Water and sanitary sewer project begins

Water and sanitary sewer project begins

During the week of Aug. 17, M&T Excavating LLC and subcontractors will start work on Urbana’s Phase 2A Water & Sanitary Sewer Replacemen...

August 14th, 2020 |  


Big Ten football left to hope for spring schedule

Big Ten football left to hope for spring schedule

It’s over.Just like that, by a vote of the Big Ten’s 14 schools on Tuesday, there will be no football games this fall for Ohio State and t...

August 11th, 2020 |  


Hoewischer is 2020 Fair Queen

Hoewischer is 2020 Fair Queen

McKenze Hoewischer was announced as the 2020 Champaign County Fair Queen on Sunday evening at the fair. See full coverage in Tuesday’s print edi...

August 9th, 2020 |  



OHSAA adjusts season if football is approved

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Following a recommendation this week from the Governor’s Office to shorten the season due to concerns that COVID-19 may s...

August 7th, 2020 |  


Explore the 0utdoors in Champaign County

Explore the 0utdoors in Champaign County

Urbana and Champaign County is Southwest and Central Ohio’s summer and fall destination for outdoor exploration and activities!With its close pr...

August 3rd, 2020 |  


UPDATED: COVID-19 outbreak at Michael Farms

UPDATED: COVID-19 outbreak at Michael Farms

The Champaign Health District is reporting an outbreak of COVID-19 in Champaign County.According to a statement from the CHD, the location of the outb...

August 3rd, 2020 updated: August 3rd, 2020. |  


North Main Street now open

North Main Street now open

Safety Services Solutions removes the last “Road Closed” sign from the railroad construction on N. Main Street at Boyce Street on Friday e...

July 31st, 2020 updated: July 31st, 2020. |  


Senior Center site plan approved

Senior Center site plan approved

Urbana’s planning commission on Monday unanimously approved, with conditions, a site plan for a 8,405-square-foot, one-story Urbana/Champaign Co...

July 29th, 2020 updated: July 29th, 2020. |  


Track work to close part of North Main

Track work to close part of North Main

Work to replace the rubber panel crossing with a timber crossing along railroad track crossing North Main Street will close part of that Urbana street...

July 26th, 2020 |  


Local school districts release common plan for back-to-school requirements

Local school districts release common plan for back-to-school requirements

Champaign County’s five public school districts and their related vocational and service components have released a joint plan for reopening sch...

July 22nd, 2020 |