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Local News

February 20, 2013

Police, Fire Reports

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



Property damage in the 2700 block of Townway Street.

A man arrested for unlawful interference with public utility service in the 800 block of Clarence Street.

Property damage in the 800 block of Johnson Street.

Disorderly conduct in the 300 block of Lynch Road.

Possession of cannabis at English and Jackson streets.

Disorderly conduct in the 1000 block of Texas Avenue.

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

Trespassing in the 1200 block of North Vermilion Street.

Burglary in the 500 block of Harvey Street.


A man arrested for telephone harassment, disorderly conduct and harassment through electronic media in the 1100 block of Oak Street.

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Burglary in the 2200 block of Kickapoo Park Road.

Theft along County Road 2430E.

A man arrested for aggravated assault in the 100 block of Poland Road.

Vehicle theft in the 100 block of Market Street, Sidell.

Attempted burglary in the 500 block of Brown Road.


Property damage in the 100 block of West Main Street, Westville.

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  • Police investigate shooting report

    DANVILLE — City police investigated reports of a shooting in the 1000 block of Moore Street about 6:30 p.m.

    Preliminary reports had as many as three people with gunshot wounds. Ambulances were called to assist two of the people with wounds to the leg and one with a chest wound.

    The investigation continued Friday evening.

    April 18, 2014

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  • Hoopeston Area school staff to see insurance rates increase

    Hank Hornbeck, superintendent of Hoopeston Area schools, informed board members Thursday that staff health insurance rates would increase 5.99 percent from the previous year. Health insurance would remain with Health Alliance.

    April 18, 2014

  • Police Report Incidents reported to police include: Danville Tuesday: Theft of $46.70 in gas from Circle K, 121 S. Gilbert St. Theft of a license plate sticker in the 900 block of Hubbard Lane. Wednesday: Possession of alcohol in a vehicle in the 2400 block of Ca

    April 18, 2014

  • translate4.jpg In translation DANVILLE — With the help of a Japanese exchange student, the Vermilion County War Museum staff has a better understanding of some of its items.

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  • Proposed school standards reviewed Proposed school standards reviewed The Associated Press

    April 18, 2014

  • Elementary students to tackle math problems DANVILLE -- First-graders from all eight of Danville's elementary schools will tackle story problems, progressive computation, multiplication, fractions and even algebra at the third annual Danville District 118 First-Grade Math Challenge next week.

    April 18, 2014

  • Arena sells autographed posters on eBay DANVILLE - Want a piece of history from the David S. Palmer Arena? Several autographed posters are up for eBay auction right now from artists who've performed through the years at the arena. There are posters signed by Jason Aldean, Rodney Carrington

    April 18, 2014

  • Fire Calls Firefighters responded to the following calls: Wednesday, 10:18-10:39 a.m. -- A false alarm at 1900 E. Main St. Wednesday, 12:02-12:14 p.m. -- A medical call in the 100 block of South Gilbert Street. Wednesday, 7:55-8:02 p.m. -- A medical call

    April 18, 2014

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