CHAMPAIGN -- It's a sea of green at the University of Illinois as Unofficial St. Patrick's Day continues.
CHAMPAIGN -- A car and bicycle collided just before 4 pm.
CHAMPAIGN -- Friday's the day, Unofficial St. Patrick's Day at the University of Illinois.
Latest: 4:06 pm, 3/7/14, Friday CHAMPAIGN -- Unofficial is always a busy day for law enforcement in the area, but with the nice weather, Friday was even busier.
CHAMPAIGN -- No one was hurt in an early morning house fire.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- There have been several coyote attacks in the area in recent weeks. Trappers say there are ways to avoid them.
CHAMPAIGN -- A coyote on the hunt found a woman's dog and killed it right in her backyard.
Update: 6:18 pm, 3/6/14, Thursday CHAMPAIGN -- Work at the State Farm Center is underway.
Latest: 6:08 pm, 3/6/14, Thursday CHAMPAIGN -- A family has reached out to dozens of others with kids undergoing surgery.
Update: 6:07 pm, 3/6/14, Thursday UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Hundreds of UI students made a request and school trustees listened.
CHAMPAIGN -- A national search for a new fire chief is down to three finalists.
CHAMPAIGN -- Young Professionals are helping even younger professionals.
CHAMPAIGN -- Students can be hesitant to call police if alcohol is involved when a problem happens.
CHAMPAIGN -- Workers have spent thousands of dollars filling potholes so far this season, but with money from the city's sales tax, there's a new plan on the table.
CHAMPAIGN -- A new program is ready to take off at Parkland College.
CHAMPAIGN -- Students at Centennial High School are giving kids on the other side of the world a piece of home.
CHAMPAIGN -- Business leaders are looking to Republicans to help get the state back on track. To help you make your decision, WCIA-3 hosted a live debate Monday night with three candidates for governor.
Latest: 10:02 pm, 3/3/14, Monday CHAMPAIGN -- Two men accused of robbing a home store twice last summer have been arrested.
CHAMPAIGN -- Unit 4 is gearing up for its Schools of Choice program.
CHAMPAIGN -- Education seems to be a big theme in Campaign County.
CHAMPAIGN -- Candidates for governor are entering the final stretch before the March 18th Primaries.
CHAMPAIGN -- Some up-and-coming bands in Chambana rocked out to see who is the best.
CHAMPAIGN -- Changing a city ordinance could bring new opportunities for hungry people.
CHAMPAIGN -- With another round of winter on the way, supplies to survive the snow are dwindling.
Update: 4:40 pm, 2/28/14, Friday CHAMPAIGN -- Students are ending Black History Month on a positive note.
CHAMPAIGN -- The fire department is getting safer.
CHAMPAIGN -- Many times when a person is looking for a job, they don't know where to start. But, the state says it's working with local organizations to change that.
CHAMPAIGN -- We've been suffering through frigid temperatures all winter long, but there could be a silver lining to all the snow and ice.
CHAMPAIGN -- The dreaded snow has made it an inconsistent year for schools across Central Illinois.
CHAMPAIGN -- Two area moms are trying to fill a need. They saw hungry kids sitting side-by-side with their own in class. So they're Taking Action to give those kids something to eat.
CHAMPAIGN -- Police are investigating a traffic accident.
Latest: 10:15 pm, 2/25/14, Tuesday CHAMPAIGN -- It wasn't quite what they were expecting for the C-U at Home event, One Winter Night.
URBANA-CHAMPAIGN -- Students will start summer break later than usual.
CHAMPAIGN -- Drivers have been wondering why some of the roughest stretches of road haven't been getting potholes filled.
CHAMPAIGN -- For a smoker, quitting can be one of the hardest things to do. But, a class could help.
Latest: 10:02 pm, 2/24/14, Monday UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- City leaders are taking extra precautions for the upcoming Unofficial St. Patrick's Day, but a UI parent wants to do even more.
CHAMPAIGN -- Police are investigating multiple thefts of commercial wireless internet equipment.
CHAMPAIGN -- Spring is nearly here and that means it's almost time to start planting flowers.
MAHOMET -- A car burst into flames while the driver was changing a flat tire.
CHAMPAIGN -- Political protesters rallied downtown.
CHAMPAIGN -- Even though he's gone, a legend is living on through his work.
URBANA -- A Champaign man was in court Friday after being accused of raping a runaway teenager.
CHAMPAIGN -- A group of students held a science fair Friday.
CHAMPAIGN -- Thursday's weather continued to be a problem for commuters Friday morning.
CHAMPAIGN -- After challenging himself to become a better person, one veteran is now leading the way for others to do the same.
CHAMPAIGN -- Mayor Don Gerard is urging residents to help prevent flooding.
CHAMPAIGN -- Performing at a competition like the Winter Games takes a lot of confidence.
CHAMPAIGN -- The roller coaster temperatures and wet weather have made it harder for workers to fill potholes this week.
CHAMPAIGN -- Students at Parkland College will pay more for class next year.
