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Trevor Siemian #13 of the Northwestern Wildcats throws a first down pass against the Western Illinois Leathernecks on September 20, 2014 at Ryan Field in Evanston, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Northwestern Beats Western Illinois, 24-7

Solomon Vault rushed for two touchdowns.

09/20/2014

Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Pat Fitzgerald Is Really Salty About Northwestern’s Struggles

“We’re an embarrassment,” Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald says.

CBS Chicago–09/10/2014

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Illinois-Chicago Edges Western Illinois 57-56

Gary Talton’s basket with 3.8 seconds to play gave Illinois-Chicago a 57-56 victory over Western Illinois Monday night.

12/19/2011

Rain Raindrops Storm Weather

This November Was Sixth Wettest Ever For Illinois

If you thought the month of November was really wet, it wasn’t your imagination.

CBS Chicago–12/06/2011

Timomthy Pitzen

Family Searches For Missing Aurora Boy In Western Illinois

Relatives of an Aurora woman, who committed suicide in a Rockford motel room, are out searching for the woman’s missing son in western Illinois.

CBS Chicago–05/17/2011

File Photo (Mike Hewitt/ Getty Images)

Suburban Teen Killed In ‘Tragic Accident’ On Hunting Trip

OGLE COUNTY, Ill. (STMW) – A northwest suburban teenager was killed early Wednesday in a “tragic accident” when his friend accidentally shot him on a hunting trip in western Illinois. LISTEN: Newsradio 780’s Debra Dale […]

11/26/2010