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Libyan-born UI professor relieved for home country upon Gadhafi's death

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    For one University of Illinois professor, the death of Moammar Gadhafi means a lot more than it would to most Americans.  WDWS news reporter Tim Ditman has the story.

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Urbana School Board nixes proposed cell tower

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A proposed cell phone tower on the Urbana School District campus is no more.  WDWS news reporter Tim Ditman has the story.  Click the "play" icon to listen.

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Parkland debuts online tuition calculator

     Students who will be attending Parkland College in Champaign have a new way to find out how much they'll have to pay.


UI professor remembers Steve Jobs as a pioneer

     Just days after his passing, former Apple CEO Steve Jobs is already being remembered in Champaign as a pioneer in the world of technology. 


FutureGen not affected by closure of power plant

     Representatives of the FutureGen Alliance and Ameren Energy Resources Company say the closure of the Meredosia power plant in western Illinois is not expected to affect the FutureGen 2.0 project.
    


Convention and Visitor's Bureau looking to prove its worth

    The President and CEO of the Champaign County Convention and Visitors Bureau says the bureau is keeping track of events in the area and their economic impact on the county.


Wise has big ambitions as she steps in to chancellor role

     The new Vice President and Chancellor of the University of Illinois says the university needs to make sure it plans for the future if it is going to be successful, especially with ongoing budgetary challenges.
    


Flash index rises to highest level in nearly three years

     The University of Illinois Flash Index has risen to its highest point in nearly three years.


Urbana teacher trains for Ironman Triathlon

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     An Urbana school teacher is looking to inspire his students this weekend as he competes in a grueling athletic event. 

     Tim Ditman has the story.  Click the play icon to listen.

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Mahomet teen gets wish granted by Illini football team

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     A Mahomet teen had his lifelong wish come true this weekend when he got to experience a big Illini football win. 

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