CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Police are responding to a rollover accident.
WILL COUNTY -- An Urbana mother and her child were killed in a car crash along with two other people on I-55 Monday afternoon.
ILLINOIS -- People with criminal records will now have a better chance at getting jobs due to a new law.
GARDEN HILLS -- People living in the local community held a meeting Monday night to improve their neighborhood.
CHAMPAIGN -- Violence has been tearing families apart. This weekend, another man died after a shooting.
ILLINOIS -- More funding is on its way to help military programs.
DANVILLE -- The Danville School District has a revamped website and new app for parents, staff and students.
PANA -- Our Town's Police Chief Daniel Bland is carrying on a family tradition.
SIDNEY -- A former church is now a pile of boards and nails.
SIDELL -- A fire destroyed a hay barn at Crosswinds Equine Rescue. It started Saturday afternoon and quickly engulfed the barn.
MAHOMET -- If you're single and enjoy gardening, you may want to consider "Weed Dating."
PANA -- Christian County used to be home to the popular Tanner Drive-In, but, for nearly two decades, the Our Town property has been home to something else.
Update: 5:20 pm, 7/21/14, Monday ILLINOIS -- Parents of children who suffer from epilepsy can soon have access to a new treatment.
Update: 4:04 pm, 7/21/14, Monday CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Sometimes force involves using a taser, but investigators say just having it in their belts can help in most situations.
VERMILION COUNTY -- Several people showed up at the Vermilion County Courthouse for a sentencing hearing.
WAPELLA -- Authorities are investigating the theft of more than $1,000 from an elderly victim.
ROCHESTER -- Police are investigating the discovery of what could be human remains.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- This week's Most Wanted is Timothy Davis.
URBANA -- Authorities are investigating an arson.
CHAMPAIGN-URBANA -- Construction started Monday on the Olympian Drive extension.
C-U Public Health supports Cutting Government "Waist," a new program to encourage a healthy work environment. Parkland College is one of the agencies on board.
CHAMPAIGN -- It was sink or swim for competitors. Sunday was the fourth annual Cardboard Cup Race at Sholem Aquatic Center.
FARMER CITY -- Some of the best BMX riders in the state were racing for a regional qualifying series called the Gold Cup.
MIDWEST -- A new market is opening up in the Midwest which could be worth millions of dollars to local farmers.
NATIONAL -- New research could help find a cure for Alzheimer's.
CHAMPAIGN -- An area man is dead after being shot in the middle of the day.
SPRINGFIELD -- Police officers have one of the most dangerous jobs.
SPRINGFIELD -- A new law will help ex-offenders get jobs in Illinois.
CHAMPAIGN -- Nine churches from around the area are coming together for one common goal.
URBANA -- People in Champaign County laced up for a race to help kids get new tools for school.
NATIONAL -- Mosquitoes carrying a virus from the Caribbean through the U.S. have made it to Illinois.
CHAMPAIGN -- A man was shot around noon Saturday near North Sixth Street and East Beardsley Avenue. The victim was taken to the hospital. Police say he is in critical condition.
ILLINOIS -- A new law could comfort consumers. Farmers Markets have to tell you where their food is coming from.
ILLINOIS -- The Supreme Court's decision in the Hobby Lobby case has sparked widespread controversy.
URBANA -- The county fair is in its 162nd year and, like some in Central Illinois, it’s having a hard time making ends meet.
HOOPESTON -- A huge street party Saturday night will raise money to restore an iconic building in one local community.
ILLINOIS -- A bold plan by Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner has tax relief advocates cheering, but leaves others asking more questions.
ILLINOIS -- When it comes to earthquakes, new numbers are out and show Illinois is at high-risk.
FORD COUNTY -- Lightning strikes are causing problems at the county courthouse.
Update: 10:10 pm, 7/18/14, Friday CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Work will continue on the Interstate 57 / 74 interchange.
CHAMPAIGN -- Could Papa Del's be leaving campus? The sign in the window might indicate that.
NATIONAL -- Since the recession several years ago, job creation in the state ranks near the bottom.
GEORGETOWN -- Our Town cheerleaders are full of spirit.
GEORGETOWN -- Our Town is very proud of a World War II veteran.
GEORGETOWN -- Two lovely ladies join me now. Jill Pope is Our Town's Fair Queen Pageant director and Danielle Brown is the 2013 queen.
GEORGETOWN -- People who go to the senior center in Our Town love to country line dance.
GEORGETOWN -- Our Town's archery team joins us, coached by Hilah O'Neal.
