The Daily Illini

Personal success diminished for Illinois baseball after weekend losses

By Nicholas Fortin

February 25, 2014

For the second week in a row, the Illinois baseball team’s losses diminished the individual success of its players. Junior Drasen Johnson, a relief pitcher turned starter in the offseason, said although he was happy with his first win as a starter Saturday against Coastal Carolina, he was more conc...

The Salvation Army, Carle toy drive provides families with holiday cheer

By Declan Harty

December 11, 2013

Santa Claus plans to come down the chute for all Champaign County residents this winter, with a little help from the donations of this year’s toy drive.  The annual toy drive, which is made possible by The Salvation Army, Carle Foundation and WDWS/WHMS/WKIO radio, has been running since Nov. 14 a...