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Update: 10:12 am, 10/1/14, Wednesday
CLINTON -- A principal is under investigation after a complaint by a parent.
DECATUR -- A toddler was killed Tuesday night and three others seriously hurt in a traffic accident.
Update: 10:03 pm
CHARLESTON -- Police are still searching for the suspect in a hit-and-run.
ILLINOIS -- It's not been easy for the state to sell planes once used by lawmakers. There have been a few bidders and only two of nine have been sold.
ARCOLA -- Two flags hanging from a porch are creating controversy.
DECATUR -- The city is looking to add more life to its lake scene.
HARRISTOWN -- A Macon County fire department has a new set of wheels. Firefighters traveled a long way to get them.
DECATUR--More good news now in education. The Decatur Public School district is in the black.
ASHMORE - A Sunday evening apartment fire leaves three families homeless.
CHAMPAIGN -- Sharing human experiences: that's the idea behind a new project. It's called Humans of Champaign-Urbana.
CHAMPAIGN -- Another area business has had a tough go of it.
ILLINOIS -- It looks like fall is here.
TUSCOLA -- Douglas County is going to be short of flu shots for a little while. It's because a change in the serum caused a delay in shipment.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- A familiar face (and color) visited campus Tuesday.
DANVILLE -- A growing epidemic has been infecting the area for about four years now. In just the past three months, heroin overdoses have spiked.
DANVILLE -- A police department is a step closer to outfitting officers with body cameras.
CHAMPAIGN -- Routine maintenance turned into a chemical spill. Neighbors called firefighters about a suspicious odor.
ILLINOIS -- Cyber crime has reached all-time highs, but are people doing all they can to protect themselves?
SPRINGFIELD -- Food stamps are a way of life for many people. Illinois is one of 16 states where more people are signing up for help than finding jobs.
CHAMPAIGN -- Hard work paid off for a police officer at Parkland College.
CHAMPAIGN -- Unit 4 leaders are taking budget at Monday night's school board meeting.
CLINTON -- The woman convicted for her role in the death of her three children at Clinton Lake is now in a battle with the state.
CHAMPAIGN -- October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
FORD COUNTY -- Authorities say an inmate at the jail tried to commit suicide Monday.
Update: 5:33 pm, 9/29/14, Monday
SPRINGFIELD -- There's more debate over how the state should pay for education giving each school a more equal share.
Latest: 4:56 pm, 9/29/14, Monday
MONTICELLO -- Parents will soon be able to see what's in store for the future of the district's schools.
Latest: 4:50 pm, 9/29/14, Monday
DECATUR -- A million-dollar contract with Motorola is back on the table.
COLES COUNTY -- A man who jumped out of the Coles County Judicial Building is out of the hospital and back in jail.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- A new program at UI is meant to encourage people to be creative, but it's not for current students.
DOUGLAS COUNTY -- An area woman is accused of trying to get someone killed.
ILLINOIS -- This November, voters will decide whether to add rights for crime victims to the State Constitution.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- This week's Most Wanted is Joseph Summers.
Update: 10:15 am, 9/29/14, Monday
CHAMPAIGN -- Police continue investigating the shooting of a 23-year old man.
Update: 10:02 pm, 9/28/14, Sunday
CHAMPAIGN -- The need for foster parents in Central Illinois continues to grow.
URBANA -- Medical marijuana dispensaries will start popping up around the state soon and you might see one here.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Starting your own business can take months or even years.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- UI students watched a dorm room go up in flames.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Some UI students learned about technology when UI Chief Information Officer Mark Henderson made his first off-campus lecture since taking the job.
SAVOY -- A group of pilots who were part of Air Combat USA put on a close range aerial battle; also called dog fighting.
DANVILLE -- Addiction comes in many forms. The National Institute of Drug Abuse reports more than 52-million Americans have taken prescription drugs recreationally.
CHAMPAIGN -- The Prairie Center says one in four people in the Champaign-Urbana area know someone struggling with drug and alcohol addiction.
PAXTON -- The city had a special visitor from a reality TV star Saturday.
CHAMPAIGN -- After years of looking for a new property, an area school finally sees its dream become a reality.
CHAMPAIGN -- It was a colorful start to Saturday.
SPRINGFIELD -- Just this week, millions of dollars was given to the Salvation Army to better assist homeless veterans.
ILLINOIS -- The Land of Lincoln ranks as one of the top five states in spending on TV ads for state races.
CHARLESTON -- They’re still under the lights, but Friday nights, Ethan Robison and Dylan Coffey are on the sidelines because they have another fight on their hands. It’s a battle for their lives.
A small museum fundraiser has become a family-friendly city-wide event. DeWitt County's Apple n' Pork Festival runs Saturday and Sunday.
ILLINOIS -- Lawmakers have been introducing legislation over the break.
SPRINGFIELD -- There are more than 8-million of us over the age of 25.
Here is a local pet up for adoption!