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Champaign Police move forward with request for taser implementation

KRT SOUTH STORY SLUGGED: FL-TASERGUNS KRT PHOTO BY RED HUBER/ORLANDO SENTINEL (July 31) A Taser gun administers a non-lethal shock to subdue criminals. (OR) NC KD 2002 (Horiz) (gsb)

By Aaron Navarro

September 22, 2015

In 2004, unsteady relations between the Champaign Police Department and the community showed as a proposal from the police for Tasers was met with a hostile reaction and negativity. Eleven years later, the Champaign Police are requesting Tasers once again. This time, things are a little different.Cham...

Illinois softball to take on in-state rival Illinois State

Illinois' Kylie Johnson swings for the ball during its 3-0 loss against North Dakota State at Eichelberger Field on March 17. 

By Cole Henke

March 31, 2015

The Illinois softball team is taking a break from its conference schedule to play the Illinois State Redbirds at Eichelberger Field on Tuesday. The teams will play one game rather than a multiple-game series, which is a change of pace for the Illini. According to head coach Terri Sullivan, these one-ga...