The Daily Illini

Local bands dominate Pygmalion Festival lineup

The 92s

September 25, 2014

With Chicago being known as the breeding ground for Midwest music, smaller towns, such as Champaign-Urbana, can be excluded from the Chicago spotlight.  Having received more notoriety in the late ‘80s and ‘90s due to internationally known acts such as REO Speedwagon, Poster Children, National Skyline and H...

Will Krug finds time for baseball, life with the help from those closest

Illinois' Will Krug (40) hits the ball during the game against Indiana State at Illinois Field on Tuesday, Mar. 18, 2014. The Illini won 8-0.

May 8, 2014

Will Krug sinks back into the couch cushions in his apartment late Monday night and thinks about the most challenging part of his life.  He pauses for a moment before answering, considering everything he faces on a typical day. The questions people ask him about his life usually come with simple answe...