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The Champaign News-Gazette
Tom's #Mailbag, Sept. 16, 2016Par 3 golf course in the late ’60s? He was the manager of the Par 3 golf course
Tom's #Mailbag, Sept. 16, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
Par 3 golf course in the late ’60s? He was the manager of the Par 3 golf course (owned by Midwest Television, the parent of WCIA-TV). I forgot his name and what ever became of that case, Would you please investigate and put something in your... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
'I'm not going to certify sin': Social Security worker refuses to watch LGBT training videothe agency was unable to immediately respond.) The Chicago-area Social Security
'I'm not going to certify sin': Social Security worker refuses to watch LGBT training video
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
the agency was unable to immediately respond.) The Chicago-area Social Security office issued a statement to Illinois's WCIA to explain the training without commenting on the specifics of this case. "In support of an inclusive work environment,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Government worker would rather be fired than watch LGBT training videoas he would at the start of the video,' Stephanie Skor, president of the UP Cen
Government worker would rather be fired than watch LGBT training video
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
as he would at the start of the video,' Stephanie Skor, president of the UP Center - a LGBT social services agency - told WCIA. Skor added she was confused by Hall's stance, saying: ‘At first I thought the man might’ve been confused and thought... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Illinois Social Security worker refuses to watch LGBT training videothe agency was unable to immediately respond.) The Chicago-area Social Security
Illinois Social Security worker refuses to watch LGBT training video
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
the agency was unable to immediately respond.) The Chicago-area Social Security office issued a statement to Illinois's WCIA to explain the training without commenting on the specifics of this case. "In support of an inclusive work environment,... Read more
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USA Today
Man willing to lose job over 17-minute diversity videoas well as exemplary customer service," per an SSA rep for the Chicago region.
Man willing to lose job over 17-minute diversity video
USA Today / Posted 12 days ago
as well as exemplary customer service," per an SSA rep for the Chicago region. The Illinois man tells the News-Gazette and WCIA that all SSA employees were informed by email in April that they'd need to individually watch the video and then sign a... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
High School Confidential: Week 1including Terry Sullivan and Keith Findley. St. Joseph-Ogden SJ-O was featured
High School Confidential: Week 1
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
including Terry Sullivan and Keith Findley. St. Joseph-Ogden SJ-O was featured in last week’s Football Fever with WCIA, which visited the school during a 6:30 a.m. pep rally. Seniors Jack Fritz, Logan Frerichs and Lexi Corzine were... Read more
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Newser
Man Willing to Lose Job Rather Than Watch a 17-Minute Diversity Videoas well as exemplary customer service," per an SSA rep for the Chicago region.
Man Willing to Lose Job Rather Than Watch a 17-Minute Diversity Video
Newser / Posted 12 days ago
as well as exemplary customer service," per an SSA rep for the Chicago region. The Illinois man tells the News-Gazette and WCIA that all SSA employees were informed by email in April that they'd need to individually watch the video and then sign a... Read more
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Variety
CBSN’s Elaine Quijano Boosts Profile with Vice Presidential Debate Moderator Slotthe Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. She’s also done reporting from overseas hot spo
CBSN’s Elaine Quijano Boosts Profile with Vice Presidential Debate Moderator Slot
Variety / Posted 24 days ago
the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. She’s also done reporting from overseas hot spots including Kabul, Kuwait City and Islamabad. Early on in her TV career, Quijano was a reporter for WFTS-TV in Tampa, Fla., and for WCIA-TV in Champaign, Ill.Filed Und... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Those Who Served: UI alum brought 'voice from home' as DJ in Vietnamand studied broadcast journalism. In his senior year, he worked as a weatherman
Those Who Served: UI alum brought 'voice from home' as DJ in Vietnam
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
and studied broadcast journalism. In his senior year, he worked as a weatherman, game-show host and booth announcer at WCIA. Bednar graduated in 1967, and the next year was in Vietnam — at the peak of the war, during the Tet... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Remote control: Memorial Stadium crowds entertained from down the streetis so much more visible now than it was before," Myles said. Roach comes from
Remote control: Memorial Stadium crowds entertained from down the street
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
is so much more visible now than it was before," Myles said. Roach comes from a background in TV news, having directed WCIA newscasts. That big, intimidating control board doesn't scare him. Neither do the pressures of keeping the fans... Read more

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