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  1. Town Lifts Halloween Beer BanRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | RiverBender.com

    For the first time in more than 15 years, Halloween will be back in full force in Carbondale. The city council voted this week in favor of lifting the ban on keg sales within the city.

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  2. Continue ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Magic 95.1

    A Florida man has been sentenced to time in a Federal prison for extorting a Carbondale businessman. 36-year old James Russell of Lake Worth, Florida was sentenced to 18 months in prison followed by three years of Continue Reading>> Murphysboro city leaders broke ground on the site where a long-overdue waste water treatment plant will be built.

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  3. SIU authorizes teachers to work despite state budget woesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... told hundreds of instructors that they'll have jobs this fall despite state budget troubles in Springfield. The (Carbondale) Southern Illinois reports (http://bit.ly/1eG8De3 ) that in April, SIU sent notices to most of the school's 1,800 faculty and ...

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  4. John A. Logan Cuts Student Athlete Housing FundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WSIL

    ... s. The school housed student athletes at either Lake Logan Apartments in Carterville or Aspen Court Apartments in Carbondale.

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  5. Murphysboro Man Sentenced to Two Years for DUIRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WSIL

    ... it. The car rolled, causing injuries to those inside. Spencer and a passenger were taken to Memorial Hospital of Carbondale for treatment of multiple broken bones.

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  6. Murphysboro, IL man sentenced to 2 years for aggravated DUIRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KFVS12

    ... car began to roll. Inside of the vehicle were two people with multiple traumatic injuries. They were taken to a Carbondale hospital. At the hospital, deputies identified the driver of the car as Spencer. They say medical tests revealed that he had a ...

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  7. County, state fairs cut back harness racing in IllinoisRead the original story

    Thursday | Washington Times

    ... budget stalemate. The Union County Fair is reducing what had been two days of harness racing to just one, the (Carbondale) Southern Illinoisan (http://bit.ly/1D9mHsr ) reported. And the Williamson County Fair plans a similar reduction, said Ron ...

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  8. Prescription Drug Abuse is a Growing TrendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | PRWeb

    ... name acronym stands for Healthy Options to Treat Pain Effectively. Offered at the Gateway Treatment Center in Carbondale, Illinois, the H.O.P.E. program educates attendees on ways to take a more holistic approach to their health. Provided in a group ...

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  9. FL man sentenced on charges of extorting Carbondale manRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | KFVS12

    A man from Florida has been sentenced to prison after allegedly extorting a Carbondale businessman for more than five years, out of more than $200,000. The United States Attorney for the Southern District of Illinois announced Wednesday that James W. Russell, 36, of Lake Worth, Fl., was sentenced in the United States District Court in Benton, Illinois on one count of extortion.

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  10. Carbondale to bring back "Unofficial Halloween"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Y 103

    The Carbondale City Council on Tuesday voted to approve lifting all restrictions on Halloween. The last time the city lifted restrictions in 2000 there were days of violent riots that caused costly damage to businesses.

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  11. Carbondale reinstates Halloween after violence in pastRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | WAND-TV Decatur

    The Carbondale City Council on Tuesday voted to approve lifting all restrictions on Halloween. The last time the city lifted restrictions in 2000 there were days of violent riots that caused costly damage to businesses.

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  12. Carbondale elementary schools suspend police visit programRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Greenwich Citizen

    Carbondale Elementary School District 95 Superintendent Mike Shimshak says he put the program on hold after learning an advisory group told city leaders to stop it. Shimshak says the Carbondale Human Relations Commission wanted more community input.

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  13. Homeless Veterans Hope for Change at Local Transition HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | WSIL

    ... the V.E.T. home in Marion. Paul Copeland helps provide s ervices for veterans at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale. He works with veterans on a daily basis, and every so often works with a homeless veteran. Copeland has explored the idea of ...

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  14. NSA grant funds cybersecurity scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | KFVS12

    A National Security Agency grant will provide funds for students from Southern Illinois University Carbondale and seven regional community colleges to prepare for careers in cybersecurity. Fourteen students will each receive $1,000 scholarships from a newly created Southern Illinois Collegiate Cyber Co-op, which includes SIU's School of Information and Applied Technologies and the community colleges.

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  15. IL policing outreach program put on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | KFVS12

    A Carbondale, Illinois policing program that was hoping to build relations among local officers and the community, has been put on hold. The Carbondale Police Department collaborated with School District 95 where officers would come into the schools each week, and read or have lunch with the students.

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  16. Anti-fracking group drafts bill of rights for Jackson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Daily Herald

    An anti-fracking group has drafted a proposed community bill of rights for Jackson County that it plans to unveil at an event this weekend. The Southern Illinois Rights Project is rallying Saturday at the Town Square Pavilion in Carbondale.

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  17. Drivers Worried About View Being Blocked on Route 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | WSIL

    ... the long run the road will become safer, once construction finishes. It's hard to find a spot on Route 13 between Carbondale and Marion that you don't see orange. The construction seems to have continued for years. Some drivers worry that barricades ...

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  18. Carbondale Man Arrested on Aggravated Battery, Weapons ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | 101.5 CIL-FM

    On Tuesday night, Carbondale Police received a report just before 10 pm regarding a man carrying a knife in the 500 block of E. College St. It was then learned that the man, 29 year old Dwayne Keith of Carbondale, approached a victim, and allegedly battered that person, who received two non-life threatening lacerations. Carbondale Police say the victim was treated at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale, and that officers located Keith in the 400 block of E. College St. where he was arrested without incident.

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  19. Carbondale Man Arrested on Aggravated Battery, Weapons ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Magic 95.1

    On Tuesday night, Carbondale Police received a report just before 10 pm regarding a man carrying a knife in the 500 block of E. College St. It was then learned that the man, 29 year old Dwayne Keith of Carbondale, approached a victim, and allegedly battered that person, who received two non-life threatening lacerations. Carbondale Police say the victim was treated at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale, and that officers located Keith in the 400 block of E. College St. where he was arrested without incident.

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  20. Opinion: Nothing smart about cutting AmtrakRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

    CARBONDALE, Ill. - Clearly, the state of Illinois is in a fiscal crisis. It is incumbent upon our elected leaders to fix the crisis and turn the state around.

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