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HARRISTOWN -- A three-car crash is being investigated.
SPRINGFIELD -- Two teens were arrested for shooting at a car.
DANVILLE -- Crews called in extra help to battle an apartment fire Tuesday morning.
URBANA -- Kick off racing season with a run designed to help give enslaved women their freedom.
Latest: 9:37 am, 4/28/15, Tuesday
LUDLOW -- Authorities have arrested someone on suspicion of arson.
Latest: 10:05 pm, 4/27/15, Monday
MATTOON -- Organ donations from a little boy are helping five families.
RANTOUL -- An area man has a rare disease which could leave him with just weeks to live.
CHAMPAIGN -- Volunteers are needed to support children's cancer research.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A major road connecting two towns needs some work done.
CHAMPAIGN -- In just two hours, he put together a 1K race in the gym at South Side Elementary.
CHAMPAIGN -- Without enough money to fix all the roads and bridge in the state right away, transportation leaders are looking for help.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- An Urbana woman will serve 18 months in federal prison and pay a fine for her part in a kidnapping hoax.
Latest: 6:29 pm, 4/28/15, Monday
CHAMPAIGN -- More counterfeit cash is finding its way to area registers.
MCKENDREE TOWNSHIP -- A bumpy ride has taken on a new meaning in Vermilion County.
ILLINOIS -- There could soon be less tackling during high school football practices.
Latest: 6:10 pm, 4/27/15, Monday
SPRINGFIELD -- This weekend is the 150th anniversary of Abraham Lincoln's funeral.
LINCOLN -- The town is honor its namesake.
DEWITT COUNTY -- The nuclear power plant near Clinton is shut down.
Latest: 6:06 pm, 4/27/15, Monday
VERMILION COUNTY -- A hazardous site is getting cleaned up.
DECATUR -- Police want to know who robbed a Casey's over the weekend.
Latest: 6:04 pm, 4/27/15, Monday
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The body of a missing student has been found in Rochester, Minnesota.
DANVILLE -- Crews saved an area business after fire broke out in a storage closet.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- This week's Most Wanted is Dezmond Jenkins.
CHAMPAIGN -- Police are searching for a man accused of using someone else's credit card to make multiple cash withdrawals from area ATM's.
CHAMPAIGN -- As dog owners, veterinarians, and pet daycare operators are bracing for a new form of canine influenza, one business owner says the threat of more is taking money from her pocket.
CHAMPAIGN -- It's going to be more difficult getting around a main road Monday.
URBANA -- Officers are looking for a man after a traffic stop turned into a chase.
SAVOY -- An event with big trucks is helping welcome summer!
RANTOUL -- Two men are in custody and another is on the run after an armed robbery.
CHAMPAIGN -- A smoke alarm warned a family when a fire started in their house Saturday.
DECATUR -- For the first time, volunteers made sure people's homes are ready in case of fire.
NATIONAL -- Soon, comic books won't just be for the boys' club and a big reason is a girl from Central Illinois.
DANVILLE -- Teachers were helping students prepare for the next step in their lives.
TOLONO -- High school students got a powerful message about drinking and driving, just in time for prom Saturday.
BLOOMINGTON -- Police have made an arrest for drug trafficking.
CHAMPAIGN -- A Peoria man, already in prison for robbery, faces two more charges for holding up area banks.
CHAMPAIGN -- The votes are in on the best place to work in the state.
CHAMPAIGN -- A 4-year old boy saved his family from a fire.
Latest: 10:16 pm, 4/25/15, Saturday
DECATUR -- The votes are in and the city is one step closer to winning Kraft's Hockeyville.
URBANA -- Some Yankee Ridge grade school students helped plant three trees at Larson Park.
Update: 6:30 pm, 4/24/15, Friday
PARIS -- A little boy's dreams are coming true.
Latest: 5:16 pm, 4/24/15, Friday
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- An infectious canine respiratory virus is plaguing animals around the U.S. and there's been one confirmed case in Urbana.
CHAMPAIGN -- The Illinois Department of Transportation is coming to town and officials want to hear from you.
NATIONAL -- An area bike shop is feeling the aftermath of a major recall.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Vice President Joe Biden told students "It's On Us" to put an end to sexual assault.
Update: 10:01 pm
RANTOUL -- After decades of preserving the area's military history, the Chanute Air Museum is closing.
URBANA -- Students say they're up to Vice President Joe Biden's "It's On Us" challenge.
Update: 6:27 pm, 4/23/15, Thursday
DANVILLE -- Teachers have a new contract extension.
MOULTRIE COUNTY -- An area lawyer has been suspended.
URBANA -- Some victims say they live in fear, but the university is working on ways to make that better.
ILLINOIS -- One state lawmaker is living the “good life” spending campaign cash on luxuries from limos to jet setting around the country all while representing one of Illinois’s poorest districts.
SPRINGFIELD -- An audit in the treasurer's office found several forms of waste and abuse.
ILLINOIS -- It's illegal to recruit gang members on school property.
