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Usery hopes to elevate athletes games to another level

By Ted Ward, @TedWard_15

December 13, 2015

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

After taking over as SIU's track and field coach, Kathleen Raske added an impressive Southeastern Conference athlete as an assistant coach for this year's team in September.Former University of Florida graduate assistant Alishea...

Pierre and Estrada face misdemeanor charges

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

November 10, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports, Volleyball

Saluki women's basketball senior forward/center Dyana Pierre and sophomore volleyball outside hitter Andrea Estrada are facing misdemeanor charges from an incident on Oct. 25. The athletes were charged with criminal damage to ...

Former Dawg signs with Cleveland Browns

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

October 20, 2015

Filed under Football, Sports

The Cleveland Browns announced Tuesday the signing of former Saluki football linebacker Jayson DiManche. DiManche has been in the National Football League since 2013, when he was signed by the Cincinnati Bengals as an undrafte...

Salukis’ short ball can’t overcome Billikens’ long ball

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

April 6, 2015

Filed under Softball, Sports

SIU softball (12-17-1) dropped a make-up game from March 18 to Saint Louis (24-12), 6-7 Monday night. The Billikens scored five of their seven runs on home runs, while the Salukis used small ball to battle back after traili...

Ferguson police acted in patterns of racial bias, Department of Justice to report

By Chuck Raasch St. Louis Post-Dispatch

March 3, 2015

Filed under News

The Ferguson Police Department engaged in patterns of arrests and racial bias that violate the Constitution and federal law, the Department of Justice will say in its report begun after the Michael Brown shooting.Law enforcement ...

Talk warns of heroin use increase

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

January 25, 2015

Filed under Campus, City, News

Sarah Wolfson is back on her horse.Wolfson rode and trained horses throughout high school, but five years ago as an SIU student, Wolfson had an accident while riding, severely hurting both of her knees. To relieve her pain, s...

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