CHAMPAIGN -- Growing up, we all had our favorite meal we looked forward to in the lunchroom. Some food, not so much. It would often go to waste.
CHAMPAIGN -- Halloween is fast approaching and it means we might be upping the ante on our calorie intake.
ILLINOIS -- A federal court is stepping in to make sure IDOT is not hiring workers for political reasons.
Latest: 4:58 pm, 10/22/14, Wednesday CHICAGO -- There's concern about Ebola in the Windy City.
URBANA -- If you're retired and need information about Medicare, there's a meeting Thursday at the Plaza Hotel.
NATIONAL -- The federal government has good news for people getting Social Security.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Despite the hype surrounding Ebola, medical experts say there are other viruses you should be more worried about.
IROQUOIS COUNTY -- A Central Illinois woman was honored for her work as a first responder.
Latest: 3:56 pm, 10/22/14, Wednesday VERMILION COUNTY -- The suspect in a Potomac manhunt is charged with three felonies.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- An area man has pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a girl in 2007.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The UI basketball season is almost here.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- It's not often the Champaign County Humane Society asks for money for just a single animal, but one special dog needs help.
Latest: 10:06 pm, 10/21/14, Tuesday CHAMPAIGN -- The Unit 4 School District is asking voters to put a lot of money into both high schools.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The UI could have a new president by the end of the semester; possibly as early as next month.
DANVILLE -- People are surprised and some are upset an area staple is no longer open for business.
SPRINGFIELD -- Representative Raymond Poe will undergo an adult stem cell transplant in Texas.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- An agency in Urbana would like to make sidewalks in Champaign County more handicapped-accessible.
RAYMOND -- A science experiment gone wrong sends several Cub Scouts to the hospital.
Update: 4:51 pm, 10/21/14, Tuesday RANTOUL -- Parents are speaking out about changes to some grade school classes.
CHAMPAIGN -- Central High School will be covered with all the good memories of Coach McClain thanks to this Kid to Know.
Update: 3:42 pm, 10/21/14, Tuesday CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A suspect featured on Monday's Crime Stoppers, turned himself in.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- During the past two weeks, a dozen incidents of mob action and robbery have taken place on campus.
NEW YORK, NY -- It was a special night for WCIA-3 as the founder of Nexstar Broadcasting Group, our parent company, was inducted into the 2014 Broadcasting and Cable Hall of Fame.
WATSEKA -- A football player is still in shock after seeing his friend carted off the field.
URBANA -- Community members are pitching in to help those fighting Ebola.
Update: 10:07 pm GARRETT -- People are fighting to keep their addresses.
DANVILLE -- Crews battled an apartment fire Monday night.
DECATUR -- A rock is thrown at a car driving under a railroad overpass. Now, police want to know who did it.
Latest: 10:04 pm, 10/20/14, Monday PIATT COUNTY -- A former school coach was formally charged with aggravated criminal sexual abuse.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Champaign-Urbana was added to the list of the top places in the country for internet.
ILLINOIS -- Requiring more time behind the wheel could be cutting down on teen-driving deaths.
Update: 5:10 pm, 10/20/14, Monday CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- 31-year old Joseph Lee Harris was charged with domestic battery Monday.
URBANA -- An area teacher is being honored as one of the best in the state.
VERMILION COUNTY -- If you're looking to get a flu shot, you might have to look elsewhere.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The message from one UI grad to people who want to make a difference is realizing you're not insane, but it's the world which needs changing.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- This week's Most Wanted is Brandon Peacock.
CHAMPAIGN -- Friday nights are for high school football. But, Saturday, it was all about the marching bands.
MONTICELLO -- Some kids learned how to do their best Walking Dead impressions.
OAKWOOD -- Three people involved in an accident on I-74, in August, all survived the crash. One survivor says Oakwood's fire chief is a big reason why.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Police are making security changes at UI after several recent attacks on campus.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Farmers have seen record profits the past four years.
CHAMPAIGN -- While some little ghouls and goblins are getting ready for Halloween, others couldn't wait until then.
MAHOMET -- An area man faces two charges for having sexual contact with minors.
ILLINOIS -- About a million people around the state live in low-income housing.
CLINTON -- A haunted house is back open after taking a year off to make some safety repairs.
CHAMPAIGN -- The 8th Annual Disability Expo took on a new slogan this year.
MONTICELLO -- The Clinton Landfill has appealed a ban on dumping toxic waste. People are worried that the ban could be lifted.
DECATUR -- Help after a disaster comes in many forms, but it’s usually not on four-legs.
Update: 10:02 pm, 10/17/14, Friday CHAMPAIGN -- There was a free shredding event Friday in the Chamber of Commerce's parking lot.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- People and organizations working to end social inequalities were honored Friday night.