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Local News

July 17, 2014

Police, Fire Reports

DANVILLE — Here’s a look at recent law enforcement calls:



Property damage in the 800 block of Bryan Avenue.


Theft in the 800 block of East Harrison Street.

Disorderly conduct in the 2700 block of Townway Street.

Property damage in the 300 block of North Bowman Avenue.

Theft at the Danville Rescue Mission, 834 N. Bowman Ave.


Domestic battery in the 1200 block of Marion Street.

A woman arrested for retail theft at County Market, 2 E. Main St.

A man arrested for theft in the 300 block of North Alexander Street.

Property damage in the 800 block of Bryan Avenue.

Burglary in the 3100 block of Robinson Street.

Trespassing at Clyman Court and Fowler Avenue.

Vehicle burglary in the 800 block of North JacksonStreet.

A man arrested for possession of cannabis in the 1900 block of Griggs Street.

Trespassing at Campbell Lane and Wakely Avenue.

Vehicle burglary in the 1300 block of Knox Drive.

Deceptive practice and financial identity theft in the 3600 block of Tuttle Street.


A man arrested for reckless driving and possession of a look-alike substance in the 1000 block of Robinson Street.

Vermilion County


A man arrested for obstructing justice in the first block of Dequimpal Street, Westville.

Two men arrested for disorderly conduct in the 100 block of West Vermilion Street, Catlin.

Domestic dispute in the 400 block of East North Main Street, Ridge Farm.

Two woman arrested for battery in the 200 block of East Hegeler.

Property damage in the 200 block of North Gray Street, Sidell.

Accidents involving tickets or injuries include:

Monday, 9:42 a.m. — At Illinois Route 1 and Ross Lane, Tilton, involving Terry Dunn, 50, of the 700 block of Peach Street, and Charlene Buhovecky, 65, of Danville. Dunn was cited for failure to yield and leaving the scene of an accident.

Tuesday, 6:39 p.m. — Near County Roads 1800E and 2750N involving Katelyn Gee, 24, of Williamsport, Ind. She was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

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  • Fire Calls Firefighters responded to the following calls:Monday, 11-11:04 a.m. — An unintentional alarm activation at 1714 E. Fairchild St.Monday, 1:01-1:10 p.m. — A medical call in the 1200 block of Cleveland Street.Monday, 3:59-4:16 p.m. — A carbon monoxide i

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  • YMCA offers new college, career program DANVILLE — The Danville Family YMCA plans to launch a new college and career readiness program during the 2014-2015 school year called YMCA Achievers. YMCA Achievers is a college and career readiness program offered at more than 1,400 YMCAs across th

    July 30, 2014

  • DATS begins East Main discussion DANVILLE — The Danville Area Transportation Study, along with the city and The Lakota Group, invite the public to join them in a new way to help imagine the future of Danville’s East Main Street Corridor. An online virtual public engagement forum has

    July 30, 2014

  • EU adopts tough new sanctions on Russia BRUSSELS — Shocked into action by the downing of the Malaysian airliner and the resulting deaths of more than 200 Europeans, the European Union approved dramatically tougher economic sanctions Tuesday against Russia, to be followed swiftly by similar

    July 30, 2014

  • Mideast Israel Palest_Morr.jpg Israel hits symbols of Hamas rule GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Israel on Tuesday unleashed its heaviest bombardment in a 3-week-old war against Hamas, striking symbols of the militant group’s control in Gaza and firing tank shells that Palestinian officials said shut down the strip’s only

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  • Starved Rock Closed T_Morr.jpg Starved Rock trails still closed from storm damage UTICA — A majority of the 13-mile trail system at Starved Rock State Park in northern Illinois remains closed because of significant storm damage that happened four weeks ago.The park is waiting for an emergency contract to be awarded for tree remova

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • Three arrested in Rothery robbery DANVILLE — City police have made three arrests in connection with a brazen armed robbery Tuesday morning in downtown Danville.The robbery was reported just after 10 a.m. Tuesday at Rothery Jewelers, 147 N. Vermilion St. City officers and county deput

    July 30, 2014

  • Police Report Incidents reported to police include:DanvilleSunday:Battery in the 100 block of South Buchanan Street.Monday:Burglary in the 1300 block of Lape Street.A woman arrested for domestic battery in the 100 block of North Logan Avenue.Deceptive practice in

    July 30, 2014

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