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Carbondale home damaged by fire

By Bill Lukitsch, @Bill_LukitschDE

April 21

Filed under City, News

Carbondale firefighters responded to structure fire in the 6000 block of Old Highway 13 in the early hours of Thursday morning.Jackson County Sheriff’s deputies and Carbondale police arrived on scene about 12:30 a.m. and reported...

False alarms in Trueblood and Lawson

By Anna Spoerre, @ASpoerre_DE

August 27

Filed under Campus

Fire alarms went off in Lawson and Trueblood Halls Thursday morning, resulting in the evacuation of both buildings. Lt. Ryan House, of SIU Police, said one alarm was set off by a stove and the other because of construction work in th...

Grill started ‘Animal House’ fire, fire department says

By Tyler Davis, @TDavis_DE

April 15

Filed under Campus, City, News

A grill that was insufficiently extinguished has been deemed the cause of a fire that destroyed the structure at 208 W. Hospital Drive, a home known as the “Animal House.”“It was due to misuse of a barbecue grill on the...

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