Southern Illinois University Mourns Shooting Death Of Keeshanna Jackson, Freshman From Chicago; 'A Precious Member Of Our Family'"We are all still grieving the tragic death of Keeshanna and asking ourselves why? Why did this happen? Why did this happen to such a promising and vibrant young lady? It's just not fair," SIU Chancellor Dr. Austin Lane said.
Southern Illinois University Student From Chicago, Keeshanna Jackson, Shot And Killed In CarbondaleChicagoan was one of four people hit by gunfire early Sunday morning
Amtrak Bringing Back Full Service Across Illinois With COVID-19 Cases DroppingAmtrak said it is starting to resume full rail service across Illinois as COVID-19 cases fall.
Police: Carbondale Woman Was Driving Around Will County With Stolen AR-15, Second Gun Hidden In Child Safety SeatPolice in Will County arrested a woman this weekend who they say was driving around with an AR-15 in the trunk and another gun hidden in a safety seat where a 3-year-old was sitting.
Southern Illinois Chancellor Remembered As A Passionate EducatorMontemagno died October 11 and was buried last week at Mound City National Cemetery.
SIU Carbondale Chancellor Carlo Montemagno Has Died"His loss will be deeply felt at SIU, in Southern Illinois and in the scientific and academic communities."
Five Things To Know: Monday's Solar EclipseA total solar eclipse, one of nature’s most awe-inspiring sights, will be visible across the United States on Monday.
Coast-To-Coast Eclipse Gives Scientists Rare Chance To Study The SunThe city of Carbondale is the ideal viewing site for the eclipse, as it's the location where the total eclipse will last longest.
Chicagoans Board Amtrak's Eclipse Express To See Total Eclipse In CarbondaleThe last time there was a total solar eclipse visible coast-to-coast in the U.S. was 1918, which might explain the hype for Monday’s eclipse
Carbondale, IL Planning For Massive Eclipse Crowd50-60,000 people are expected to watch the solar eclipse from Carbondale, which is the closest location from Chicago for optimal viewing.
SIU To Host Solar Eclipse Food Festival, Comic ConCarbondale is one of the ideal locations to view the total solar eclipse on Aug. 21, as it lies near the greatest point of duration.
Carbondale Police Officer Shot, Wounded During ChaseThe Carbondale Police Department says in a news release that the shooting occurred late Sunday after officers on patrol heard shots fired and drove toward the gunfire.
Family Of Pravin Varughese Holds Vigil In Daley PlazaThe family of a Southern Illinois University-Carbondale student found dead in subzero cold more than a year ago gathered with families of other unsolved missing persons and murder cases Saturday in Daley Plaza.
Family Of Pravin Varughese To File Complaint With Justice DepartmentThe Morton Grove family of an SIU student who died last February says they will file a complaint with the federal government over the police handling of the case.
Morton Grove Mayor To Carbondale: Re-Examine Student's Mysterious DeathThe official cause of death of Pravin Varughese, 19, was hypothermia. His body was found in a wooded area near the SIU campus, but his family believes Pravin might have been killed.