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Latest: 11:39 am, 7/31/14, Thursday
SANGAMON COUNTY -- Police have now identified a person after skeletal remains were found in Rochester, July 19.
ILLINOIS-- Researchers say 40% of parents are giving their children the wrong dose of medicine. Experts say the kitchen spoon is a big reason why.
VILLA GROVE -- A rare disorder lead to many health complications for one man. Now this 4-time cancer survivor is battling cancer once again.
ILLINOIS -- Three months remain until the election and both gubernatorial candidates are already in the campaign swing, even if voters are still in vacation mode.
DANVILLE -- A committee is talking about closing one fire station. It’s all part of a plan to save money. They would go from four stations to three.
URBANA -- The end of summer means the start of football. Soon, kids will be lacing up their cleats to start practice.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- The Champaign-Urbana Public Health District practices what it preaches.
Update: 10:23 pm, 7/30/14, Wednesday
ILLINOIS -- Schools have gotten safer for people with severe allergies.
SPRINGFIELD -- Two people are riding across the country for a special cause.
DANVILLE -- There may be more improvements to the streets around the high school.
ILLINOIS -- State troopers will be out in full force this weekend.
BLYTHEVILLE, AR -- A man wanted for murder in Champaign is captured.
TOLONO -- A woman and her family are shaken up after someone robbed their home.
TEUTOPOLIS -- When you think about small towns, you probably don't expect to see big business.
RANTOUL -- Farmers from Central Illinois shared their knowledge and experience with farmers from Brazil this week.
Update: 6:05 pm, 7/30/14, Wednesday
NEWMAN -- People in Douglas County will be talking about the future of their post office.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- UI students now have another place to go if they need to see a doctor.
ILLINOIS -- Come November, voters could get a chance to weigh in on the idea of an extra tax on millionaires.
Latest: 5:52 pm
URBANA -- Another shooting, this time near Booker T. Washington Elementary School.
ILLINOIS -- People with disabilities are bringing awareness to their daily struggles.
Update: 5:10 pm, 7/30/14, Wednesday
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- More tourists are visiting the area and more visitors mean more money.
ILLINOIS -- People who are visually impaired will have access to more resources at some libraries in the state.
NATIONAL -- A new report shows social media is taking its toll on our health.
ILLINOIS -- The state is taking steps to help the transgender community.
Latest: 4:46 pm, 7/30/14, Wednesday
CHRISTIAN COUNTY -- More people were arrested after a standoff and shooting.
Update: 4:37 pm
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Three people are accused of intimidating witnesses in a murder in Champaign.
TEUTOPOLIS -- Our Town is celebrating 175 years of history. But, even when it's not the town's terquasquicentennial, you can visit its past each week.
ILLINOIS -- People are shocked after a failed bombing in downtown Springfield, but it’s the members of the bomb squad who helped avert a disaster.
NATIONAL -- The NCAA has reached a $75 million settlement in a concussion lawsuit.
Latest: 10:23 pm, 7/29/14, Tuesday
CHAMPAIGN -- The location of the new Central High School and its cost are now known.
DANVILLE -- Most times a waitress is just the person who brings your food. But, how often do they change your life?
Update: 10:10 pm
ILLINOIS -- Road crews are getting ready for winter, but not everyone is getting help from the state.
LINCOLN -- Another home for the developmentally disabled could soon close.
DANVILLE -- Three men were arrested for the robbery of a downtown jewelry story.
SAVOY -- One a bomb is taken care of, authorities launch an investigation.
Latest: 5:38 pm, 7/29/14, Tuesday
SPRINGFIELD -- Steps have been taken in the case of child abuse allegations at a home for mentally and physically disabled children.
TEUTOPOLIS -- Our Town's Kid to Know is doing his best to be a part of the celebration.
CHAMPAIGN -- School is already in session for some students, but the majority return to class in just a few weeks.
Latest: 3:49 pm, 7/29/14, Tuesday
SPRINGFIELD -- After a bomb scare downtown Monday, police confirm the suspicious package was an explosive.
BROADLANDS -- Corn stalks are on the rise this summer. Rain and cooler temperatures have helped the corn grow.
MACON COUNTY -- An area man is arraigned on a felony charge of aggravated battery for allegedly inflicting multiple injuries on a 2-year old boy.
TEUTOPOLIS -- One woman has lost of memories from Our Town's first Centennial Celebration. Since then, she's been able to celebrate three more.
SULLIVAN -- Authorities are investigating the case of a restaurant fire.
Latest: 6:54 am, 7/29/14, Tuesday
URBANA -- School registration started Tuesday. All students can register at the middle school Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday.
NORMAL -- It's been a great year for fundraising at Illinois State University.
Update: 10:13 pm, 7/28/14, Monday
CHAMPAIGN -- A job placement program is over but students say it was a rewarding experience.
CHAMPAIGN -- City leaders want to get in on medical marijuana. Last week, Urbana city officials made some changes for a possible site there.
Latest: 10:10 pm, 7/28/14, Monday
CLINTON -- The governor has banned PCB's from the Clinton Landfill.
ILLINOIS -- More courtrooms could be getting cameras. Champaign County already has them, but now other counties could join a two-year pilot program.
SPRINGFIELD -- It's just weeks before the Illinois State Fair is set to open, but two managers are under fire for taking free beer coupons.
Part Two: One of Disney's most popular movies, Mary Poppins, will be coming to life, flying on to the Parkland Stage!