Council considers ODOT overlay projects

Urbana City Council, during its 7 p.m. meeting today in municipal court chambers, will hear the first readings of three separate resolutions pertainin...

August 31st, 2015 |  


Dallas Road in Mad River and Urbana Townships will be closed beginning Tuesday, Sept. 1, Champaign County Engineer Stephen McCall said.Dialton Road in...

August 31st, 2015 |  


Alicia Titus Memorial Peace Fund sponsors ‘day of service’

Alicia Titus Memorial Peace Fund sponsors ‘day of service’

While the events of Sept. 11, 2001, remain indelibly etched in the minds of most Americans alive at the time, that day is even more pivotal in the liv...

August 30th, 2015 |  



Memorial tree program underway in city

The city of Urbana is offering the public a chance to remember a loved one, commemorate an achievement or honor an individual or organization by purch...

August 30th, 2015 |  


Passport to Wellness aims for health education

Passport to Wellness aims for health education

Champaign County residents wanting to learn healthy habits have a few opportunities left this year to do so as part of the Passport to Wellness progra...

August 30th, 2015 |  


School lunch may be healthier than packed

School lunch may be healthier than packed

Question: Generally, which is healthier for kids, a packed lunch or a school lunch?Answer: Obviously, this could go either way, depending on the conte...

August 30th, 2015 |  


Updated: Boater’s identity released

Updated: Boater’s identity released

State and local emergency crews were called to Kiser Lake at approximately 2:30 p.m. Sunday after a kayak capsized west of the marina. Rescuers from J...

August 30th, 2015 updated: August 31st, 2015. |  


UNU, EverPower react to board’s decision on rehearing

COLUMBUS – Representatives from an intervening party and the Buckeye Wind Farm’s developer spoke about the Ohio Power Siting Board’s...

August 28th, 2015 |  


Sentencing continued for high-speed driver

Sentencing continued for high-speed driver

A sentencing hearing for a man who pleaded guilty to fleeing law enforcement during a traffic stop will continue next week.Chad M. Rittenhouse, 28, ap...

August 28th, 2015 |  


Prep football season begins

Prep football season begins

West Liberty-Salem’s Brandon Wolfe leads his team out of the tunnel and onto the field Friday night against Valley View. .neFileBlock { margin-...

August 28th, 2015 |