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ELLNORA guitar festival marks Krannert Center’s return to in-person performances

Editor’s note: An additional performance has been added to ELLNORA: The Guitar Festival since the ELLNORA artists were announced. This release has been...

Paper: Use patent law to curb unethical human-genome editing

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — A new paper co-written by a University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign scholar who studies the legal and ethical implications of...

Avocados change belly fat distribution in women, controlled study finds

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — An avocado a day could help redistribute belly fat in women toward a healthier profile, according to a new...

Tens Of Thousands Gather For Illini Football Opener: Few Masks Worn, No Vaccinations Required

An estimated 40,000 football fans, most unmasked, packed Memorial Stadium at the University of Illinois Saturday for the first full-capacity game since the start of...

“A Great Loss To Us All;” Funeral Held For U of I Police Lieutenant

URBANA – Family, friends and fellow police officers said farewell to University of Illinois Police lieutenant Aaron Landers Tuesday, at a funeral...

Is the new Illinois state legislative district map fair?

Brian Gaines is a professor of political science at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and a senior scholar at the U. of I. System’s Institute of...

Mental Health First Responder, Insurance Coverage Bills Among Latest Signed By Pritzker

SPRINGFIELD – Gov. JB Pritzker has been steadily acting on more than 660 bills sent to him by the General Assembly this...

Pritzker Reinstates Mask Mandate; Requires Vaccines For All Teachers

Gov. JB Pritzker on Thursday morning announced a reinstated mask mandate for all Illinoisans aged two and over in public indoor settings,...

Merit-based employment practices contribute to gender pay gap, study says

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Rather than reducing gender-based pay inequality by limiting managers’ reliance on factors such as gender bias and favoritism, a...

Hunting a creature that hunts me

KANKAKEE COUNTY, Ill. – It’s a sweltering summer afternoon. I’m pushing aside tree limbs and crunching leaves to get back to the...

Nutrient-rich human waste poised to sustain agriculture, improve economies

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The future connection between human waste, sanitation technology and sustainable agriculture is becoming more evident. According to research directed...

Illinois history professor examines Japan’s relationships with its rivers

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Japan is a country of rivers – more than 21,000 of them. A new book by Roderick...

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Urbana Park District hiring head coach and assistant coach for Tiger Sharks swim team!

Urbana Park District is hiring one head coach and an assistant coach for the year-round Tiger Shark swim team. The...

[Champaign] Halloween Masquerade Car Parade and Trunk or Treat on October 27!

We're excited to join with Champaign Park District and Marketplace Mall for this new event. The Halloween Masquerade Car Parade and Trunk...

It’s the Great C-U Pumpkin Hunt, 2021!

ALL OCTOBER You can hunt for pumpkins all over Champaign and Urbana this October during the Great Pumpkin Hunt.

[Champaign] Police Search For Killer Of Champaign Teenager

CHAMPAIGN – Police in Champaign are still searching for the person who shot and killed a Centennial High School student.