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SIUC student hospitalized after falling off cliff in Giant City

By Bill Lukitsch, @Bill_LukitschDE

May 4, 2016

Filed under Campus, Latest News

An SIUC student was airlifted to a St. Louis hospital Monday after she fell off a cliff in Giant City State Park.The woman fell about 40 to 50 feet while she and two other students were climbing an off-trail bluff near the Giant C...

California man sentenced to two years for gun charges in Carbondale

By Bill Lukitsch, @Bill_LukitschDE

April 22, 2016

Filed under Campus, Latest News

A California man was sentenced Thursday to two years in prison for a gun charge related to a Carbondale burglary in February.Bacaree Oaks, 36, of San Diego, pleaded guilty to a single count of unlawful possession of a weapon by ...

Carbondale home damaged by fire

By Bill Lukitsch, @Bill_LukitschDE

April 21, 2016

Filed under City, Latest 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...

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