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Murphysboro Finishes In 2nd Place At 5th Divison Senior Legion Tourney

NEW BADEN -- Murphysboro's legion baseball team finished in second place at the 5th Division Senior Legion Baseball Tournament. Read More »

Red Cross in Need of Donations

CARBONDALE-- With the lack of blood donations, the Red Cross is asking everyone to help donate before they reach an emergency situation. Read More »

Sustainable and Organic Farming at SIU

CARBONDALE -- SIU students are getting hands-on experience in sustainable and organic farming. Read More »

Carbondale Opens New Fire Department

CARBONDALE --Carbondale firefighters are moving into their new station this week despite a number of the state's building violations. The attorney general's office says the building is not up to code for handicapped accessibility. Read More »

Prehistoric Civilization Discovered in Jackson County

JACKSON COUNTY -- Archaeologists are getting a unique look into our region's distant past. Crews with the State Archaeological Survey have uncovered remnants of a prehistoric society, right near the Southern Illinois airport. Read More »

From Tee to Green Week 8

CARBONDALE-- On this week's edition of From Tee to Green, Kelly Burke and Diane Daugherty discuss the two types of rough shots and how to hit safely out of them. Read More »

Veteran Walking State to Raise Awareness

WSIL -- One Illinois man has always dreamed of giving back to his fellow Vietnam veterans, and now he's making that dream a reality. Bill Trow is walking the length of Illinois in just 19 days. Read More »

Preparing for the Next Major Earthquake

JACKSON CO. -- The U.S. Geological Survey just updated its map on earthquake risks across the country. The map estimates a wider damage zone if there's a quake along the New Madrid Fault in Southeast Missouri. Read More »

Long-Time Carbondale Restaurant Opening in New Location

CARBONDALE-- Construction is underway on the project to re-develop the Carbondale strip, but some businesses near the new complex are changing locations. Read More »

Trico Enjoying Competing In Nationals

SPARTA -- The 2014 SCTP American Team National Championships were in full swing on Friday at the World Shooting and Recreational Complex in Sparta, Illinois. Four area teams are competing in the event, including the Trico Pioneers. Read More »

New Law Protecting Officers

JACKSON COUNTY-- A new Illinois law is putting bulletproof vests on all police officers, although some departments in southern Illinois won't see much change. Read More »

Unsung Hero: Lowe's Delivery Drivers

CARBONDALE -- Lowe's in Carbondale is responsible for bringing happiness to a young boy simply by giving him empty boxes. Read More »

New Look Salukis

CARBONDALE -- The Basketball Salukis are using their summer workouts to get accustomed to another large class of incoming players. Read More »

Crime Tracker: Livingston Cold Case

JACKSON COUNTY-- This week marks the eight year anniversary of Ryan Livingston's murder. Countless tips have come in over the years, but police are still waiting for the right one Read More »

8th Annual Carbondale Senior Fair

CARBONDALE -- There was a huge turnout in Carbondale today for an annual effort to help seniors. Read More »

Tee to Green Week 7: Chipping

CARBONDALE-- On this week's edition of From Tee to Green, Kelly Burke and Diane Daugherty go over the nuances of chipping. Read More »

Carbondale Allows Bow Hunting at Cedar Lake

CARBONDALE -- Bow hunters will have a new place to go this fall. The Carbondale city council has approved opening Cedar Lake to archers as a way to cut down on the number of deer. Read More »

Traffic Change Planned at Big Muddy River Bridge

JACKSON CO. -- IDOT is warning drivers of a lane shift at the Big Muddy River bridge east of Murphysboro. Read More »

Wolf Lake Couple Pleads Not Guilty in Child Sex Assault

JACKSON CO. -- A Wolf Lake couple has pleaded not guilty to child sex assault charges. Read More »

Keep Carbondale Beautiful Fights Against Cigarette Litter

CARBONDALE -- A local group is asking smokers to think twice before flicking a cigarette butt. Keep Carbondale Beautiful is targeting the habit. Read More »

SIU Student Task Force Pushes New Insurance Plan

CARBONDALE -- An SIU task force says it's found a better healthcare plan for students. It comes after a year of work, because the university's current insurance doesn't fully comply with the Affordable Care Act. Read More »

Sexual Assaults on College Campuses

CARBONDALE -- A new national survey found that 40 percent of colleges and universities have not conducted sexual assault investigations in more than five years. Read More »

Coach Kill Cancer Poker Run Honors Cancer Victim

DU QUOIN -- The Coach Kill Cancer Fund Poker Run was back Saturday after a two-year break. Read More »

Carbondale Church Needs Help Collecting School Supplies

CARBONDALE -- Hopewell Missionary Baptist is holding its annual back to school bash next month. Read More »

Murphysboro Animal Shelter Breaks Ground On New Building

MURPHYSBORO -- St. Francis Care held a groundbreaking ceremony on Friday for a new 3,000 square foot facility. Read More »

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