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URBANA -- The Sidney Lu Center will be on the corner of Green Street and Goodwin Avenue.
Update: 6:03 pm, 4/17/15, Friday
DECATUR -- The park district has started receiving its lost funds.
CHAMPAIGN -- School resource officer Ed Wachala got his head and eyebrows shaved at the Circle K on John Street and Mattis Avenue.
URBANA -- He worked with the women's basketball team, but athletics officials at the University of Illinois say he's been removed from his position.
CHAMPAIGN -- This week, the nation is observing the 8th anniversary of the Virginia Tech school shootings.
Update: 5:02 pm
CHAMPAIGN -- A water main break caused high dollar damage.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- An Urbana contractor says he's been scammed after doing work for a man in Rantoul and not getting paid.
URBANA -- Community leaders are coming together to celebrate financial literacy.
ILLINOIS -- The April 15 tax filing deadline is passed, but folks who were uninsured in 2014 were forced to pay a penalty under the Affordable Care Act.
SPRINGFIELD -- More than 130 new correctional officers joined the ranks Friday.
CHAMPAIGN -- Nearly 30 men are ready to join the ranks of firefighters around the state.
CHAMPAIGN -- A second suspect faces charges in connection to an October murder.
EFFINGHAM COUNTY -- A man is dead after a car crash.
SPRINGFIELD -- An area man is behind bars after police say he violated an order of protection and then tried to resist arrest.
MAHOMET -- It’s tornado season and one area school is prepared for severe weather.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- A class to learn how to print may not sound exciting, but that's because you're thinking two-dimensional, not three.
Update: 10:05 pm
CHAMPAIGN -- Police aren’t taking any chances and have an officer staked out in a neighborhood where gun violence has escalated.
RANTOUL -- Two men were arrested on burglary charges.
Latest: 10:01 pm, 4/16/15, Thursday
RANTOUL -- District leaders know the drill because an area school has a second sexual misconduct case on its hands for a second time.
CHAMPAIGN -- People can get their first look at a the Daily Bread Soup Kitchen this weekend.
ILLINOIS -- Dating violence among teens is a crime without a zip code.
CHAMPAIGN -- It's called the premier event of the spring and it's just for ladies.
Update: 6:34 pm, 4/16/15, Thurday
MACON COUNTY -- Authorities are warning about another phone scam targeting senior citizens.
Latest: 6:33 pm, 4/16/15, Thursday
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The search for a missing UI student continues.
Update: 6:32 pm, 4/16/15, Thursday
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- The Champaign County Fair Board is under fire for cutting ties with a group of disabled veterans.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- UI wheelchair athlete Tatyana McFadden has won another major award.
PIATT COUNTY -- A broken water pipe caused some major damage at Bement Middle School in February.
CHAMPAIGN -- Students are getting ready for their annual dance marathon at Centennial High School and the stakes are getting higher.
Latest: 6:00 pm
URBANA -- A well-known UI professor was killed while crossing the street.
CHAMPAIGN -- A documentary is headed to the big screen.
Latest: 5:14 pm, 4/15/15, Thursday
FAIRDALE -- One week ago, deadly tornadoes hit north central Illinois.
Latest: 5:05 pm, 4/16/15, Thursday
MCLEAN COUNTY -- Authorities now have an idea of why a plane crashed killing seven men last Tuesday.
URBANA -- As the weather gets warmer, more people are moving the party outdoors.
SPRINGFIELD -- Someone broke into a church.
IROQUOIS COUNTY -- Police are searching for an older man they say has been trying to abduct young girls.
RANTOUL -- A woman was found hurt, laying in a yard Thursday morning.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- A new man is in charge of the UI's School of Music.
ILLINOIS -- Champaign is being called one of the Most Progressive Cities because of the energy saved by local businesses.
PENFIELD -- Authorities found a meth lab early Thursday morning.
Latest: 10:20 pm, 4/15/15, Wednesday
CHAMPAIGN -- It helped put Champaign-Urbana on the map when it comes to movies.
MONTICELLO -- The fire department is getting some much-needed equipment.
Update: 10:06 pm, 4/15/15, Wednesday
MAHOMET -- A lawyer says he'll work for free to help an area charity.
Update: 10:05 pm
PIATT COUNTY -- Firefighters had their hands full Wednesday.
CHAMPAIGN -- A teenager was shot while getting off the bus.
DANVILLE -- Focusing on healthy eating is costing the school district.
RIDGE FARM -- An area woman is pulling people together to help tornado victims even though the community is hundreds of miles away from the destruction.
CHAMPAIGN -- It can be hard to put a price on art, but one artist is teaching others the value of recycling through his work.
CHAMPAIGN -- Volunteers who help out at schools are being honored this week.
Update: 6:33 pm, 4/15/15, Wednesday
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A woman accused of stealing an ambulance and captured in Rantoul has been found not guilty by reason of insanity.
CHAMPAIGN-URBANA -- CUMTD says the biggest road project since I-74 or I-57 is about to make its way to town.
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 Department of Public Health already has 2,000 applications for medical marijuana.
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.
ILLINOIS -- Some lawmakers hope tax incentives can spur job growth.
ILLINOIS -- A proposal would add more restrictions to the list of places you can't carry a concealed weapon.
DECATUR -- Students got a lesson Monday leaders hope they can can use after graduation.
ILLINOIS -- The Department of Justice is saying sexual assault is a problem on campus around Illinois.
ILLINOIS -- Millions of dollars in the state budget are being suspended.
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Bruce Rauner has given his first pardon since taking office to a Champaign County man.
SPRINGFIELD -- You already have certain rights to privacy at work. Now some lawmakers are trying to add to those rights.
SPRINGFIELD -- If you're planning a trip to the Capitol, you may want to be careful where you stand.
SPRINGFIELD -- Last year in Illinois, 317 people were killed due to alcohol-related accidents.
ILLINOIS -- Do you know what a license plate reader is? If not, you might want to learn.
ILLINOIS— Crime doesn't pay, but some lawmakers want to cough up the cash to catch the criminals.
ILLINOIS -- The prescriptions you pick up at the pharmacy could soon look different.
ILLINOIS—While some of Illinois nuclear power plants are making millions, others are struggling and nuclear energy advocates say they need help in order to compete.
ILLINOIS -- If your hours at work change weekly, it can be tough to make plans.
ILLINOIS -- The VA’S Veterans’ Choice Program has left some veterans not much choice at all when it comes to health care.
Latest: 10:05 pm, 3/31/15, Tuesday
ILLINOIS -- There's now a better idea of when Aaron Schock's replacement will be elected.
ILLINOIS -- Each day in the U.S., more than nine people are killed and 1,500 are hurt from distracted drivers.
ILLINOIS -- Some lawmakers are trying to protect your opinion as part of a new proposal at the statehouse.
SPRINGFIELD -- Democratic Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth stopped in town Tuesday.
ILLINOIS -- While millions are calling a new law in Indiana a big mistake, there was unanimous support for a similar law passed in Illinois almost twenty years ago.
Update: 4:45 pm, 3/30/15, Monday
ILLINOIS -- State Senator Darin LaHood (R) officially announced his candidacy for U.S. Congress Monday.
ILLINOIS -- Harsher penalties could be on the way for employers who don't pay their workers.