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At least 1 hospitalized after reported shooting in Champaign

CHAMPAIGN - Police are at the scene of a reported shooting Thursday evening on the city's east side that sent at least one person to the hospital. Crime-scene tape has been set up around a home in the 300 block of East Church Street near the intersection with North Third Street. Investigators have b

NEWS-GAZETTE - 2017-11-17 02:38:00

UPDATE: Champaign police investigating dead body

CHAMPAIGN - Law-enforcement officials are investigating a dead body found on Paula Drive on the city's northwest side. Champaign police confirmed they were called to the Garden Hills neighborhood to respond to a report of a dead body late Thursday afternoon. Deputy Chief Troy Daniels said the body w

NEWS-GAZETTE - 2017-11-17 02:18:00

Champaign Police investigating shooting on East Church Street

Our crew is on the scene of a shooting in Champaign. Police have confirmed there was a shooting in the 300 block of E. Church Street. Not many details are known at this time. We will bring you more information as it becomes available. Our crew is on the scene of a shooting in Champaign. Police have

FOXILLINOIS.COM - 2017-11-16 17:57:55

Man arrested for car theft

Kenton Gingerich ATWOOD, Ill. (WCIA) -- A Tuscola man faces charges of possessing a stolen vehicle and disorderly conduct. 23-year old Kenton Gingerich was arrested by Douglas County Sheriff's deputies. Authorities say they learned of the stolen vehicles sometime Thursday while investigating a "susp

ILLINOISHOMEPAGE.NET - 2017-11-17 16:03:47

Men's Shelter opens Monday!

CHAMPAIGN-URBANA, Ill. (WCIA) -- With winter winds whipping through town, men in need will soon have a place to go. The C-U Men's Shelter is opening Monday and will provide services until March 31. The shelter will have a new location at New Covenant Fellowship Church, at 124 West White Street, Cham

ILLINOISHOMEPAGE.NET - 2017-11-17 18:53:27

2 arrested for burglary/theft at auto dealer

Laurence Thompson & Mathew Cook MATTOON, Ill. (WCIA) -- Two men face charges after an incident Thursday morning. Police responded to an alarm at Ideal Auto Sales, in the 1900-block of Lakeland Boulevard, about 3:20 am. Authorities say 31-year old Laurence Thompson burglarized the business and stole

ILLINOISHOMEPAGE.NET - 2017-11-17 17:28:26

Ag Answers: Pesticide Applicator Training

CHAMPAIGN,Ill - Doug Gucker from the U of I extension office joins the Morning Show to discuss a few upcoming pesticide applicator training sessions. For farmers and landowners, the Univ. of IL Extension will be hosting two upcoming Private Pesticide Applicator Training Clinics. In addition, for peo

ILLINOISHOMEPAGE.NET - 2017-11-17 13:36:11

Emergency contracts awarded for janitorial work

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WCIA) -- Illinois taxpayers are the proud, collective new owners of a seven-story, 172,723 square foot office building in Chicago's West Loop neighborhood. And at the rate we're paying our janitors, it had better be squeaky clean. THE ACQUISITION As of July 1st, 2017, the state o

ILLINOISHOMEPAGE.NET - 2017-11-17 09:08:09

Selma city manager arrested on suspicion of embezzlement

SELMA - Selma's City Manager Dave Elias was arrested today on suspicion of embezzlement, according to the Fresno County District Attorney's Office. Elias, 56, of Fowler, has been charged with 13 counts of misappropriating public monies by a public officer. He was arrested by the DA's Office Bureau o

HANFORD SENTINEL - 2017-11-15 22:42:00

Selma city manager arrested. He allegedly misspent money when holding same job in Fowler

Selma's city manager was arrested Wednesday on charges linked to personal use of a government credit card when he was city manager of Fowler, the Fresno County District Attorney's Office announced. David Lawrence Elias, 56, was arrested on 13 counts of misappropriation of public money by a public of

FRESNO BEE - 2017-11-15 21:08:00

Judge sentenced Selma man who killed romantic rival in a car crash

A judge decided today there is enough evidence for a murder trial against a Selma man who killed a romantic rival in a car crash. Fresno County Sheriff's investigators say Saul Mendoza ran over Sigifredo Gomez last July after spotting Gomez with one of his ex-girlfriends. Prosecutors say the two men

ABC30 FRESNO - 2017-11-16 05:38:52

Viking Classic brings marching bands to KHS

KINGSBURG - Kingsburg High School hosted its first Western Bands Association competition, the Viking Classic, Nov. 11, where nine schools in five categories vied for first-place trophies. Kingsburg High's Marching Band and Color Guard bested three other schools in its category to win first place and


Adventist Health earns high ranking

Selma's Adventist Health has earned an 'A' ranking in public safety from the Leapfrog Group, a national healthcare ratings organization.Contributed SELMA - A national health care ratings organization has given Selma's Adventist Health an "A" for patient safety. Their Hanford facility was ranked with


Animal rights activists claim abuse at dairy, including a calf with maggots

More than 40 animal rights activists protested alleged animal abuse at a dairy farm in Fresno County on Tuesday following the release of a video showing activists removing a calf at night from the ranch in what it said was a rescue operation. The protest at Zonneveld Dairy near Laton, organized by


Local bands to compete at state championships

Three Local high school marching bands performed at the Kingsburg Viking Classic over the weekend and are gearing up for another big competition coming up this weekend. Hanford High School, Hanford West High School and Lemoore High School all competed at Kingsburg High School on Nov. 11 in the schoo

HANFORD SENTINEL - 2017-11-16 14:45:00

Fowler Residents Respond After Former City Manager Arrested For Embezzlement

FOWLER - FOWLER, Calif. -- The Selma City Manager is facing charges of embezzlement. The Fresno DA said David Elias committed the crimes when he was Fowler's City manager in 2015 and 2016. He's accused of making dozens of personal purchases on a government credit card. Long time Fowler residents are

YOURCENTRALVALLEY.COM - 2017-11-16 07:36:18

Bill's Newscast: Prescott Valley Police Department Expanding

Expansion of the Prescott Valley Police Department facility could soon be getting underway. Town officials say the proposed expansion had a bid opening on October 30th. The Scottsdale based Caruso Construction was the lowest responsible bidder to construct the 2 story expansion and remodeling. This

PRESCOTTENEWS.COM - 2017-11-16 08:00:00

Prescott Valley is looking at 2 expansion projects

tonenotes Council members will be deciding on which company will construct the expansion of the Prescott Valley Police building at its meeting set for 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 16. A contract amendment in the amount of $27,600, and another $23,500 for materials sampling and testing on the same proj


Gala of the Royal Horses comes to PV

Rene Gasser is bringing the Gala of Royal Horses to Prescott Valley at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 18, at the Prescott Valley Event Center, 3201 N. Main St. The productions, creator, producer and leader, Gasser is a world-renowned riding master and has brought the show to numerous locations, includ

DAILY COURIER - 2017-11-17 04:49:00

NAZ Suns Fall In Final Minute to Nets

PRESCOTT VALLEY- There were many moments that mattered at the Prescott Valley Event Center Thursday night, November 16th, between the Long Island Nets and the Northern Arizona Suns in a game that had ten ties and twelve lead changes. However, no moment may have been more important than what many tho

PRESCOTTENEWS.COM - 2017-11-17 08:00:00