Proposed Smoking Ban in Danville Moves Forward with Exceptions
A proposed smoking ban in Danville moves forward but not completely. A city subcommittee voted four to one Thursday night for a ban, but some...
Haigh Murder Update
The Champaign Police Department is bringing in FBI profilers to help solve a murder mystery. It`s been six months since Jerry Haigh was stabbed several...
Sewer Increases Approved in Savoy
People in Savoy will see an increase on their water bills. In a close vote, leaders approved a maintenance fee for sewers. The increases will...
An empty U of I campus proved to be too tempting for some burglars over winter break. Police say vending machines were pried open at...
U of I Athletics Dept. is Searching for a New Announcer
The University of Illinois` Division of Athletics has told Public Address Announcer Jim Sheppard, that they want to go in a new direction. Sheppard has...
Major Employer Lays Off Workers
It`s a bad start to the new year for workers at Danville`s Thyssen Krupp plant. This afternoon, the company laid off about 65 employees...
Teen Charged in Decatur Stabbing Murder
Detectives in Decatur right now are wrapping up what appears to be the first homicide of 2007. Police say a teenager did it. 18 year...
Urbana Bar Owners Report Lower Turnout
It`s day one of Urbana`s smoking ordinance in bars, and business owners say it`s not starting off their year on a good foot. After...
Danville to Consider Smoking Ban
This week Danville will take a closer look at a possible smoking ordinance. The city council`s ordinance subcommittee plans to discuss the issue Thursday...
New State Laws 2007
Around the state.. police will be able to use g-p-s tracking to monitor paroled sexual offenders. And if your a "good samaritan" who helps...
Urbana Smoking Ban
The Urbana smoking ban is in full effect starting today. The ban for bars begins when they reopen for business today.
Teens Suspects Lead Police on Foot Chase
Two juvenile suspects are in custody tonight and police believe they may be the culprits behind a rash of unsolved burglaries in southeast Urbana. ...
Towing Company Offering Free Way Home
Sunday night a local towing company will be offering a free ride home in hopes of keeping those who`ve been drinking off the road. ...
Champaign Reviews Emergency System After Fire Response Mistake
The city of Champaign says it has wiped out any questions about dispatching firefighters to its southwest side. Earlier this week, METCAD called Savoy to...
New Laws Put Dent in Meth Cases in Central Illinois
The changes to the way you can buy cold medicines are paying off in the fight against meth. Meth task forces say new laws about...
Teen Charged With Attempted Murder
A teenager from Rantoul was in court today on charges he tried to kill a handicapped woman. Police say 19-year-old Jeremy Price went into the...
Rantoul Natives Serving In Iraq Get Honored
Soldiers are now lining the streets of Rantoul. The village put up the banners to honor every Rantoul soldier who is currently deployed. Several service...
Urbana Man Remembers Visit From President Gerald Ford
An Urbana man has fond memories of late President Gerald Ford. Ford visited Roger Grace`s family farm 30 years ago during a campaign swing. Grace...
Mattoon Police Officer Saves Newborn`s Life
A baby in Mattoon is alive thanks in part to the quick thinking of a police officer. David Pearcy, Jr. was born eleven days ago...
Hobby Lobby Moving
A popular store in Champaign will soon have a new home. Hobby Lobby plans to move into the K`s Merchandise building near Marketplace Mall next...
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