VERMILION COUNTY -- A 20-year old soldier is being honored with a purple heart.
MAHOMET -- A trailer-hitch came apart Monday afternoon, leaving debris all across I-74.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A former Rantoul music teacher and band director has lost his teaching license.
Update: 5:43 pm, 9/15/14, Monday DANVILLE -- Thousands of people came out to the first ever Phases of the Moon Music Festival this weekend.
Update: 5:35 pm, 9/15/14, Monday UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Researchers and doctors met for the first time Monday to showcase a new collaboration.
ILLINOIS -- State police are urging drivers to watch out around railroad tracks.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- There will be a roadside safety check next month.
SPRINGFIELD -- Lincoln's Tomb is once again getting a pricey facelift.
CHAMPAIGN -- An afterschool program is getting a leg up in learning thanks to Dollar General.
CHAMPAIGN -- Three Unit 4 employees are being awarded for their work on a Welcome to Kindergarten booklet.
GIRARD -- It's the call no parent wants to get; their child's school is being evacuated for health concerns.
Update: 4:44 pm CHAMPAIGN -- Police are searching for a bank robber.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- This week's Most Wanted is Andrew Shoemaker.
CHAMPAIGN -- Police are looking for a group of people committing fraud.
FARMER CITY -- People took advantage of the great weather to head to the fair for Heritage Day.
NATIONAL -- The Red Cross is warning about germs. With school less than a month in, diseases like entrovirus D-68 are being passed around.
DANVILLE -- Car lovers spent the weekend supporting our nation's heroes at the VA. It was the first ever Vettes for Vets; Corvettes that is.
URBANA -- An area church is growing fresh vegetables for the community and the hungry.
VILLA GROVE -- A man battling a rare disease got help from people in his community.
CHAMPAIGN -- A children's museum is getting ready to celebrate its 100th anniversary this year.
URBANA -- It was a cool day and the beer was even colder.
URBANA -- Fitness isn't just for the body. Experts believe the mind also needs exercise.
DANVILLE -- A group walked for education Saturday. The Danville Caucus held its fifth annual Walk for Academic Excellence.
ILLINOIS -- People took a step toward ending Alzheimer's.
CHAMPAIGN-URBANA -- Family, friends and community leaders surprised Robert Marion Friday.
URBANA -- What's the best birthday present you could ask for? How about becoming a homeowner for the first time?
URBANA -- Carle Hospital is limiting who can visit its youngest patients.
Latest: 6:43 pm, 9/12/14, Friday SPRINGFIELD -- Illinois residents could be paying for new gear for law enforcement officers.
CHAMPAIGN -- Family, friends and coworkers came to celebrate his retirement.
CHAMPAIGN -- It's part of a bigger program across the state. Researchers say this program helps kids do better in school.
MT. ZION -- The Mt. Zion School District has seen its share of construction since the beginning of the year.
ILLINOIS -- The sexual harassment case against Treasurer Dan Rutherford is heating up again.
MACON COUNTY -- Some road work in the area could save time and money.
SPRINGFIELD -- It's still summer, but it's starting to feel like fall, so if you think it's time to get your house ready for winter, a workshop could help.
HARRISTOWN -- A trial date has been set for a woman charged with murder.
Update: 5:07 pm, 9/12/14, Friday ILLINOIS -- If you're thinking of having a baby, costs in the state are some of the highest in the country.
Update: 5:01 pm, 9/12/14, Friday CHAMPAIGN -- Soon, patrons may have to pay for some things they want to borrow from the library.
SPRINGFIELD -- Hundreds gathered Friday for the Illinois National Service Recognition Day.
Latest: 1:20 pm, 9/12/14, Friday ADAMS COUNTY -- A former UI football standout and prosecutor is scheduled to appear in court Friday to face arraignment on the murder of his wife on Valentine's Day, 2006.
MATTOON -- An area man faces multiple charges after a shooting.
Pep Rally Part 2: The Tigers will host The Central Maroons in our spotlight game of the week!
The Urbana Tigers will host The Central Maroons in our spotlight game of the week!
Latest: 8:19 am, 9/12/14, Friday DANVILLE -- A music and arts festival suffered some setbacks.
Update: 6:47 am, 9/12/14, Friday DANVILLE -- Northeast Elementary Magnet School is among 250 schools from across 30 states being honored for becoming healthier places for students to learn and staff to work.
CHAMPAIGN -- An area woman is one of many across the country breaking her silence hoping to spark change.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- UI ROTC students took a lap around campus to remember those killed on 9/11.
Update: 10:09 pm ILLINOIS -- The state loses millions when teachers leave the job early and a program designed to help keep teachers on board has been eliminated in most districts.
SEYMOUR -- If you could do one thing to keep your kids away from drugs, you'd do it. A treatment and prevention center says it has the secret you're looking for.
Update: 6:04 pm, 9/11/14, Thursday CHAMPAIGN -- We want to clarify a story from Wednesday about a survey being taken by middle school students.
Update: 6:03 pm, 9/11/14, Thursday CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Patients at one hospital in Watseka aren't allowed any visitors thanks to a virus which has doctors on high alert.