CHAMPAIGN -- It's hard to believe but there are just six weeks left of school. Sign-ups are now underway for summer camps at the Orpheum Children's Science Museum. Rory Dushman, the education coordinator, is here with details. For more information, click here .
VILLA GROVE -- High school students made a video for alcohol awareness. It will be seen around the state. It's all part of the Your Actions Matter campaign. The Illinois Liquor Commission held the contest. It was a complete effort by students. They debuted their thirty second video in front of their peers along with city officials. After hearing about
ILLINOIS -- The wait to get your medication could get shorter. A House proposal will place more responsibility on insurance companies. They would have no more than 72 hours to cover the cost or deny a customer's prescription. Capitol Healthcare and Rehab, in Springfield, has many residents who need round-the-clock medication. Leaders there say many could benefit from this bill,
ILLINOIS -- An audit shows a law enforcement group misused tax dollars. The group is the Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board (LETSB). But, instead of training, the agency is accused of breaking the rules. WCIA-3's Alex Davis keeps us Connected to the Capitol. The audit found tens of thousands of dollars went toward office rent, catering and conference lodging;
CHAMPAIGN -- Truck drivers at Kraft are afraid they might be getting pink slips. Drivers say the future of the transportation department is unclear and it could all come to a head Thursday. Kraft would only respond, "It's our policy not to comment on rumors or speculation." The Holiday Inn has a meeting space reserved for Kraft Thursday afternoon. One
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Safety is a top priority for organizers of this weekend's Christie Clinic Illinois Marathon, especially after last year's bombing at the race in Boston. WCIA-3's Anna Carrera has more from the race route. New rules were put into place after last year. Organizers are continuing those rules this year. With so much ground to cover, organizers say
CHICAGO -- A major milestone was celebrated at Wrigley Field Wednesday. It's the park's 100th birthday. Here's a look at the official cake on display outside the park. Festivities for the afternoon game against the Arizona Diamondbacks included 30,000 retro jersey giveaways, 10,000 cupcakes and special guests.
PIATT COUNTY -- A Champaign man with tuberculosis is in police custody after a court ordered him to stay home and get treatment. Champaign County authorities took Christian Ibanda into custody Thursday. Earlier this month, he was scheduled to appear in a special session of court at CU Public Health, but he didn't show up. Now, he's in the Piatt
URBANA -- Multiple crews are responding to a structure fire at A1 Paving in the 3800-block of Cunningham. Authorities didn't find smoke or flames when they arrived on scene, but workers had evacuated the building. Officials are now going through the building searching for a source of fire.
URBANA -- Students from a Champaign school say a field trip Wednesday is one they'll never forget. Kids from University Primary School visited Clark-Lindsey. The goal was for them to have a chance to interact with seniors. They also learned how life is different, yet the same, between both age groups. The project isn't over. Now students have to write