The Carbondale City Council on Tuesday voted to approve lifting all restrictions on Halloween. The last time the city lifted restrictions in 2000 there were days of violent riots that caused costly damage to businesses.
A Carbondale teen plans to climb back in the saddle after severing a portion of her thumb in a freak rodeo accident.
Southern Illinois University is cautioning people and pets to avoid skin contact with water from the Carbondale campus’ lake because of naturally occurring toxic algae.
Pravin Varughese was discovered in a wooded area in Carbondale nearly a week after he went missing following a dispute with an acquaintance.
Kely Arbuckle was sentenced to 100 years in prison after he was convicted first-degree murder for the shooting death of a 20-year-old former Marion High School football standout.
$4.2 million in renovations to Jones Stadium unveiled.
The university’s board of trustees will announce its appointee on Monday in Edwardsville.
A traveling Vietnam Memorial will be on display in Carbondale for four days this September.
Classes at Southern Illinois University are canceled because of a storm that’s left a slick layer of ice under several inches of snow, with more wintry weather on the way.
Gov. Pat Quinn announces $1.5 million investment in technology.