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CPD investigating bank robbery

CPD investigating bank robbery

By Daily Illini Staff Report

November 30, 2015

The Champaign Police Department is investigating a reported armed robbery that occurred at First Midwest Bank, 812 W. Springfield Ave., around 9:30 a.m. Monday.According to a press release from the CPD, the suspect entered the bank, produced a handgun, demanded money, and left the bank heading northbound...

Illinois men’s basketball picks up 2 wins in 1st weekend

Illinois men’s basketball picks up 2 wins in 1st weekend

By Sean Hammond and Johnathan Hettinger

November 11, 2013

Illinois head coach John Groce has said it since the summer: For Illinois to do well, it needs to have a “by-committee” mind-set. The mind-set seemed to flourish this weekend, as all 11 Illini scored in each of Illinois’ two wins to open the season. After falling behind 5-2 in the first half on ...