Champaign County Fair Queen applications available at Vernon funeral homes

Champaign County Fair Queen applications are available at the county Extension office in the county Community Center on South Main Street in Urbana, a...

May 24th, 2017 |  


ESC renews treasurer contract

LONDON – The Madison-Champaign Educational Service Center (ESC) renewed Treasurer Matthew Ketcham’s contract at its May 15 meeting. The fi...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Ohio grants, tech challenge cleared to fight opioid crisis

Ohio grants, tech challenge cleared to fight opioid crisis

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A state commission in Ohio agreed Wednesday to move forward on Republican Gov. John Kasich’s request to invest $20 m...

May 24th, 2017 updated: May 24th, 2017. |  


Portman backs Mandel for US Senate seat in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s moderate Republican senator, Rob Portman, has thrown his support behind Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel for U.S. S...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Ohio News Briefs

2nd kayaker’s body recovered on central Ohio riverMARION, Ohio (AP) — Searchers have found the second body of a kayaker in a central Ohio ...

May 24th, 2017 |  


County jobless rate decreased in April

Champaign County’s jobless rate continued decreasing in April, according to information released Tuesday by the Ohio Department of Job and Famil...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Health District: Be prepared for emergency

The Champaign County Health District and its partners are encouraging residents to prepare for emergencies after receiving results of a survey from la...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


No resolution reached in weapon, drug possession case

The case of a man charged with multiple drug and weapon possession charges is heading to trial after no resolution was reached.A trial is scheduled to...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Triad Middle School’s Leadership Day includes several area speakers

Triad Middle School’s Leadership Day includes several area speakers

NORTH LEWISBURG – Triad Middle School seventh graders got an education in cyber safety, communicating with others and leadership during Leadersh...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Planning Commission shoots down rezoning request

By a 5-0 vote, the Urbana Planning Commission on Monday voted down a request by Urbana resident Joseph Smith to rezone two parcels he owns at 413 and ...

May 23rd, 2017 |