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Protesters stop traffic on Strip, plan for second march

By Branda Mitchell, @BrandaM_DE

July 9, 2016

Filed under News

At least forty people gathered Friday in Carbondale to rally against police brutality after the deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, two African-American men who died in police-involved shootings earlier this week.Carbonda...

SIU alumni return for summer production at McLeod Theater

By The Alton Telegraph

July 8, 2016

Filed under Pulse

Based on the biblical story of Joseph and his famous coat, an exuberant musical comes to campus this summer."Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" tells the story of a favored son who is sold into slavery by his jealous ...

2 minors arrested after string of BB gun incidents

By Brey' Mong-Delane, @BreyMong_DE [email protected]

July 5, 2016

Filed under News

Two unidentified juveniles were arrested Friday after an individual was shot with a BB from a moving vehicle.Officers responded to the 300 block of East Walnut Street after a pedestrian reported being hit by a BB pellet, accord...

SIUE leaders relieved over budget deal, wary of the future

By Koran Addo, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

July 5, 2016

Filed under News

After a year and a half of mostly unproductive bickering, Illinois lawmakers compromised last week to pass a makeshift spending plan giving state agencies a six-month reprieve from the budget standoff between the Republican gover...

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