Champaign Unit 4 teachers have been working without a contract since June 2021. It’s time the Board of Education incorporates feedback from teachers to move forward with ensuring a safe and productive learning environment for both teachers and students.
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Finding nuance in times of great offense
The Editorial Board reflects on cancel culture, forgiveness, and searching for nuance in the wake of Meyers Leonard’s reappearance in headlines for his donation to the Ubben Basketball project.
Four takeaways from the Community Gun Violence Prevention Blueprint
The City of Champaign plans to spend $6.2 million on gun violence prevention over the next two years. Here is what we think about their proposed plan.
The state of COVID in Champaign County, January 2022
Nationwide, COVID cases are spreading rapidly; hospitalizations are up. What does that mean for us in Champaign County?
Our 2022 C-U wishlist
The Editorial Board shares their hopes for C-U in the New Year.
Reflecting on the past year
As 2021 comes to a close, our Editorial Board takes a look at where we are now compared to where we were a year ago.
Eight ways to be a better community member this holiday season
A little bit of help goes a long way.
C-U Animal Control needs a pupdate
Champaign County Animal Control is still a mess even after the former director stepped down.
Revisiting redistricting in Illinois
The new congressional and county district maps heavily favor Democrats. This should not be a surprise.
Is your house the best-dressed for Halloween?
We want to see your exterior Halloween decorations. Do you think you have the creepiest or most endearingly fall-themed house on the block? Send us your photos. We might include them in a future article. …