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Carbondale, Illinois is located in Jackson County. Zip codes in Carbondale, IL include 62902, 62903, and 62901. The median home price in Carbondale is $119,900. More Carbondale information.

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14 hrs ago | WJPF-AM Carterville

Mistrial Ordered Again In Murder Case

A judge has declared a mistrial in the case of a man accused of a Carbondale slaying more than seven years ago.


19 hrs ago | KFVS12

First woman warden at Menard Correctional Center named

A 20-year veteran of the Illinois Department of Corrections was named Warden of Menard Correctional Center on Wednesday, April 16. Kim Butler is the first woman ever to serve as warden of maximum-security MCC.


Tue Apr 15, 2014


Pay It Forward: Sweet Treat Delivery

Cupcakes and cookies from Larry's House of Cakes were delivered to the nurses and staff at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale.


Daily Herald

Trial begins in 2007 southern Illinois killing

A trial has begun for a man who's accused of a slaying that took place more than seven years ago in southern Illinois.


Thu Apr 10, 2014


Prosecutors review case of SIU student's death

Prosecutors are reviewing the case of a Southern Illinois University student found dead two months ago in a wooded area near the school.


Wed Apr 09, 2014

WJPF-AM Carterville

Lacy Set To Begin Murder Trial Again

A murder suspect is scheduled to appear in Jackson County Court Tuesday. 29-year-old Elijah Lacy is accused of murdering Falon Taylor in Carbondale on January 6, 2007.


Sun Apr 06, 2014

WJPF-AM Carterville

Police Rescue Man From Car In High Water

A man was rescued from his vehicle that was stranded in high flood waters Friday morning in Carbondale.


Wed Apr 02, 2014


Two Carbondale Men are Homeless and Looking for Work

Drive through Carbondale and it's hard to miss homeless people on street corners.


Tue Apr 01, 2014

WJPF-AM Carterville

Field Fires In Southern Illinois Prompt Cautions

Authorities in Franklin County are using a recent spate of apparently suspicious field fires to warn residents that dry conditions could court disaster.


Sun Mar 30, 2014

HealthLawProf Blog

16th Annual SIH/SIU Health Policy Institute

The 16th annual Southern Illinois Healthcare/Southern Illinois University Health Policy Institute will be held on Friday, May 16, 2014 .


Sat Mar 29, 2014

WJPF-AM Carterville

Two Men Sentenced For Liquor Store Burglary

In Jackson County, two men will spend over a decade in prison for burglary. The State's Attorney's office says 54-year-old Frank Hopkins and 49-year-old Scott Aud, both of Carbondale, previously pleaded guilty to charges stemming from a burglary at Pick's Liquors on East Grand Avenue in Carbondale on December 17. Hopkins was sentenced to 14 years ... (more)


North Kitsap

Bayside Barber Shop opens on Front Street

With its sweeping view of Liberty Bay, Gene Bryant's barbershop may have the best view of any barbershop in Poulsbo.

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Fri Mar 28, 2014


David A. Trampier, 1954-2014

Legendary old school tabletop RPG artist David Trampier created some of the most striking iconic art which helped define the look of 1st edition Advanced D&D .


Thu Mar 27, 2014

WJPF-AM Carterville

Carbondale Women Face Meth Charges

In Jackson County, two people face meth charges. 38-year-old Heather Richey and 20-year-old Leeann Simmerman, both of Carbondale, face charges of conspiracy to manufacture methamphetamine.


Tue Mar 25, 2014

WAND-TV Decatur

Field fires in southern Illinois prompt cautions

Authorities in southern Illinois' Franklin County are using a recent spate of apparently suspicious field fires to warn residents that dry conditions could court disaster.


Sat Mar 22, 2014

The Paducah Sun Online Edition

Doll clinic serves as medical teacher for apprehensive kids

ADVANCE FOR USE SATURDAY, MARCH 22 AND THEREAFTER - In this March 6, 2014 photo, Finley Diemer hugs her baby Drew as Hannah Cross, a physicians assistant graduate student at the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine talks about DrewA s treatment as part of a doll clinic on SIUA s campus in Carbondale, Ill.


Thu Mar 20, 2014


Buckminster Fuller's Dome House to be Repaired & Transformed into Museum

On April 19th, restoration work will begin on the world's first geodesic dome home in Carbondale, Illinois.


Tue Mar 18, 2014


2 Arrested for Home Invasion, Aggravated Battery

Richard L. Nelson and Marquis J. Sutton, both 30, were taken into custody Tuesday in connection with a incident early Saturday morning.



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