CHAMPAIGN -- Mattis Avenue needs major repairs after cold weather caused potholes to get worse.
CHAMPAIGN -- They're known for being colorful and making you smile and laugh, but clowns are becoming part of a dying breed throughout the country.
Latest: 10:06 pm, 2/18/14, Tuesday CHAMPAIGN -- A plan to excavate a retention pond will move forward.
CHAMPAIGN -- Small energy companies are asking UI students to hand over personal information.
CHAMPAIGN -- Warmer temperatures are also causing some concerns in the air.
CHAMPAIGN -- Temperatures may have felt better Tuesday, but the streets and sidewalks are now becoming a slushy mess.
Update: 4:29 pm, 2/18/14, Tuesday NATIONAL -- After weeks of uncertainty, thousands now have their tax refunds.
CHAMPAIGN -- No matter which sport we're highlighting for Winter Sports Spectacular, a good health regimen is usually behind it.
CHAMPAIGN -- Police are investigating an attempted robbery.
CHAMPAIGN -- It's been under construction for just eight months, but the Champaign Park District's new Leonhard Recreation Center is almost finished.
CHAMPAIGN -- The heat of Valentine's Day may be over, but the cold is not.
CHAMPAIGN -- Students at Centennial High School held their annual African-American Talent Show.
CHAMPAIGN -- The Christie Clinic Illinois Marathon is only a few months away and, for many, now is the time to start getting ready for the 26 mile run.
Update: 6:00 pm, 2/14/14, Friday CHAMPAIGN -- There's a new face representing education in Unit 4.
CHAMPAIGN -- Many people in Central Illinois are aspiring to one day, go to the Winter Games, like this 12-year old.
CHAMPAIGN -- Some students at Centennial High School are on a mission to make sure everyone feels the love this Valentine's Day.
ST. JOSEPH -- Tensions were high at the state title game.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- A lot of plastic is landing in landfills and waterways. How about it landing in your car?
CHAMPAIGN -- Millions of dollars have been raised through a "naming" fundraising campaign at the State Farm Center.
CHAMPAIGN -- The Unit 4 School District is selling a former school building.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A St. Joseph man will be sentenced next month after pleading guilty to bank robbery.
CHAMPAIGN -- A new after-school program is teaching kids about art.
Update: 10:02 pm, 2/12/14, Wednesday CHAMPAIGN -- Cars are being banged up around town because potholes cover the roads.
CHAMPAIGN -- An area retention pond has frozen over.
CHAMPAIGN -- For the past few years, Indiana has taken businesses away from Illinois. But now, developers from Indiana are bringing a national business to Champaign.
Update: 6:17 pm, 2/11/14, Tuesday CHAMPAIGN -- Unit 4 School District turned to social media to get community feedback.
CHAMPAIGN -- Archery is a sport typically seen during the summer. But, this winter, it's marking another big stepping stone for an area team.
CHAMPAIGN -- This Kid to Know makes sure those in need, know they're not alone.
CHAMPAIGN -- An influx of children and growth in the community mean more money is needed for the school district to keep up pace.
CHAMPAIGN -- An area restaurant is using health inspection ratings to its advantage.
CHAMPAIGN -- The roads are clear, but there's still something blocking drivers.
CHAMPAIGN -- Millions rely on their tax refunds to pay bills. Some filed early to get it as soon as possible.
CHAMPAIGN -- All of Unit 4's 18 schools opened their doors to parents Monday.
CHAMPAIGN -- Classes in Unit 4 are overcrowded and a solution will come at a price.
Update: 4:51 pm CHAMPAIGN -- Two men are accused of a pair of armed robberies Sunday night, but they're not the only ones police tracked down at a traffic stop.
CHAMPAIGN -- Two people were hurt in an accident during Monday morning's commute.
CHAMPAIGN -- One of the events people are excited about during the Winter Games is hockey, especially those who are just beginning their careers in the sport.
Update: 11:00 am, 2/10/14 CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Once again, Champaign County's Most Wanted is Xynea Vandell.
CHAMPAIGN -- Authorities are investigating a robbery. It happened about 9 pm, Saturday, February 1, in the 2600-block of North Prospect.
CHAMPAIGN -- Gold medalist ice sculptor Aaric Kendall, from Central Illinois, has been turning ice into art for years.
CHAMPAIGN -- A mother of four says she went without food stamps for her family for nearly 45 days.
CHAMPAIGN -- An area high school dance team is teaching kids to dance their hearts out.
CHAMPAIGN -- Parkland College held an open house for its Pathways Program.
CHAMPAIGN -- An informal meeting gave students, parents and staff a platform to voice concerns.
CHAMPAIGN -- Gas prices are once again on the rise in Champaign and Urbana.
CHAMPAIGN -- It was a night of loud noise and car crushing.
CHAMPAIGN -- A first-of-its-kind competition is having an impact on the town's economy.
CHAMPAIGN -- You can't talk about the Winter Games and not mention hockey.
CHAMPAIGN -- An organization is looking for members in Central Illinois.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- UI police found $80,000 worth of marijuana after a drug bust Thursday night. Officers say it's the largest stash they've found on campus in a long time.