GEORGETOWN -- A native of Our Town and fair board member, Donnie Hackler, is here.
GEORGETOWN -- Our Town celebrities, Little Mister and Miss Georgetown join us now.
GEORGETOWN -- One Our Town business is known for turning trash into treasure.
CHAMPAIGN -- The fire department will have some extra money to spend on training.
FORD COUNTY -- The 911 system is down. If you have an emergency, call the Ford County Sheriff's Department.
SPRINGFIELD -- Small business owners voiced concerns Friday.
THOMASBORO -- Voters have a big decision to make.
CHAMPAIGN -- Workers at Curtis Orchard are getting ready to open for the season this weekend.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- There's young talent on display at the county fair.
ILLINOIS -- It's no surprise governor hopeful Bruce Rauner and Governor Pat Quinn have differing opinions on the state's job front.
DANVILLE -- With the first day of class about a month away, some parents say they plan to protest the new dress code.
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ARCOLA -- A family festival which promises fun for everyone starts Friday.
SPRINGFIELD -- They were biking with a purpose in town Thursday.
CHAMPAIGN -- What would you do if you were put in a life-and-death situation?
ILLINOIS -- Amtrak announced passengers could see long delays this summer and into the fall.
CHICAGO -- People learning to work in construction could get more help finding a job.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Area groups launched a new campaign to boycott a garbage company.
URBANA -- Imagine the smell of corn dogs and cotton candy.
URBANA -- Businesses are still cleaning up from flooding caused by a severe storm almost a week ago.
CHAMPAIGN -- Parkland College is in line for a budget shortfall.
DECATUR -- The city could be the new home for an agricultural research center.
SPRINGFIELD -- Fifteen people form the area have recently been indicted on Medicaid fraud.
DANVILLE -- The school district voted in favor of pay raises.
DANVILLE -- A controversial fee won't go into effect at least for now.
URBANA -- A new kind of doll could soon be hitting toy store shelves.
ILLINOIS -- All that trash we take out week after week could be doing some damage to our landfills.
INDIANAPOLIS, IN -- There was definitely something wrong when a home was on fire.
SPRINGFIELD -- Good news for the University of Illinois-Springfield, more students are taking classes. But, that could eventually lead to a problem.
MACON COUNTY -- A Decatur man has been arrested after trying to force his way into a home.
MONTICELLO -- Knitters have gathered from all over the country for four days of "cranking."
Latest: 4:47 pm, 7/17/14, Thursday COLES COUNTY -- A Charleston woman wants her trial moved to another county.
URBANA -- One way to cut down on what's dumped in landfills is recycling.
GEORGETOWN -- Soon Our Town will have a safe place to shoot. An open field is the new home of the Otto Newlin Shooting Range.
GEORGETOWN -- We've all seen floats in a parade at one time or another.
WINNEBAGO COUNTY -- The man police say could be linked to three deaths is back in Rockford.
COLES COUNTY -- Police arrested a Mattoon man for sexually assaulting a child.
Congressman Rodney Davis invites all women to a special event.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY- Organization sees spike in calls from victims in the summer.
DANVILLE -- Get set for some big basketball competition!
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Microsoft will be buying power from a new Illinois wind farm.
NATIONAL -- Despite torrential rains and cooler temperatures, it looks like crops are in good shape.
PAXTON -- Often, one man's junk is another man's treasure, but it may not be the case here.
ILLINOIS -- Bruce Rauner could get a boost in his run for governor.
MONTICELLO -- School district officials are trying to decide what to do about the high school.
URBANA -- A change in the speed limit has left drivers will less cash.
Update: 10:05 pm, 7/16/14, Wednesday DANVILLE -- Schools in the district will have more security.
Update: 10:04 pm, 7/16/14, Wednesday CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A Champaign man who yelled at a victim's parents outside a courtroom was released from jail.
ILLINOIS -- Bitter debate ensues as lawmakers probe Governor Pat Quinn’s scandal-plagued anti-violence program, and ultimately delay testimony at the request of the U.S. Attorney.
CHAMPAIGN -- The gun violence continues; this time in broad daylight.
GEORGETOWN -- Everywhere you look in Our Town, you see Old Glory; hundreds of them line the streets.
SPRINGFIELD -- A group helping people sign up for healthcare hopes to make it a little easier.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- More than 400 veterans are furthering their educations at UI.
MAHOMET -- The bridge connecting northeastern Mahomet to downtown is almost finished and people can't wait for it to open.
ILLINOIS -- More attempts are being made to get ex-governor Rod Blagojevich out of prison.
