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Champaign

(shămpān`), city (1990 pop. 63,502), Champaign co., E central Ill.; inc. 1860. It adjoins the city of UrbanaUrbana
. 1 City (1990 pop. 36,344), seat of Champaign co., E central Ill., adjoining Champaign; inc. 1833. With Champaign, its twin city, Urbana is a trade, medical, and educational center in a fertile farm area.
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 and is a commercial and industrial center in a fertile farm area. The Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Parkland College are there. The city's economic mainstays are agriculture and the university. Founded in 1855 with the arrival of the Illinois Central RR, Champaign was first called West Urbana.

Champaign

 

a city in the northern USA, in the state of Illinois. Population, 62,000 (1975; including the neighboring city of Urbana and the surrounding metropolitan area, 165,000). Champaign’s industries include machine building and the production of scientific equipment, instruments, and medicines.

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Greyhound Lines Inc, a US-based transportation company offering intercity bus services, has announced expansion of its premium service from Chicago to Champaign, in Illinois, and St Louis, in US.
The additional daily service is scheduled to leave Chicago O'Hare at 10:15 and arrive in Champaign at 11:05, the return service will leave at 11:30 and arrive back in Chicago at 12:20.
The championship game was set: Champaign versus Chicago.
Accompanied by much media fanfare, the case went to trial in the Circuit Court of Champaign County in September.
But to cut costs, the Tribune has chosen to print at its Freedom Center instead of at newspapers in Champaign and Madison, Wis.

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