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Carbondale, Illinois is located in Jackson County. Zip codes in Carbondale, IL include 62902, 62903, and 62901. The median home price in Carbondale is $119,900. More Carbondale information.

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Yesterday | WJPF-AM Carterville

Oa Guinn Responds To Dismissal As Carbondale Police Chief

Jody O'Guinn was dismissed as Carbondale Police Chief on Monday. City Manager Kevin Baity says it has nothing to do with any pending investigations or litigation, but O'Guinn refutes those claims, and goes on to say he was asked to resign.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

India.com

Pravin Varughese's Family Charges Police With Negligence

Pravin's mother Lovely Varughese of Morton Grove, Ill., spoke to journalists. The lawsuit was filed in Jackson County Circuit Court also against a man accused of giving her son a ride before he disappeared.

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Chicago Tribune

Carbondale fires police chief following death of SIU student, lawsuit

Downstate Carbondale has fired its police chief, who was recently sued by the family of a Southern Illinois University student from Morton Grove who died under mysterious circumstances in February.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

KFVS12

Saluki pride posters available in Carbondale

The Carbondale Chamber of Commerce is attempting to pump up Saluki pride this fall with posters promoting Southern Illinois University.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Milling Journal

GROWMARK Agronomy Services Department Adds New Employees to Team

The Agronomy Information Services Sales Managers will be responsible for the profitable growth of FS Advanced Information Services with FS companies, through their leadership in marketplace development, technical insight and training.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

Chicago Tribune

Lawsuit says SIU student killed by someone who gave him ride

The mother of a Southern Illinois University student found dead in February alleges in a lawsuit that the 19-year-old was beaten to death by someone who had given him a ride after a party.

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NBC Chicago

Amtrak Answers Quinn's Call on Revamping Chicago-to-Carbondale Track

Amtrak says it's "happy to do the work suggested" by Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn and Sen. Dick Durbin, who have jointly asked the rail company to commission a study on adding extra trains to its fast-growing Chicago-Carbondale track.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

WSIL

Carbondale Gas Leak Contained

There's no word yet on what caused a gas leak in Carbondale. It was reported at around 3:00 p.m. Tuesday afternoon, near Giant City Road and Route 13. Some businesses in the area were evacuated, while others were instructed to stay put.

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WSIL

Community Colleges Look at Possibility of 4-Year Degrees

A group of college presidents is studying whether Illinois community colleges should be allowed to offer four-year degrees.

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KWQC-TV Davenport

Ruling: SIU-Carbondale owes $1.9M in back pay

An administrative law judge says Southern Illinois University officials in Carbondale bargained in bad faith with unions and owes 1,500 current and former employees $1.9 million in back pay.

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Washington Times

Vietnam veterans sought as honor guards

Vietnam War combat veterans are being sought to stand guard over a traveling memorial that will visit Carbondale next month.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Almanac

Grammy winner Shawn Colvin performing at Stanford Aug. 2

When Grammy Award winning singer-songwriter Shawn Colvin comes to Stanford Bing Concert Hall on Aug. 2, she'll bring just two things: herself and her guitar.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Laudator Temporis Acti

Sweet Content

"A peculiar anthologic maze, an amusing literary chaos, a farrago of quotations, a mere olla podrida of quaintness, a pot pourri of pleasant delites , a florilegium of elegant extracts, a tangled fardel of old-world flowers of thought, a faggot of odd fancies, quips, facetiae , loosely tied" by a "laudator temporis acti," a "praiser of time past" .

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Mountain View Voice

Grammy winner Shawn Colvin performing at Stanford Aug. 2

When Grammy Award winning singer-songwriter Shawn Colvin comes to Stanford Bing Concert Hall on Aug. 2, she'll bring just two things: herself and her guitar.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

WSIL

Back-to-School Supply Drives and Giveaways

As kids head back to the classroom, several organizations are working to make sure they have the supplies they need.

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WJPF-AM Carterville

Jackson County Authorities Confirm West Nile Found

Authorities in Jackson County say they've identified the first two batches of mosquitoes with West Nile in the county this year.

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