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    • Dangers of using essential oils around pets

      DECATUR, Ill. (WAND)-To many essential oils are used as medicine, but those oils can be lethal to pets. 

    • 1 dead after car strikes concrete bridge

      DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - One person is dead after a crash on Lakeshore Drive in Decatur, according to Decatur Police. 

    • Two sentenced in child abuse case

      A man and woman from Cowden were sentenced to prison time Thursday after pleading guilty in a child abuse case.

    • Deadly crash in Vermilion county leaves one person dead

      Vermilion County, Ill. (WAND)- Illinois State Police are investigating a single vehicle rollover fatal crash on I-74 eastbound at milepost 198. Preliminary crash investigation shows the driver of Unit 1 was eastbound on I-74 at milepost 198. The driver of Unit 1 lost control of his vehicle for an unknown reason. Unit 1 left the roadway to the left, struck the median wires, overturned, and entered westbound lanes of traffic. One occupant was ejected from the vehicle and was pronou...

    • A shooting at a house party in Urbana has left 2 people injured

      URBANA, Ill. (WAND)-  The condition of the two shooting victims has been determined to be serious, but stable for the 23-year-old female with a gunshot wound to the back. The 21-year-old female has been described as stable. She has undergone surgery. 

    • Highlight Zone: Saturday Madness

      High school basketball fans across central Illinois got a taste of March Madness Saturday. Several tournaments were going on across the area - from Litchfield to Springfield, WAND was there to capture the action.

    • Man sentenced for molesting 90-year-old nursing home resident

      URBANA, Ill. (WAND) – A 24-year-old man has been sentenced for sexually assaulting a 90-year-old care facility resident with dementia.

    • Ice rescue training

      CLINTON, Ill. (WAND) - With the weather getting slightly warmer, the ice around Central Illinois is starting to get thinner.       

    • Government seeks death penalty in Yingying Zhang case

      URBANA, Ill. (WAND) - Official paper work by the government has been filed to officially seek the death penalty against Brendt Christensen.   

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