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Economy, crime at forefront of Champaign mayoral election

Economy, crime at forefront of Champaign mayoral election

By Josh Winters

February 17, 2015

With less than two months until Election Day, Champaign’s four mayoral candidates are campaigning to persuade the city’s electorate that they are the best person to lead the city. Joe Petry, professor of economics, and City Council members-at-large Karen Foster and Deb Feinen are challenging incumbent Ma...

After impact

March 5, 2014

Water is not the only tool some firefighters across the country are using to battle fires. Consider this example: Firefighters who arrive on a scene have traditionally put out flames with water, which, after it splatters against trees and bushes, flows down and away from the fire. Until recently, water w...