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  1. Man Sentenced To 20 Years For Residential BurglaryRead the original story

    46 min ago | WJPF-AM Carterville

    The Jackson County State's Attorney's office says 50-year-old Charles Keene of Chicago committed the burglary in October of 2013 in Carbondale.

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  2. Former high school band director's trial postponedRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... to postpone it. No new trial date is set. Police say the accuser and her parents were at a Goodwill store in Carbondale when the parents saw Norrington point his cellphone up the teenager's shorts and take pictures. Police say the parents logged ...

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  3. Carbondale PD Launches New Program with SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WSIL

    Over the last several years, the Carbondale Police Department has had its fair share of problems. Now under new leadership, the department is trying to bridge the gap between its officers and the community.

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  4. City leaders clarify bar dress code for some Carbondale establishmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KFVS12

    The new Pony Cabaret and Steakhouse in Carbondale, IL, is getting a lot of attention about what employees wear to work. Now, city leaders are trying to clear up some language about the dress code for some local establishments.

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  5. Trial Delayed For Former Carterville Band DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WJPF-AM Carterville

    A judge is delaying the trial of a former high school band director charged with taking inappropriate photos of a teenage girl inside a store in Carbondale. The jury trial for 41-year-old Michael Todd Norrington was scheduled to begin November 3, but a judge granted a continuance yesterday.

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  6. Carbondale man facing drug charges ordered held without bondRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | KFVS12

    ... at the hands of her foster father and former pastor, is speaking out. Antuan D. Perkins, "Little Man," 22, of Carbondale, appeared in federal court in Benton on Oct. 28 for a detention hearing, Perkins was ordered held without bond. He fled the area ...

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  7. Poll Shows Voters Support All Five Ballot QuestionsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Magic 95.1

    ... plans including birth control in their coverage. Two-thirds of voters favor the so-called Millionaires Tax. Carbondale, Ill. - A new poll from the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute shows voters support all five ballot questions. Over two-thirds of ...

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  8. Franklin County Schools Close Due To Bomb ThreatRead the original story

    Tuesday | Magic 95.1

    ... about a possible threat at unnamed schools in the county Tuesday. Donkin says authorities are investigating. Carbondale, Ill. - A new poll from the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute shows voters support all five ballot questions. Over two-thirds of ...

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  9. House Speaker Boehner Stumps for Mike Bost in Marion on TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Illinoisreview

    ... We reserve the right to deny or remove comments. Content may not be used without permission of the author. CARBONDALE, IL -The Bost for Congress campaign announced that U.S. House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) will be campaigning for Mike Bost, ...

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  10. Social justice program brings open discussion to CarbondaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | KFVS12

    The Carbondale Civic Center hosted a social just program on Monday discussing Ferguson protests, the death of Michael Brown, media's role in the protests and law enforcement. Residents of Carbondale and visitors, some from St. Louis, sat down with the Carbondale police department, journalists, professors and other professionals.

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  11. New location to improve accessibility at Women CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | KFVS12

    ... Jones-Williams said. The Women Centers, Inc. has three offices in Southern Illinois -- an office in Benton, Carbondale, and in Marion. The group serves people in Williamson, Jackson, Saline, Franklin, Perry, Johnson, and Union counties in Illinois. ...

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  12. SIU Postdoctoral Fellow Works On Asian Carp ExportRead the original story

    Monday Oct 27 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    A postdoctoral fellow at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale is studying how to make U.S. wild-caught Asian carp freshly available to consumers in Asia. The main goal is to figure out how to ship what's considered an invasive species in the American Midwest to China where it is a delicacy.

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  13. SIU studying sale of Asian carp in ChinaRead the original story

    Monday Oct 27 | Hawk Eye

    Scholars at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale are studying how to make U.S. wild-caught Asian carp freshly availabl ... 1. Comments from users that have private profiles are blocked by Facebook. 2. Comments containing words in Facebook's blacklist will be held for moderation.

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  14. Brighter Lights for SIUC CampusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | RiverBender.com

    Brighter nights are ahead at Southern Illinois University. The Carbondale campus will be getting improved lighting on its 40 miles of pedestrian walkways, including 400 LED fixtures, thanks to $1.5 million from the state's capital construction program.

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  15. Cape Girardeau man crashes into Carbondale home after pursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | KFVS12

    ... said.So, what is the risk of those type of attacks happening here at home? Through a new initiative, students in Carbondale Elementary School District 95 will have new opportunities to meet and get to know the community's police officers. Through a ...

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  16. Carbondale Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | KFVS12

    The City of Carbondale Police Department and the SIU Police Department say the Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week is the investigation into the overturned vehicle in the 500 block of South Ash Street on Oct. 18. Shortly before 11:20 p.m. on Oct. 18, an officer with the Carbondale Police Department saw a large group of people in the 400 block of South Ash Street. The officer saw the group of people overturn a vehicle parked on the street, which caused extensive damage to the vehicle.

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  17. Carbondale Police and Elementary School District to build relationshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | KFVS12

    Through a new initiative, students in Carbondale Elementary School District 95 will have new opportunities to meet and get to know the community's police officers. According to news release, the police initiative focuses on developing relationships and prevention before other restorative practices are used as intervention.

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  18. Police Chase in Carbondale Ends in CrashRead the original story

    Friday Oct 24 | WSIL

    ... nside but not injured in the incident. Jake and a passenger in the vehicle were taken to the Memorial Hospital of Carbondale for non-life threatening injuries.

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  19. Bost Outraises Enyart - AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | Illinoisreview

    ... We reserve the right to deny or remove comments. Content may not be used without permission of the author. CARBONDALE, IL- GOP congressional candidate Mike Bost announced that his campaign outraised Bill Enyart by nearly $20,000 between October 1st ...

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  20. Illinois Donates $1.5 Million Grant To SIU For Increased Safety MeasuresRead the original story

    Friday Oct 24 | Magic 95.1

    ... EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) - A man accused of mailing threats of beheadings, bombings and other violence to SIU-Carbondale is now facing fewer federal counts than when he was first charged. 21-year-old Derrick Dawon Burns of Continue Reading>> ...

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