Simon suggests cities consider banning assault weapons
Update: 5:02 pm SPRINGFIELD -- It's now or never. That's the message one state leader hopes to get out about banning assault weapons.
Pets escape early morning house fire
RANTOUL -- Officials are investigating the cause of a house fire.
Safe and Sound: Your ringing phone
ILLINOIS-- We do so much to make sure criminals don't know we're away from our homes, but have you ever thought about taking care of...
Champaign County's Most Wanted: Kyle Koester
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- This week's most wanted is Kyle Koester.
Police look for leads in arson
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Authorities are investigating an arson.
Arrest made in at least one shooting
CHAMPAIGN -- Police make one arrest in a series of shootings over the weekend.
Motorcyclist killed in early morning accident
Update: 8:18 pm WAVERLY -- The Illinois State Police released the name of an Auburn man killed in a single motorcycle accident Monday morning.
Our Town Paxton preview
PAXTON -- It's the capitol of Ford County and a pretty cool place to go.
State's Attorney dismisses gun cases as promised
SPRINGFIELD -- More controversy surrounding concealed-carry in Illinois.
Shooting benefit honors late deputy
DANVILLE -- People were locked and loaded for a good cause Sunday.
Families hope for quiet finish to violent weekend
CHAMPAIGN -- The gunfire finally went silent for people in the northwest side of the city Sunday. Police are investigating four gang-related shootings from this...
Feeling the heat of hands-on training
CHAMPAIGN -- Hundreds of firefighters from around the Midwest have been putting out blazes at the Fire Service Institute.
Celebrating the arts
URBANA -- The weather was just right for the Race Street Bash on Sunday afternoon.
Fourth shooting in two days
CHAMPAIGN -- A fourth shooting in two days sends two to the hospital.
Administrators say funding is too little, too late
SPRINGFIELD -- Now that lawmakers are done for the summer, it's up to Governor Quinn to finalize the state's budget.
Robert Reese Poker Run
TUSCOLA -- Eight months later, people are still laughing at his jokes and rallying around the family of a former WCIA-3 News great.
Event to sell beer for first time ever
CHAMPAIGN -- The Taste of CU always has great food on the menu, but the community wanted to add a little kick.
Doctors find correlation between HPV and throat cancer
CHAMPAIGN -- Local doctors are seeing more cases of cancer, but the cause might surprise you.
Former candidate wants open school board seat
CHAMPAIGN -- A former school board candidate hopes to get a second chance at a seat.
Three shootings are gang-related
CHAMPAIGN -- People are terrified after three shootings happened in their neighborhoods, all in just 24-hours.
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