Julie chats with Ben Chapman, a local candidate turned activist for ranked choice voting.
Julie speaks with Michael Metz, author of the book Radicals in the Heartland: The 1960s Student Protest Movement at the University of Illinois.
A coalition of local organizations held the #UCNoCages rally and vigil at the Champaign County Courthouse on Saturday, protesting mass ICE raids and immigrant detention centers.
Erin sat down with Champaign County Circuit Clerk Katie Blakeman to talk about criminal record relief in Illinois' upcoming cannabis legalization bill.
Michael Foellmer, who works for the School of Labor and Employment Relations at the University of Illinois, is challenging for a seat on the Unit board.
Chris Kloeppel is an incumbent running for another term on the Unit 4 school board.
Jennifer Enoch is challenging for a seat on the Unit 4 School Board.
Jonathan Westfield is an incumbent running for Parkland College Board of Trustees.
DeShawn Williams is running for Champaign Park District Board of Commissioners
Will Kyles is an incumbent running for another term on the Champaign City Council.
Elizabeth Sotiropoulos, owner of Illini Tutoring, is running for Unit 4 School Board.
Municipal elections are coming up April 2nd, here's what you need to know.
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