Champaign Central High School Cleans Up Their Image
The principal at Central High School in Champaign says it`s violent image is on the way out. There`s been a dramatic decrease in the...
Nursing Home Costs
The Champaign County Board has hired outside consultants to see how it can save money on the nursing home. The administrator says it has nothing...
House Approves Electric Rate Freeze
If you`re wondering how you`ll make ends meet when power bills going up by more than 50 percent you may not have to worry. ...
Cause of Fatal Fire Might Never be known
Firefighters in Vermilion County say they may never know what caused a fire that claimed the lives of two children Friday. 18-month-old Brayden Booe...
Mother Still Critical Following Fire
A mother from Vermilion County remains in critical condition tonight after a fire that claimed the life of two of her children. The fire...
Law Students Helping Katrina Victims
It`s been over a year since Hurricane Katrina battered the gulf coast taking the lives of thousands and running up a record high tab in...
More Charges in Teen Pimping Case in Urbana
There`s another victim in the teen pimping case in Urbana. The Champaign County State`s Attorney filed more charges against John Haywood Friday. He was arrested...
Two Children Killed in House Fire
Two children are dead after a mobile home fire in Vermilion County on Monday. There were six people inside the home when the...
Meth Making Plan Foiled; 2 People Hurt
Four people are behind bars and two hazmat workers hurt after a meth bust in Vermilion County. It happend at Illiana Seed just Northwest of...
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.
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