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New Women, Infants, and Children call-in clinic opening

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 11:41
DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - A new Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) call-in clinic is opening soon.
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Caretaker sentenced for hitting elderly deaf man with Down Syndrome

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 11:29
URBANA, Ill. (WAND) - A Hoopeston man has been sentenced for hitting a disabled elderly man he was working for as a caretaker.
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Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over holiday enforcement to start

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 11:16
DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - The Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign enforcement will be going on through the start of next year.
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Police: Burglar sawed hole in floor to get into apartment

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 10:13
URBANA, Ill. (WAND) - An Urbana man is accused of sawing a hole through the floor to gain access to and burglarize an apartment.
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Truck crashes into bridge on Rt. 121

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 10:01
DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - Emergency crews are responding after a tractor trailer crashed into a bridge on Rt. 121.
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Local agencies passing along tips to prevent Grinches from stealing your Christmas

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 08:14
MT. ZION, Ill. (WAND) - The Mt. Zion Police Department is sharing holiday safety and theft prevention tips. 
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Bomb scares force evacuations around state

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 00:51
ILLINOIS (WAND) – Email bomb threats were reported in central Illinois and other parts of the state Thursday.
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Bomb threat emails sent across Central Illinois

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 00:41
DECATUR, IL (WAND) - Illinois was one of 21 states where an emailed bomb threat was sent. Schools, hospitals and businesses across the nation had to evacuate buildings for safety measures. A few of those emails came to Central Illinois. Threats were sent to: The Decatur Memorial Hospital, Decatur Healthcare Manor and A-Lert Construction. Urbana Police said two emails were sent to the city. Both, contained bomb threats. However, police didn't go into details as to where the emails wer...
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Man shot in arm, taken to hospital

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 23:45
URBANA, Ill. (WAND) – Someone shot a man in the arm in Urbana Thursday, police say. 
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Central Illinois cereal maker shuts down

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 23:16
GRIDLEY, Ill. (AP) - A company that's the largest employer in the small central Illinois village of Gridley has closed because not enough people were buying the cereal it made.
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Viral fight leads to third probation sentence

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 22:11
DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) – The second of two women involved in a viral fight caught on video was sentenced to probation. 
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Third Macon County bomb threat targeted business

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 21:31
DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) – A third bomb threat reported in Macon County targeted a business, deputies say.
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CWLP unveils solar farm, plans subscription program

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 17:30
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WAND)- Officials held a ribbon cutting for CWLP’s first owned solar farm Thursday.
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Investigators name cause of death for shot, killed near home

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 17:10
DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - A corner’s jury ruled Marcqui Apholone’s death as a homicide.
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Corner's jury rules child's death as accidental

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 17:02
DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) – Marqueis Gray, 12, was shot in the chest back in November by a friend playing with a gun.
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Pritzker, other governors meet with President Trump

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 16:51
WASHINGTON, D.C. (WAND) – Governor-elect J.B. Pritzker joined other new governors in a meeting with President Donald Trump. 
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Bomb threats sent to Decatur health care facilities

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 15:56
DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) – Police responded to two bomb threats at health care facilities in Decatur.
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Campus safety tips offered for holiday break

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 15:12
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WAND) – Students staying on the U of I campus over the holiday break are asked to take precautions to stay safe. 
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McAlister’s Deli opening new location in Forsyth.

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 14:53
FORSYTH, Ill. (WAND) - McAlister’s Deli is opening a new location in Forsyth.
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Free holiday carols over the phone

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 14:36
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WAND) - Now through Dec. 19 you can hear free Christmas carols over the phone.
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