Illinois Public Media News https://will.illinois.edu/news/rss en-us © 2019 University of Illinois Public radio news, features, and stories that matter to Illinois. Illinois Public Media - WILL News and Features from Illinois Public Radio - WILL-AM-FM-TV-Online, University of Illinois In Depth News and Features from Illinois Public Media, the Public Broadcasting Service of the University of Illinois episodic Illinois Public Media will-web@illinois.edu no full Illinois Issues: Survey Finds Illinoisans Divided On Trust https://will.illinois.edu/news/story/illinois-issues-survey-finds-illinoisans-divided-on-trust Illinois Issues: Survey Finds Illinoisans Divided On Trust Illinois Public Media News Would you say that most people can be trusted, or that you can’t be too careful? An NPR Illinois survey shows Illinoisans are divided on the question — though not in the usual ways of politics. This week, we look at the issue of trust, and why it matters for democracy. Would you say that most people can be trusted, or that you can’t be too careful? An NPR Illinois survey shows Illinoisans are divided on the question — though not in the usual ways of politics. This week, we look at the issue of trust, and why it matters for democracy. Would you say that most people can be trusted, or that you can’t be too careful? An NPR Illinois survey shows Illinoisans are divided on the question — though not in the usual ways of politics. This week, we look at the issue of trust, and why it matters for democracy. Fri, 22 Nov 2019 07:17:00 -0600 no full Champaign County Board Sends Rural Cannabis Businesses Proposals Back To Committee https://will.illinois.edu/news/story/champaign-county-board-sends-proposals-on-rural-cannabis-businesses-back-to-committee Champaign County Board Sends Rural Cannabis Businesses Proposals Back To Committee Illinois Public Media News Champaign County board members will take another look at whether to allow or prohibit cannabis businesses in unincorporated areas --- with an eye toward a possible compromise. Champaign County board members will take another look at whether to allow or prohibit cannabis businesses in unincorporated areas --- with an eye toward a possible compromise. Champaign County board members will take another look at whether to allow or prohibit cannabis businesses in unincorporated areas --- with an eye toward a possible compromise. Fri, 22 Nov 2019 02:30:00 -0600 no full Possible Solution For Nitrate Pollution Moving From Lab To Field https://will.illinois.edu/news/story/possible-solution-for-nitrate-pollution-moving-from-lab-to-field Possible Solution For Nitrate Pollution Moving From Lab To Field Illinois Public Media News A possible solution for one form of water pollution is moving out of the lab and into the field in Nebraska, in a development that could revive some unused wells and save some towns a lot of money. A possible solution for one form of water pollution is moving out of the lab and into the field in Nebraska, in a development that could revive some unused wells and save some towns a lot of money. A possible solution for one form of water pollution is moving out of the lab and into the field in Nebraska, in a development that could revive some unused wells and save some towns a lot of money. Thu, 21 Nov 2019 13:18:00 -0600 no full Champaign Unit 4 Officials Prepare To Sell Tens Of Millions In Bonds https://will.illinois.edu/news/story/champaign-unit-4-officials-prepare-to-sell-tens-of-millions-in-bonds Champaign Unit 4 Officials Prepare To Sell Tens Of Millions In Bonds Illinois Public Media News The Champaign Unit 4 School Board approved a measure during a special noon meeting on Tuesday allowing the district to sell up to $73.4 million worth of school building bonds.  The Champaign Unit 4 School Board approved a measure during a special noon meeting on Tuesday allowing the district to sell up to $73.4 million worth of school building bonds.  The Champaign Unit 4 School Board approved a measure during a special noon meeting on Tuesday allowing the district to sell up to $73.4 million worth of school building bonds.  Tue, 19 Nov 2019 16:32:00 -0600 no full Frances Nelson Health Center Celebrates 50 Years Of Promoting Equal Access To Health Care In CU https://will.illinois.edu/news/story/frances-nelson-health-center-celebrates-50-years-of-promoting-equal-access-to-health-care-in-cu Frances Nelson Health Center Celebrates 50 Years Of Promoting Equal Access To Health Care In CU Illinois Public Media News The Frances Nelson Health Center was formally established in 1969 as a free clinic aimed at promoting equal access to health care—and continues with that mission today. The Frances Nelson Health Center was formally established in 1969 as a free clinic aimed at promoting equal access to health care—and continues with that mission today. The Frances Nelson Health Center was formally established in 1969 as a free clinic aimed at promoting equal access to health care—and continues with that mission today. Tue, 19 Nov 2019 06:00:00 -0600 no full A Young Immigrant Has Mental Illness, And That’s Raising His Risk of Being Deported https://will.illinois.edu/news/story/why-an-illinois-father-worries-his-sons-mental-illness-could-get-him-deport A Young Immigrant Has Mental Illness, And That’s Raising His Risk of Being Deported Illinois Public Media News When José moved his family to the United States from Mexico nearly two decades ago, he had hopes of giving his children a better life. When José moved his family to the United States from Mexico nearly two decades ago, he had hopes of giving his children a better life. When José moved his family to the United States from Mexico nearly two decades ago, he had hopes of giving his children a better life. Mon, 18 Nov 2019 11:21:00 -0600 no full ‘College Behind Bars’ PBS Documentary Shines A Light on Prison Education https://will.illinois.edu/news/story/college-behind-bars-pbs-documentary-shines-a-light-on-prison-education ‘College Behind Bars’ PBS Documentary Shines A Light on Prison Education Illinois Public Media News The new four-part PBS documentary "College Behind Bars" examines what higher education looks like in New York State prisons — and the impact it has on incarcerated students. Lynn Novick produced and directed the film, and Ken Burns is an executive producer.  The new four-part PBS documentary "College Behind Bars" examines what higher education looks like in New York State prisons — and the impact it has on incarcerated students. The new four-part PBS documentary "College Behind Bars" examines what higher education looks like in New York State prisons — and the impact it has on incarcerated students. Lynn Novick produced and directed the film, and Ken Burns is an executive producer.  Mon, 18 Nov 2019 06:45:00 -0600 no