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Update: 6:03 pm, 4/21/15, Tuesday
CHAMPAIGN-URBANA -- A construction project will soon change the look of streets in the area.
Update: 5:04 pm, 4/21/15, Tuesday
VERMILION COUNTY -- A rough road in the area could be under new management after Tuesday night.
VERMILION COUNTY -- A Danville man was arrested for a shooting Easter weekend.
Update: 5:01 pm, 4/21/15, Tuesday
CHARLESTON -- Six people are in custody after police shut down a block Tuesday morning.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Some UI students have a car which goes from 0 - 60 in 3 seconds; now they just need a driver.
Latest: 10:23 pm, 4/20/15, Monday
DECATUR -- Hockey fans are making their final push to claim the Hockeyville title!
DECATUR -- City leaders are putting the brakes on raising fees.
DECATUR -- A civil rights activist is being memorialized by the city.
Latest: 10:04 pm, 4/20/15, Monday
PAXTON -- A second man was arrested for his role in a bar fight earlier this month.
DECATUR -- A multi-million dollar facility is coming to town.
Update: 6:46 pm, 4/20/15, Monday
RANTOUL -- An area man says credit card fraud is to blame for his money troubles.
ILLINOIS -- Homeless veterans are going to get some help.
URBANA -- Vice President Joe Biden will be stopping by the University of Illinois this week, but that's not the only big event police officers are planning for.
SPRINGFIELD -- Volunteers make a difference every day.
URBANA -- More University of Illinois students have signed the "It's On Us" pledge than any other college in the country.
CHAMPAIGN -- A place where you go to get laughs is changing venues.
Update: 5:26 pm, 4/20/15, Monday
NATIONAL -- Where there's a will, there's a way.
CHAMPAIGN -- It's finally race week for the Christie Clinic Illinois Marathon, but there's still some work to do before the big day.
FORD COUNTY -- Two weeks ago, voters chose their top three picks for Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley school board.
RANTOUL -- Police are investigating a break-in at A2Z Liquors in the 1200-block of East Grove, in the Maple Grove Shopping Center.
Update: 5:05 pm, 4/20/15, Monday
RANTOUL -- Authorities say a home which caught fire Sunday is a total loss.
GRANDVIEW -- Authorities are investigating two shootings.
Latest: 5:04 pm, 4/20/15, Monday
SAVOY -- The cause of a mysterious interference in an area neighborhood has been determined.
Update: 5:03 pm, 4/20/15, Monday
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- A religious symbol on campus is standing again.
PESOTUM -- People want their park sign back.
COLES COUNTY -- 65-year old David Angel was arrested Friday, in the 1500-block of Shelby Avenue, in Mattoon.
COLES COUNTY -- A Mattoon man was arrested for using a machete to hit a woman.
CHAMPAIGN -- The community got its first look at a new soup kitchen.
CHAMPAIGN -- Kids now know more about the value of a dollar.
RANTOUL -- A buckled road is costing drivers some time.
CHAMPAIGN -- Clean up for the city's largest film festival is underway.
CHAMPAIGN-URBANA -- Pinwheels are popping up all over for Child Abuse Prevention Month.
Latest: 10:20 pm, 4/18/15, Saturday
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- A football player from Watseka, who had a career-ending injury, is back on the field.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- A championship is happening on campus.
CHAMPAIGN -- Crews cleaned up multiple areas around the city for Boneyard Creek Community Day.
CHAMPAIGN -- Police are looking for the man who seriously injured a downtown bar employee.
Update: 10:04 pm, 4/18/15, Saturday
URBANA -- A day of service offered a chance to honor a student killed in a campus shooting.
CHAMPAIGN -- Centennial High School students danced the night away for a good cause.
CHAMPAIGN -- With almost 19,000 runners signed up for the Christie Clinic Illinois Marathon, some are concerned with all the construction near the starting and finish lines on First Street.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Hundreds of heels hit the pavement to fight sexual assault.
DANVILLE -- Teachers have reached a tentative agreement with the district.
CHAMPAIGN -- Police are investigating an afternoon robbery.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- The Champaign-Urbana Public Health District is sending out a warning about an infection.
FARMER CITY -- For months, officials say kids have been ruining parks and other properties around town.
Update: 10:03 pm, 4/17/15, Friday
CHAMPAIGN -- Hard work led police to make another arrest in a murder case.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Kids of all ages are learning about our state; from fossils to fish to everything in between.
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.
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.
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.
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