Update: 2:04 pm HOOPESTON -- An autopsy is set for a man who was shot and killed.
DANVILLE -- An area man is getting recognition for his lifelong commitment to schools. He's tonight's Hometown Hero.
DANVILLE -- Crews responded to a business fire Friday morning at Automotive International.
DANVILLE -- A new development could be cause for a new road in town.
OAKWOOD -- A group is concerned about pollution in the Middle Fork River.
Update: 4:43 pm, 3/6/14, Thursday DANVILLE -- Mayor Scott Eisenhauer has been getting concerned calls and messages lately.
DANVILLE -- Farmers are putting a face to their products.
CATLIN -- A woman says a service dog will help her and her son live better lives.
DANVILLE -- These friends won a contest to walk the red carpet at the Oscars.
Latest: 10:03 pm, 3/4/14, Tuesday DANVILLE -- Firefighters' jobs are safe, but it looks like you'll have to pay to have them come to your home.
VERMILION COUNTY -- If you're looking for a way to give back to the community, CASA might be it.
DANVILLE -- In just over two weeks, March Madness will take over Danville Area Community College.
Update: 4:26 pm, 3/3/14, Monday DANVILLE -- Preliminary autopsy results show a man killed during a shootout with police may have come from a weapon fired by one of two other suspects in the car rather than police.
DANVILLE -- Police are asking for the public's help finding a missing woman.
Latest: 10:36 pm, 2/27/14, Thursday CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A Danville man died from a gunshot wound to the head after a shooting incident with police.
WESTVILLE -- This never-ending winter is wreaking all sorts of havoc for area communities.
VERMILION COUNTY -- The winter weather is affecting the quality of water.
DANVILLE -- Some say a neighborhood is a dead end, but a development plan could put it on a new path.
DANVILLE -- Veterans, particularly young ones, need mental health help now more than ever before according to a new report.
SIDELL -- Two school districts are a step closer to merging.
DANVILLE -- The Danville Dashers may not play in Georgetown, but it didn't stop nearly 15% of the city from turning out to show support for the team Sunday night.
DANVILLE -- The Humane Society of Danville held its first ever open house to showcase its new space.
DANVILLE -- Many believe things happen for a reason and that people are brought together for a purpose.
VERMILION COUNTY -- A Hoopeston tire business which burned to the ground wants to rebuild, but it's not getting any support from its potential new neighbors.
DANVILLE -- Aside from rain and melting snow, wind was another major problem Thursday.
CATLIN -- A local landmark is closing its doors.
WESTVILLE -- The boil order has been lifted. Things are almost back to normal after more than ten pipes burst in the past two weeks.
SIDELL -- The Village of Sidell is under a boil order until further notice. There is a power outage at its wells.
WESTVILLE -- The village can't seem to catch a break. It's had more than ten water main breaks in the last two weeks.
BISMARCK -- A basketball team shed its blue colors on the court Friday night.
GEORGETOWN -- People surprised one of their own Wednesday.
DANVILLE -- School district administrators might have to move closer to the district.
Latest: 10:07 pm, 2/11/14, Tuesday DANVILLE -- The director of the humane society has been fired.
DANVILLE -- Authorities are investigating ten burglaries in the past month.
DANVILLE -- An attempt to thaw frozen pipes ended with a fire.
Update: 10:03 pm HOOPESTON -- Parents got a voice-mail notifying them their student had been in a school bus accident.
TILTON -- Pitbulls and American bulldogs are sometimes known as "bully breeds" and often have a bad reputation.
DANVILLE -- A local company hopes to avoid a strike as it negotiates contracts with school bus drivers.
OAKWOOD -- Some students in Vermilion County stayed home from school Friday, but it wasn't because of the snow.
CHAMPAIGN -- A sport well-known to the Winter Games is hockey, but its presence in Central Illinois may be hard to see.
VERMILION COUNTY -- A fatal accident is under investigation.
Update: 10:05 pm DANVILLE -- Mayor Scott Eisenhauer wants to raise $1 million for upgrades to the fire department.
Update: 10:01 pm, 2/2/14, Sunday DANVILLE -- The director of the Danville Humane Society, Glen Laird, was suspended indefinitely Sunday.
DANVILLE --- Gracie Hernandez was diagnosed with diabetes last September and as a 4-year old, finds it hard to know when her blood sugar is too high or too low.
DANVILLE -- The person families trust to keep them healthy is under investigation.
DANVILLE -- A local man is hitting the big time. Mike Boedicker directed the film, House of Thaddeus.
HOMER -- After nearly 450 man hours of searching, investigators say they found a body inside a burned out home in Vermilion County.
Update: 11:00 am, 1/30/14, Thursday OAKWOOD -- Preliminary autopsy results show Michael Farmer died from exposure to cold temperatures.
