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  1. Increase in Armed University Police OfficersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WSIL

    According to the study, about two-thirds of public and private campuses armed police officers in the 2011-2012 school year. Officers at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale are no exception.

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  2. Armed burglary investigated in CarbondaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | KFVS12

    ... is described as being between 5'6" and 5'9", wearing a denim jacket, blue jeans, and a gray sock hat. The City of Carbondale Police Department would like to remind citizens to be aware of their surroundings when walking at night, regardless of your ...

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  3. Track and field gets running startRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | The University News

    Saint Louis University track and field teams hit the ground running with a pair of meets to start the new year and a new season. The Billiken's indoor season began Dec. 6, with the Saluki Fast Start Meet at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, Illinois.

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  4. Illinois cop caught dozing in patrol car tells student...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Raw Story

    Matt Fedora, a student at Southern Illinois University, said the Carbondale police officer appeared to be sleeping behind the wheel of his cruiser for nearly three hours in a church parking lot. Fedora accused him of sleeping in the patrol car and said he was upset because his home had been burglarized a week earlier and $4,000 in electronics were stolen.

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  5. Discovery of larval sturgeons in Missouri River indicates reproductionRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Missourian

    ... Point Dam between Nebraska and South Dakota to St. Louis. Genetic testing by Southern Illinois University in Carbondale confirmed the larval fish as pallid sturgeons, meaning "there's some natural reproduction occurring," said Joe Bonneau, the ...

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  6. No Injuries in Route 13 Traffic CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | WSIL

    No one was injured in a Wednesday morning crash on Route 13. It happened around 7:45 a.m. on Route 13 at the intersection with Spillway Road. The Williamson County Sheriff's Office says a 2003 Mitsubishi driven by Ariel Edwards, 23, of Carbondale, rear-ended a car that had slowed at the intersection.

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  7. Now You See It: Man says he caught officer sleeping on the jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Cellphone video captured by a college student appears to show a Carbondale, Illinois police officer sleeping behind the wheel of his patrol car and the video is getting a lot attention. You can't tell in the video but the Carbondale resident says the officer was asleep before the camera started rolling.

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  8. Replacement for Murphysboro Alderman SelectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Magic 95.1

    ... Department announced yesterday it is launching a pilot program in which some officers will Continue Reading>> CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) - Saline and Union counties in southern Illinois began using upgraded 9-1-1 systems as part of a regional effort to ...

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  9. Discovery of larval Missouri River pallid sturgeon heraldedRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | WWTC-AM Eagan

    ... Point Dam between Nebraska and South Dakota to St. Louis. Genetic testing by Southern Illinois University in Carbondale confirmed the larval fish as pallid sturgeons, meaning "there's some natural reproduction occurring," said Joe Bonneau, the ...

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  10. Trial for Man Accused in SIU Threat Case Has Been DelayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    A federal trial has been delayed for a Chicago man accused of mailing threats of be-headings, bombings and other violence to Southern Illinois University's Carbondale campus. Twenty-one-year-old Derrick Dawon Burns' trial in Benton was to have started February 2nd.

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  11. Saline, Union counties upgrade 911 emergency systemsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... Illinois have begun using upgraded 911 systems as part of a regional effort to improve emergency response. The (Carbondale) Southern Illinoisan reports that ( http://bit.ly/1yiKRMo ) the two counties went live with their so-called next-generation ...

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  12. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration at the Marion PavilionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | WSIL

    ... to forget." People filled nearly every table laid out at the event. Among them, 75-year-old Warren Grigsby from Carbondale. Grigsby has come to this event every year for ten years. He calls it a chance to bring people together. "Racial stuff is ...

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  13. Artstarts theater group win big at Atlanta theater festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | KFVS12

    A 2-year-old western Kentucky boy who was wandering around with a dog a couple of blocks from home has died after they both were hit by a train. Two men were arrested Monday in Carbondale in connection with an incident involving a gun near the Makanda Township Fire Station.

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  14. 2 arrested after incident involving gun in CarbondaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | KFVS12

    Two men were arrested Monday in Carbondale in connection with an incident involving a gun near the Makanda Township Fire Station. Jackson County Sheriff's deputies responded to the call of a man with a gun at 5420 Old Highway 51 and were given descriptions of two black male suspects involved in the incident.

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  15. Trial for Former SIU Student DelayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | WSIL

    A federal trial has been delayed for a Chicago man accused of mailing threats of beheadings, bombings and other violence to Southern Illinois University's Carbondale campus.\ Twenty-one-year-old Derrick Dawon Burns' trial in Benton was to have started Feb. 2. But the proceedings have been postponed until April 6 so he can undergo court-ordered testing in Missouri to assess his mental fitness.Burns has pleaded not guilty to felony charges related to threatening mailings he allegedly sent in 2012 and 2013.

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  16. Trial delayed for man accused in SIU-Carbondale threat caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Daily Herald

    A federal trial has been delayed for a Chicago man accused of mailing threats of beheadings, bombings and other violence to Southern Illinois University's Carbondale campus. Twenty-one-year-old Derrick Dawon Burns' trial in Benton was to have started Feb. 2. But the proceedings have been postponed until April 6 so he can undergo court-ordered testing in Missouri to assess his mental fitness.

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  17. SIU Research Looks to Solve Equine Colic MysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | The Horse

    Erin Venable, MS, PhD, assistant professor of equine science, with Cupid, one of Southern Illinois University Carbondale's cannulated horses. Colic.

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  18. SIU Student Claims He Caught Carbondale Cop Sleeping On the JobRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Magic 95.1

    A video that was originally posted on Facebook has now gone viral after an SIU student claims he caught video of a Carbondale policeman sleeping while on duty. The maker of the video was identified as Matt Fedora.

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  19. Pickneyville Police Officer Died of an Apparent Gunshot WoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Magic 95.1

    ... video that was originally posted on Facebook has now gone viral after an SIU student claims he caught video of a Carbondale policeman sleeping while on duty. The maker of the video was identified as Continue Reading>> A Murphysboro man is facing ...

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  20. Martin Luther King Jr. Service Awards AnnouncedRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 18 | WSIL

    Jackson County leaders met at the Carbondale Civic Center Sunday. The Martin Luther King Unity Celebration shines light on people serving their communities.

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