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U Pick ‘Em!

Admit it. You look forward to seeing those year-end “best of” lists.

Screenshot of video showing a car driving through a student rally outside Centennial High School.
(You Tube)
News Local/State

No Charges To Be Filed In Champaign Centennial Protest Incident

A car windshield was broken when students participating in December's 'die-in' took to the street.  State's Attorney Julia Rietz suggests instead that the school district resolve it through 'mediation and community education.'

The University of Illinois Willard Airport
(Yelp)
News Local/State

Panel On Airport’s Future Meets With U of I Chancellor

The task force made up of city and county officials, U of I staff, and business personnel spent all of 2014 looking for ways to secure Willard Airport's long-term future. It met with U of I Chancellor Phyllis Wise for the first time Tuesday.