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SIUC faculty, students speak out against restructuring plan at Board of Trustees meeting

CARBONDALE — Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s impending academic reorganization became the focal point of the SIU Board of … Read more

The Southern participates in New York Times panel on local issues

WEST FRANKFORT — Southern Illinoisan reporter Molly Parker and Monica Davey, New York Times Chicago bureau chief, were flanked Thurs… Read more

Sen. Daniel Biss campaigns in Southern Illinois

CARBONDALE — Illinois State Sen. Daniel Biss, a Democrat who represents the Ninth District in Illinois, spent Thursday in Southern I… Read more

The Bark Park: Marion Park District shows off new dog park

MARION — On Thursday, Marion Park District unveiled The Bark Park, a new 39,150 square foot park for canines located at 1100 W. Good… Read more

South Highway Water District lifts boil order

MAKANDA — South Highway Water District in Makanda has cancelled the boil order for 4261 Old U.S. Highway 51 South including Potters … Read more

Rep. Mike Bost signs letter opposing plan to tax graduate stipends

CARBONDALE — As the ever-evolving GOP tax plan makes its way through the two chambers of the U.S. legislature on its way to Presiden… Read more