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Danville police arrest two armed robbery suspects

Upon arrival, officers spoke with an employee, who stated he was robbed by two men, one of which allegedly had a handgun.

NEWSCHANNEL20.COM - 2018-07-20 13:29:56

Two Danville men facing charges in holdups at two businesses

Photo by: Danville policeDanville police Deontre B. Davis, 18 of Danville, arrested Thursday, July 19, 2018, on charges of armed robbery in a July 9 holdup at the Circle K gas station on North Vermilion Street.

NEWS-GAZETTE - 2018-07-20 19:52:00

Danville man gets five years for mob action in 2017 stabbing death

Photo by: ProvidedRonald Pettis, 24, of Danville, sentenced Thursday, July 19, 2018, to five years in prison after being convicted by a jury in June of mob action in connection with the May 30, 2017, fatal stabbing of Kuron Kimmons at the Fair Oaks housing complex.Other Related ContentDanville man a

NEWS-GAZETTE - 2018-07-19 18:35:00

UPDATED: Danville middle school music volunteer accused of sexually abusing teen

Photo by: Danville policeDavid J. Woodrow, 41, of Danville, arrested Tuesday, July 17, 2018, on a preliminary charge of aggravated criminal sexual abuse in connection with a 2011 incident.

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Ground broken on assisted-living facility in northern Danville

Photo by: Tracy Crane/The News-GazetteWorkers begin site preparations Wednesday, July 18, 2018, on a 22-acre area northeast of the intersection of Bowman and Winter avenues where construction will soon begin on the Villas of Holly Brook Assisted Living and Reflections Memory Care community.

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Violation Notice issued for alleged contamination at Vermilion Power Station

In May the Illinois EPA conducted a stream survey of the Middle Fork Vermilion River near three coal ash ponds owned by Vistra, and found water with “heavily stained reddish-brown discoloration” seeping from the riverbank. The violation notice says the seeps were discharging into the river, staining

ILLINOIS.EDU - 2018-07-19 13:26:00

UI seeks to improve access for transfer students

Executive Vice President Barbara Wilson briefed the university's trustees Thursday,The News-Gazettereported. She said the university's three campuses have more than 12,800 transfer students, which is more than any other Illinois university or system.

ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH - 2018-07-20 20:45:18

Two in Champaign accused of aiding alleged sex-trafficking ring

Katelyn Curtis and Kamaal Dudley, both 27 and living in Champaign hotels, were arrested in Champaign and appeared Friday in U.S. District Court in Urbana.

NEWS-GAZETTE - 2018-07-20 19:29:00

UI seeks improving access for transfer students

All of the university's campuses actively recruit at the state's 48 communities colleges. The university has guaranteed transfer programs with specific two-year schools, including Parkland at the Urbana campus, the City Colleges in Chicago, and Lincolnland in Springfield.

ROANOKE TIMES - 2018-07-20 16:03:13

Danville Blue falls to Lincoln

LINCOLN — A slow start can be very damaging, especially when games in the Fourth Division Tournament are only seven innings this year.The Danville Post 210 Blue Speakers found out the hard way, that spotting a team a lead is very dangerous.

COMMERCIAL NEWS - 2018-07-20 05:15:00

Prosecutor: 'Other victims have come forward'

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Marron tapped to take Hays' seat

DANVILLE — Mike Marron will get an advance taste of what it’s like to sit in a state representative’s office, starting in September.Marron has been chosen to fill out the remainder of state Rep. Chad Hays’ term from Sept. 7 until January, when the new General Assembly is sworn in.Champaign and Vermi

COMMERCIAL NEWS - 2018-07-20 11:41:00

U of I seeks improving access for transfer students

All of the university's campuses actively recruit at the state's 48 communities colleges. The university has guaranteed transfer programs with specific two-year schools, including Parkland at the Urbana campus, the City Colleges in Chicago, and Lincolnland in Springfield.

FOXILLINOIS.COM - 2018-07-20 13:02:18

Crime Stoppers honors Central admin for actions during shooting

Photo by: Stephen Haas/The News-GazetteFrom left, Heather Yacko and her husband, Bryan, this year's Dave Benton Crime Fighter of the Year, talk with Champaign police Sgt. Brandon Thomas and Terri Benton after Crime Stoppers of Champaign County's annual meeting Thursday, July 19, 2018, at Champaign U

NEWS-GAZETTE - 2018-07-20 07:00:00

Danville man arrested for alleged sexual abuse

Danville Police Department arrested David Woodrow, 41, of Danville, for aggravated criminal sexual abuse.

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Prosecutor: 'There are other victims that have come forward'

Photo by: Danville policeDavid J. Woodrow, 41, of Danville, arrested Tuesday, July 17, 2018, on a preliminary charge of aggravated criminal sexual abuse in connection with a 2011 incident.Other Related ContentUPDATED: Danville middle school music volunteer accused of sexually abusing teen boy

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'It's really cool'

DANVILLE – Several dozen children have been using their problem-solving skills for the past two weeks to crack the case at a crime scene during the CSI science camps at the Boys & Girls Club, the Danville Family YMCA and Mark Denman Elementary School.The science camp has been a summer activity for t

COMMERCIAL NEWS - 2018-07-19 11:43:00

Woodrow pleads not guilty to charges

DANVILLE — A local man known for his musical and theatrical productions pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges of aggravated criminal sexual abuse.David J. Woodrow, 41, appeared at a bond hearing via video from the Public Safety Building. He’s being held on $100,000 bond, with 10 percent ($10,000)

COMMERCIAL NEWS - 2018-07-19 11:41:00

Rantoul man convicted of beating mother of his children

Tommy Johnson, 35, whose last known address was in the 100 block of South Ludlow Street, faces up to six years in prison when he's sentenced Aug. 27 by Judge Tom Difanis.

NEWS-GAZETTE - 2018-07-19 11:20:00

Breakfast to help Westville officer

CATLIN — Despite battling kidney cancer that has spread to his lungs, Allan Mackiewicz has a positive outlook.“Next year at this time, we’re going to be chasing people again,” the Westville police captain said jokingly.Numerous groups have been helping the Mackiewicz family with medical expenses sin

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