Cynthia Cunningham is running against Mike Marron for State Representative of the 104th District.
Six months ago, Urbana police officers arrested Aleyah Lewis, sparking controversy and protest. Urbana hired an outside firm to investigate the situation. They found the officers acted "in policy."
What do all those county officials actually do? To help you prepare for the November election, here is a quick guide to who's up for election.
Tuesday's Champaign City Council meeting about zoning and city contracts turned into a debate about who gets to have a say in what a neighborhood is and sloppy management of a contract worth $200,000.
As we inch closer to the November election, voters are starting to think about what offices are up for election and what they want to see. Do you know what you want from your county government?
On Monday, members of Urbana City Council began the process of reviewing which Urbana charities will receive government money this year. This money has the potential to create jobs and help people's lives, if it's allocated responsibly.
On August 3rd, Julie Laut took over the recently vacant Ward 2 seat on Urbana's City Council. She's progressive, a historian, and a community organizer.
The Champaign-Urbana chapter of Showing Up For Racial Justice offers some easily accessible actions for this week.
Urbana Police Lieutenant Joel Sanders brought a proposal to the Urbana City Council that would address policing of citizens in crisis.
Erin talks with Circuit Judge candidate Ramona Sullivan about the primary season during COVID, her election night, and how campaigning in 2020 has been different from her other races.
Julie hears from Cynthia Fears, candidate for Champaign County Board District 9.
Julie hears from Champaign County Board Chair Giraldo Rosales, who is running for re-election in County Board District 8.
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