Update: 10:12 pm GEORGETOWN -- Parents feel helpless. They're hitting brick walls trying to end cyber-bullying in their small town.
DANVILLE -- Mayor Scott Eisenhauer got to see the State of the Union in person.
VERMILION COUNTY -- Crews are investigating the cause of a house fire in Ridge Farm.
DANVILLE -- A group which has a mission to help homeless veterans is revving up its efforts to get them off the streets.
DANVILLE -- Police are investigating two armed robberies.
DANVILLE -- This fall, students will have to wear uniforms. The school board voted in favor of the change Wednesday night.
Update: 10:53 pm DANVILLE -- After an emotional debate, the school board voted in favor of uniforms for all students.
DANVILLE -- Ryan Brigman is set to face a jury next month. He was charged with aggravated cruelty to an animal.
DANVILLE -- Sewer and waste bills could be going up, but it might save jobs.
DANVILLE -- The community came together to celebrate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Update: 5:33 pm, 1/19/14, Sunday DANVILLE -- Voting at the Humane Society stopped because a candidate's name was left off the ballot.
Update: 5:32 pm, 1/19/14, Sunday DANVILLE -- Shopping for school clothes may be a little different for some parents this year.
DANVILLE -- A few families went home with new mouths to feed.
VERMILION COUNTY -- A new bill at the capitol could make it harder for animal abusers to adopt pets.
DANVILLE -- Some people will have to travel a bit farther to go to court.
DANVILLE -- Mayor Scott Eisenhauer is here to discuss his goals and top priorities for 2014.
Update: 10:07 pm DANVILLE -- A war hero who started the area's veterans museum has died.
VERMILION COUNTY -- Three months after she lost her daughter, this Westville woman may soon get justice.
DANVILLE -- Police are investigating an armed robbery.
GEORGETOWN -- Adults will have a chance to add a new skill to their resumes.
DANVILLE -- Police are investigating a shooting which sent one man to the hospital.
VERMILION COUNTY -- It's a job this group has been doing nearly 20-years.
Update: 5:05 pm, 1/13/14, Monday HOOPESTON -- A group is taking the next step to reopen an historic theater.
DANVILLE -- After months of debate, Danville's City Council voted to remove two dams.
DANVILLE -- Through the frigid week, local people have been making sure to check on the elderly in their neighborhoods.
VERMILION COUNTY -- An early morning accident sent one person to the hospital.
DANVILLE -- City transportation leaders are working to get back on the road.
DANVILLE -- An area woman is checking off a fun, winter activity from her bucket list.
DANVILLE -- It's not your typical high school curriculum, but a new class at Danville High School is getting students excited.
DANVILLE -- With all the cold air and snow in the forecast, kids from the area need coats.
DANVILLE -- Pure adrenaline and love of family sent one man into action.
Latest: 6:05 pm, 12/11/13, Wednesday CHAMPAIGN -- It took two locations and hours in the cold, but WCIA-3 News viewers stepped up to the plate again.
DANVILLE -- Amy Hawker died from traumatic brain injury while barrel-racing, but her legacy lives on through her family and friends.
DANVILLE -- People around Central Illinois are helping kids get Christmas presents this year.
DANVILLE -- Blades from a wind turbine also fell to the ground the day of the storms.
HOOPESTON -- Work is well underway to gain control of the Lorraine Theater.
DANVILLE -- Former NBA player Keon Clark is going to prison.
DANVILLE -- Four people face charges in connection with an armed robbery.
DANVILLE -- Best friends will do a lot for each other, but a girl took that to a new level by saving her friend's life, all while risking her own.
DANVILLE -- A Vermilion County group is making sure kids get what they want, and what they need, this holiday.
DANVILLE -- Small Business Saturday has come and gone, but some local stores say they're still cashing in.
DANVILLE -- A church which caught fire after getting hit by lightning this past spring is being rebuilt.
DANVILLE -- Students are doing what they can to help people -- and their pets -- in Gifford.
DANVILLE -- Some homeowners in Vermilion County woke to a scary sound, but storms weren't in the area.
DANVILLE -- School bus drivers are working without a contract.
VERMILION COUNTY -- Illinois State Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting.
Update: 10:02 pm CATLIN -- Two more counties have been added to the list of disaster areas.
VERMILION COUNTY -- There were no tornadoes here, but people are cleaning from high wind damage.
DANVILLE -- Police are looking for the driver involved in a hit-and-run.
DANVILLE -- A global company will shut down its plant in Vermilion County.
DANVILLE -- A campaign to raise money for students went above and beyond a school's goal.
DANVILLE -- Drivers are frustrated because a new store is tying up traffic.