ILLINOIS - The bomb squad in Springfield blows up a suspicious package downtown after a bomb scare shuts down several city blocks.
CHAMPAIGN -- A job placement program is over but students say it was a rewarding experience.
ILLINOIS -- The state is looking at ways of keeping bikers safe on the road.
DANVILLE -- A weekend concert by country music star Aaron Tippin will help raise money to help homeless veterans in Central Illinois.
CHAMPAIGN -- Children are reacting to recent violence. Jericho Missionary Baptist Church is giving them a chance to record their feelings.
TEUTOPOLIS -- People in Our Town are getting ready to celebrate its 175th anniversary.
RANTOUL -- Police are investigating a stabbing.
Latest: 5:29 pm, 7/28/14, Monday TILTON -- A Vermilion County restaurant, destroyed by fire, will be back in business.
CHAMPAIGN -- ACL injuries are very common and there are some new techniques to repair them.
NATIONAL -- High school students are no longer required to take the ACT exam.
ILLINOIS -- The debate over raising the minimum wage is taking on a new twist.
Update: 4:35 pm, 7/28/14, Monday DEWITT COUNTY -- An autopsy was done Monday on a man who died at Clinton Lake.
Update: 3:53 pm, 7/28/14, Monday PARKLAND -- School will be back in session before you know it.
TEUTOPOLIS -- This building was built in the 1890's. Since then, it's been a couple different restaurants and even a doctor's office.
CHAMPAIGN -- It's taken years for one Champaign County woman to reach one of her biggest goals. Now, she's Taking Action to help others follow in her footsteps.
DANVILLE -- Two people are in the hospital after two separate shootings.
SAVOY -- A plane which took off from Willard Airport Monday morning had to return just a few minutes later.
Update: 10:05 MATTOON -- A Mattoon fire has finally been put out, now the clean up begins. Update: 12:00 pm MATTOON -- Crews are still pouring water on hot spots after two buildings burned down Sunday night.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- This week's Most Wanted is Martell Miller.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Police are investigating a theft at the UI Undergraduate Library.
ILLINOIS -- The state's personal income tax could be driving down Illinois' economy.
URBANA -- Close to 100 people gathered at a park to mourn a mother and daughter.
Update: 10:01 pm DECATUR -- The sound of an explosion was actually a car crashing into a tree.
ILLINOIS -- The IDNR limiting the amount of deer licenses won't have much of an impact on Central Illinois' hunters.
CHAMPAIGN -- A family is without their home after a fire.
RIDGE FARM -- Downtown Ridge Farm is a little more colorful now.
CHAMPAIGN -- Kids from the Champaign School District are getting ready to say goodbye to their summer jobs
CHAMPAIGN -- Designers of a locally-produced board game launched an online financing campaign to spread their game across the world.
SPRINGFIELD -- There's been a decline in the number of students graduating from high school.
CHAMPAIGN -- This weekend, kids got to be part of their favorite movie.
NATIONAL -- These days, there's an app for pretty much everything. But one is wining and dining adults across the U.S.
CHAMPAIGN -- Riders hopped on their choppers to raise money for Wounded Warriors.
Update: 10:21 pm, 7/26/14, Saturday MONTICELLO -- Friends and family are remembering Chelsea Schofield.
ILLINOIS -- A new bill signed this week is helping kids bridge the cap between high school and college.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- People were entertained by some smart K-9's.
CHAMPAIGN -- Saturday was a busy day at the Champaign Public Library.
Update: 10:05 pm, 7/26/14, Saturday ILLINOIS -- The fight to protect the Mahomet Aquifer from harmful chemicals has now reached the state capitol.
ILLINOIS -- A new report shows more teens are experimenting with steroids, including possibly here in Illinois.
ILLINOIS -- The Illinois High School Association is under fire from one watchdog group.
ILLINOIS -- It will be easier for students from other states to get credit for online classes through Illinois' schools.
URBANA -- More than 100 people gathered to protest the war in Gaza Friday.
BEMENT -- Drugs and violence worry neighbors near Memorial Park. Now the village board wants to take it back from the people they say are making it unsafe.
Update: 10:06 pm MAHOMET -- People living in one neighborhood want drivers to slow down.
CHAMPAIGN -- Police are investigating a bank robbery. It happened about 3 pm on Friday, at Chase downtown.
Update: 6:30 pm CHAMPAIGN -- Police are investigating a crash where the driver sped away from cops, then hit a pole.
URBANA -- Three people were arrested on federal charges in connection to an alleged kidnapping hoax last month.
Update: 6:17, 7/25/14, Friday PANA -- An old drive-in in Our Town transformed into the Tanner Park Sports Complex nearly two decades ago.
Update: 6:11 pm, 7/25/14, Friday PANA -- There's a cafe in Our Town which offers customers something special.
PANA -- Lifelong resident, George Heintz, loves Our Town.
ILLINOIS -- State funding is taking a toll on the number of people hoping to become Illinois State Police officers.