This isn't the only coyote attack in recent weeks and trappers say there are ways to avoid them.
A coyote on the hunt found a woman's dog and killed it, right in her backyard.
CHAMPAIGN -- A national search for a new fire chief is down to three finalists.
Update: 3:58 pm, 3/6/14, Thursday
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- With Unofficial just hours away, UI police are turning to social media to keep people safe.
CHAMPAIGN -- Young Professionals are helping even younger professionals.
CHAMPAIGN -- Students can be hesitant to call police if alcohol is involved when a problem happens.
CHAMPAIGN -- Workers have spent thousands of dollars filling potholes so far this season, but with money from the city's sales tax, there's a new plan on the table.
CHAMPAIGN -- A new program is ready to take off at Parkland College.
CHAMPAIGN -- Tuesday is the last regular season game for the Fighting Illini at the State Farm Center.
CHAMPAIGN -- Students at Centennial High School are giving kids on the other side of the world a piece of home.