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Champaign County Treasurer Dan Welch receives a hug from County Board member Diane Michaels.
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New County Budget Leaves Nursing Home Future Undecided

The Champaign County Board voted 13-8 (with one member absent) Tuesday night to approve a nearly $129.7 million budget for Fiscal Year 2018. But officials say the budget is likely to be amended to deal with the county’s financially strapped nursing home.