Update: 1:32 pm, 1/23/14, Thursday UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The Board of Trustees approved a three-year contract extension for the director of the Division of Intercollegiate Athletics, Mike Thomas.
CHAMPAIGN -- Firefighters will get a pay raise.
URBANA -- University of Illinois president Robert Easter is getting a big bonus.
URBANA -- University of Illinois employees got some good news; their paychecks are getting bigger.
Update: 10:35 pm
CHAMPAIGN -- The city council approved a new three year contract for police officers.
URBANA -- City council members voted for fewer pay raises.
URBANA -- City leaders could see a change in salaries next year.
CHAMPAIGN -- City council members will not get a pay raise.
SPRINGFIELD -- Hundreds of state workers are getting raises.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Some UI employees may not get a raise for the upcoming school year.