LIVE! Illinois hosts Chattanooga under Thursday Night Lights

CHAMPAIGN (WCIA) -- Illinois football hosts Chattanooga in the first Thursday night lights game in Memorial Stadium history. The Illini (2-1) are plenty rested coming off a bye week, playing for the first time in 12 days. The Mocs (3-0) are making their second trip to Central Illinois in the past two weeks after beating Eastern Illinois in Charleston on Sept. 10.

LIVE! Illinois hosts Chattanooga under Thursday Night …

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CHAMPAIGN (WCIA) -- Illinois football hosts Chattanooga in the first Thursday night lights game in Memorial Stadium history. The Illini (2-1) are plenty rested coming off a bye week, playing for the first time in 12 days. The Mocs (3-0) are making their second trip to Central Illinois in the past two weeks after beating Eastern Illinois in Charleston on Sept. 10.

Willenborg wins Athlete of the Week

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Effingham’s St. Anthony golfer Jonathan Willenborg is the WCIA3 Athlete of the Week. The senior shot a 75 at the class 1A St. Anthony sectional on Monday, tying for second individually along with Bulldogs teammate Coen Pennington.

Illinois football developing “winning culture”

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Illinois is hoping to fill up Memorial Stadium with an “orange out” in their Saturday game verses 3-2 Iowa. The 4-1 Illini are coming off a huge win on the road over Wisconsin.

Terrence Shannon Jr named to Preseason All-Big Ten …

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Illini basketball transfer Terrence Shannon Jr. has been named to the Preseason All-Big Ten Team. The Texas Tech transfer was voted in by media covering the league on Thursday.

Police advise following fender bender turned armed …

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Police advise following fender bender turned armed carjacking

Pickleball popularity: Champaign adds courts to meet …

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One sport is growing in popularity, and it’s something you may have played during high school PE class.

History museum honors Farm Aid with new exhibit

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The Champaign County History Museum recently unveiled a new exhibit about Farm Aid. The first concert of an annual tradition was held at Memorial Stadium in 1985.

AFSCME challenges state’s retiree health plan decision

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AFSCME challenges state's retiree health plan decision

Carjacking leaves man with broken tooth

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Police said a 67-year old man from Champaign was left minor injuries, including a broken tooth, after his car was stolen Wednesday night.

U of I Community Credit Union partners with UI athletics, …

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Illinois Athletics is continuing to push people to pack the stands this weekend, and the U of I Community Credit Union is helping make that happen.

Teen charged in connection to Mattoon kidnapping

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A teenager from Chicago is facing charges in Coles County after he was accused of kidnapping a child on Monday.

CI Living Food reveal

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CI Living Coconut fried rice

Teen sentenced in Oakwood double homicide case

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Illinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul announced on Wednesday that a Danville teenager will spend the next 40 years in prison for murdering two other teenagers almost two years ago.

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Willenborg wins Athlete of the Week

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Illinois football developing “winning culture”

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Terrence Shannon Jr named to Preseason All-Big Ten …

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Police advise following fender bender turned armed …

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Pickleball popularity: Champaign adds courts to meet …

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History museum honors Farm Aid with new exhibit

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AFSCME challenges state’s retiree health plan decision

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Carjacking leaves man with broken tooth

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U of I Community Credit Union partners with UI athletics, …

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Teen charged in connection to Mattoon kidnapping

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CI Living Food reveal

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Teen sentenced in Oakwood double homicide case

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Weather Now: Low chance for showers through Friday, …

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Weather Now: Warm until Thursday’s cold front

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Weather Now: Mid 70’s to start the week, upper 50’s …

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Sports

Willenborg wins Athlete of the Week

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Illinois football developing “winning culture”

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Terrence Shannon Jr named to Preseason All-Big Ten …

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Spour leading Charleston in family’s footsteps

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Calvin Avery holding down middle of D-Line as “big …

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HS scoreboard (10-4-22)

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Mattoon football ready for Coles County Clash: “This …

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Illini and Hawkeyes prepare for defensive battle

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Shelbyville wins Friday Football Fever Play of the …

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Bielema on expectations after first win at Wisconsin …

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Ryan Walters on head coach talk: “It’s flattering”

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HS scoreboard (10-3-22)

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