Update: 10:11 pm, 4/26/15, Sunday
ILLINOIS -- State law prohibits those with criminal records from some jobs, like working in a school or even volunteering in certain places.
ILLINOIS -- State law mandates, before children enter kindergarten, they must have all their shots.
ILLINOIS -- Friday was the deadline for lawmakers to move their bills to the next phase.
ILLINOIS -- It's been ten years since lawmakers passed the Illinois Personal Information Protection Act.
ILLINOIS -- If you don't pay your student loans, you could find yourself without a job.
ILLINOIS -- Former convicts could get a second chance in the real world under a new bill in the Statehouse.
ILLINOIS -- Legislation passed out of the Senate Thursday.
ILLINOIS – It‘s been 100 days since Bruce Rauner took the lead in Illinois, but has he kept his promise of ‘shaking up Springfield?’
ILLINOIS -- Wednesday is Earth Day.
Latest: 6:06 pm, 4/22/15, Wednesday
ILLINOIS -- In honor of Earth Day, your drinking water could be getting cleaner and safer.
VERMILION COUNTY -- Red light cameras could be coming down.
ILLINOIS -- There are endangered historic landmarks all over the state.
ILLINOIS -- Governor Bruce Rauner has promised billions in savings by making painful cuts to state services, but some say his cuts may cost him more than he thinks.
ILLINOIS -- One organization says thousands of jobs in Illinois are being filled with unqualified workers.
ILLINOIS -- Some lawmakers are trying to help business owners by creating an online portal.
ILLINOIS -- As Michael Frerichs reaches his 100th day in office this Tuesday, he spoke to WCIA about his top priorities for the state treasury.
Update: 6:25 pm, 4/20/15, Monday
SPRINGFIELD -- The medical marijuana law has been on the books for nearly two years.
ILLINOIS -- There are a lot of things pregnant women should be on the lookout for, but there's one virus which is not as well-known as others.
ILLINOIS -- A bill to help terminally ill patients is close to becoming law.
ILLINOIS -- Thousands of children don't know where their next meal will come from.
ILLINOIS -- You know what to do when you come to a stop sign, but what if it's not there?
ILLINOIS -- As Governor Bruce Rauner begins putting together the state's next budget, House Speaker Michael Madigan (D) is forming a new oversight panel to watch the decisions being made.
ILLINOIS -- The beginning of a budget bill in Illinois begins with dozens of testimony from businesses, schools, and regular people.
Update: 6:05 pm, 4/16/15, Thursday
ILLINOIS -- Autism programs in the state are feeling the pain of Governor Bruce Rauner's budget cuts.
ILLINOIS -- The Illinois Tobacco Quitline also took a financial hit.
ILLINOIS -- Some babies are born addicted to drugs.
SPRINGFIELD -- Caretakers of Abraham Lincoln’s final resting place are fighting back after his tomb was labeled a ‘disappointment.’
Update: 6:08 pm
SPRINGFIELD -- Wednesday marks the 150th anniversary of Abraham Lincoln's assassination.
ILLINOIS -- There were nearly 200 reported cases of human trafficking in Illinois last year.
SPRINGFIELD -- What better way to learn about state politics than a day at the Capitol?
ILLINOIS -- A former donor to Aaron Schock's campaign has filed suit against the former congressman in Northern Illinois.
ILLINOIS – University of Illinois-Springfield students are “tweeting” their way back into time to commemorate the 150th anniversary of Abraham Lincoln’s assassination and funeral.
ILLINOIS -- Abused children may feel like they don't have a voice.
ILLINOIS -- Most drivers know it's important to be defensive and be prepared for anything, but it's especially true when it comes to avoiding drunk drivers.
ILLINOIS -- Members of the Legislative Black Caucus spoke up Tuesday about how Governor Bruce Rauner's budget cuts will affect their communities.
ILLINOIS -- Some members of the General Assembly say Governor Bruce Rauner's proposed pension overhaul needs a closer look.
ILLINOIS -- Bruce Rauner showed his mission to shake up Springfield hasn’t lost momentum in his first one on one interview with WCIA since taking office.
ILLINOIS -- Millions of dollars in cuts and thousands of patients with possibly nowhere to go.
ILLINOIS -- The governor's proposed cuts are being felt around the state.
ILLINOIS -- Changes could be on the way for your baby's nursery.
SPRINGFIELD -- A proposed bill would require businesses to keep children’s indoor play areas clean.
ILLINOIS -- State Senator Chapin Rose (R) has a new plan to save public universities some money.
ILLINOIS- Central Illinois businesses say the tax burden in Illinois is killing small towns that are already struggling to survive.
ILLINOIS -- Residents pay $0.19 a gallon for gas, but one group is asking lawmakers for an increase.
Update: 5:25 pm
ILLINOIS -- Do you ever wonder what to do with leftover prescriptions?
ILLINOIS- The corruption probe into former Illinois Congressman Aaron Schock’s spending habits has made it to the next level with witnesses testifying before a grand jury.
ILLINOIS -- The state might have to find new places to buy its cars.
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