Champaign County continues to be designated as an emerald ash borer quarantine zone, meaning the movement of all ash trees and non-coniferous ...

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  17. Second shooting in 4 days leaves Danville man deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... man is dead after a shooting in Danville early Monday morning. The gunshot victim was identified by the Champaign County coroner's office as Calvin R. Cowen, 30. According to Danville Director of Public Safety Larry Thomason, Cowen was found inside ...

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  18. Top of the Morning, July 1, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... every single shot that we needed to get, which is a great feat." The independent movie, shot entirely in Champaign County and starring the likes of Griffin Dunne, Anthony Edwards, Victor Garber, Danny Glover, Zoe Lister Jones and Kunal Nayyar, is in ...

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  19. Man charged in fatal Champaign shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    A man who police say fired a gun at the scene of a murder last week is being held at the Champaign County Jail on $500,000 bond.

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  20. A Beautiful Little Slice of IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Champaign County encompasses both the city of Champaign and it's adjacent neighbor Urbana, which most people refer to by both names-Champaign-Urbana.

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