CHAMPAIGN -- A group of women is encouraging wives to stick with marriage.
CHAMPAIGN -- Serving in the war is a big part of his past, but one veteran is still serving his country by feeding the homeless.
CHAMPAIGN -- A sport well-known to the Winter Games is hockey, but its presence in Central Illinois may be hard to see.
CHAMPAIGN -- An area man faces charges of attempted possession with intent to deliver marijuana.
CHAMPAIGN -- Habitat for Humanity wants to do more in town and leaders hope a trip to Capitol Hill will help.
CHAMPAIGN -- The bad weather has caused a lot of problems for drivers, but there could be a silver lining; free parking.
CHAMPAIGN -- Students went back to school Thursday after another snow day, but some parents say it was still too cold to have class.
CHAMPAIGN -- Here in Central Illinois, people are getting into a sport not in the winter games, but the competition involved is just as skilled.
URBANA -- A jury decided a Champaign man is not guilty of shooting at another man.
CHAMPAIGN -- Champaign County is the most educated county in the state.
CHAMPAIGN -- An area man invented something which could change how people shovel their driveways.
CHAMPAIGN -- A local company is expanding.
CHAMPAIGN -- Thursday, the Winter Games officially kick off in Sochi, Russia.
CHAMPAIGN -- The loyalty of Illini fans was tested with Tuesday night's weather.
CHAMPAIGN -- Hopefully no one will get stranded, but if it does happen there's a new number to call to get some help.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Authorities are offering warming shelters for those in need.
CHAMPAIGN -- University Primary School will be expanding.
Update: 4:55 pm, 2/3/14, Monday NATIONAL -- Super Bowl XLVIII is in the history books.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- This week's Most Wanted is Raynard Wilson.
Latest: 10:25 am, 2/3/14, Monday CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Authorities are investigating an armed robbery.
CHAMPAIGN -- An area family is cheering for Seattle, but it's for a reason.
CHAMPAIGN -- A Paris woman died early Sunday morning after a car accident.
CHAMPAIGN -- Saturday, children celebrated the New Year and no, they aren't a month late.
CHAMPAIGN -- A local butcher is slicing past the competition as a semi-finalist in a national meat-cutting challenge.
CHAMPAIGN -- If you want to check out library books there's a simple way to do it from home.
URBANA -- A judge ruled a son was not guilty of killing his mother even though he admitted doing it.
CHAMPAIGN -- This month has been extra hectic for workers trying to keep the roads clear.
CHAMPAIGN -- Some students are getting excited about reading thanks to a new program.
CHAMPAIGN -- Area chefs are putting their celebrity finishing touches on their dishes for a competition Friday night.
CHAMPAIGN -- This isn't necessarily what Jackson Cunningham wants to do on a Friday afternoon, but he knows it's what he has to do.
CHAMPAIGN -- A local soup kitchen wants to move.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- People are getting fewer tickets. It's good news for drivers, but it means less money for at least one county.
CHAMPAIGN -- Unit 4 district leaders are looking into how a student was left behind on a bus.
URBANA -- A Tennessee man accused of trying to pick up a Champaign girl will have to go to court again.
Update: 4:02 pm, 1/29/14, Wednesday URBANA -- A Champaign school staff member pleaded not guilty to inappropriately touching a 13-year old student.
CHAMPAIGN -- The belief in community spirit is what saved the live of one man.
Update: 10:20 pm, 1/28/14, Tuesday CHAMPAIGN -- News about the new location of Central High School is staring to settle in and parents have a lot to say about it.
CHAMPAIGN -- A new website will soon help residents get better connected.
CHAMPAIGN -- The cold weather is doing damage to some business' bottom lines.
CHAMPAIGN -- A Unit 4 hall monitor turned himself into police after they say he inappropriately touched a 13-year old student.
CHAMPAIGN -- Snow days, cold days, call them what you want. Kids have been out of school for more days than usual.
CHAMPAIGN -- This Kid to Know has a hobby that's putting him on the silver screen.
CHAMPAIGN-URBANA -- Due to the weather, extra buses were on-hand in CU.
CHAMPAIGN -- After having children, many women are upset with their figures.
CHAMPAIGN -- The homeless are especially vulnerable during this brutal weather.
Update: 4:34 pm, 1/27/14, Monday CHAMPAIGN -- Two people are in custody after allegedly stealing a delivery vehicle from an area restaurant.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The UI is getting national attention after Chancellor Phyllis Wise decided to not cancel classes Monday.
Update: 1:26 pm, 1/27/14, Monday UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The cause of the fire which forced the evacuation of students from Sherman Hall was determined to be electrical and accidental in nature.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- This week's Most Wanted is Kendrick Rodgers.
CHAMPAIGN -- One group is helping more people because of the Christie Clinic Illinois Marathon. The Developmental Services Center got the largest single-donation after last year's race.
CHAMPAIGN -- Amtrak is taking precautions due to the possibility of extreme lows Monday.