Update: 4:42 pm, 7/16/14, Wednesday CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A Mattoon woman turned herself into authorities.
NATIONAL -- If you want a world-class night's sleep, look no further than the i-Hotel.
ILLINOIS -- Governor Pat Quinn signed a bill into law Wednesday which some lawmakers believe will provide for more transparency.
NATIONAL -- The acting head of the Department of Veterans Affairs testified Wednesday about the medical care scandal.
ILLINOIS -- The Department of Corrections forked over tens of millions of dollars in overtime for a second year in a row. It paid out $60 million.
ILLINOIS -- The state pension system is at the center of an ongoing battle. And, it turns out, lawmakers aren't too happy with it either.
ILLINOIS -- Adult literacy programs are getting additional help.
GEORGETOWN -- In a place nearly 200 years old, you're sure to find some interesting stories about its history. Our Town was settled by Quakers.
DECATUR -- Authorities say someone tried to kill a police officer. It happened about 11:30 pm, Monday, in the 200-block of South College Street.
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SPRINGFIELD -- An area man died after being involved in an ATV accident.
FARMER CITY -- Fair season is in full swing. This week's stop is the Farmer City Fair.
ILLINOIS -- Preparing students for 21st Century jobs means making sure they're familiar with new technology, so the state is investing thousands of dollars to do just that.
CHAMPAIGN -- Parkland College is being recognized for keeping kids safe.
FARMER CITY -- People are saddened by the news a beloved teacher has died. Mike Hendricks was a science teacher for almost half a century.
MATTOON --There are fewer truckers on the road, so Lake Land College is offering a program for anyone interested in learning how to drive.
ILLINOIS -- Planning a road trip? Now is a great time. Gas prices have slowly been falling.
ILLINOIS -- If you applied for a concealed-carry permit, but were denied, you'll soon find out why.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- The county is one step closer to improving its jail.
Update: 10:01 pm URBANA -- Teachers and volunteers went beyond the classroom Tuesday night.
MACON COUNTY -- The trial is underway for a man accused of shooting a Decatur Police officer.
RANTOUL -- While students are enjoying the summer, construction crews are hard at work renovating Rantoul Township High School.
CHAMPAIGN -- Students at Head Start were supposed to be in school Tuesday, but they got the day off instead.
CHARLESTON -- Police are asking for help identifying a woman suspected of theft. Surveillance video shows the woman at Walmart.
TUSCOLA -- To some, it's a pharmacy; to others, it's a piece of the town's history. The doors are shutting at The Pharmacy after 150 years of business.
Update: 5:49 pm, 7/15/14, Tuesday ILLINOIS -- Medical marijuana is one step closer to being legal in the state.
CHAMPAIGN -- This weekend, the city will host an inaugural event, "Investing in Women."
GEORGETOWN -- Working on the family farm is a tradition for many people, but it holds special meaning for some in Our Town.
DANVILLE -- Tuesday was a little cooler than usual for a mid-summer day. But that didn't stop kids from having a good time.
GEORGETOWN -- This Kid to Know from Our Town says giving back is part of life.
ILLINOIS -- Lawmakers are looking for new ways to fight crime.
Update: 4:20 pm, 7/15/14, Tuesday ILLINOIS -- There's growing debate over the state's progress paying off its bills.
MATTOON -- The 29th Annual Bagelfest is almost ready. Vendors began setting up stages and carnival rides Tuesday.
CHAMPAIGN -- A group of kids got a hands-on introduction to agriculture.
ILLINOIS -- Money for federal road projects could run out in two weeks, leaving thousands without jobs and road work unfinished.
PONTIAC -- For the second time this year, a Livingston County business has been cited by OSHA.
ILLINOIS -- A Decatur man is filing a lawsuit against the state.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The UI is requesting more money from the state for the 2016 fiscal year.
CHAMPAIGN -- They say this weather is for the birds; ducks specifically. We have to agree.
CHAMPAIGN -- Many schools in Unit 4 have been getting makeovers. Kenwood Elementary is next on the list.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- A campus fraternity will be without a chapter house for the coming year.
TUSCOLA -- Gusting winds caused havoc in Central Illinois Monday afternoon.
CHAMPAIGN -- Good behavior and good grades came with a reward for students.
GEORGETOWN -- This officer in Our Town is determined to change an increase of drugs in the area.
ILLINOIS -- Children with dyslexia are getting more help.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Another round of storms swept through Monday afternoon.
DECATUR -- Some educators say kids are spending too much time indoors.