SIU will pay current and former employees a total of at least $1.7 million after deciding not to fight a recent decision that found the university unfairly bargained with campus labor unions in 2011. The money, which the university accrued as a result of furlough days imposed 2011, will be paid out to about 1,400 current and former employees.
Authorities are investigating an armed robbery that took place Sunday evening.
HerrinFesta Italiana has named its honorees for the 2015 event.
The former senior pastor of a Carbondale church now faces potentially years in prison on charges of theft, identity fraud and loan fraud.
Former Carbondale mayor Brad Cole now is vying to join the Carbondale Community High School District 165 Board.
President Obama has surprised many people on both sides of the political aisle by negotiating arrangements to resume diplomatic relations with Cuba.
Four candidates have filed to run this spring for three open seats on the Carbondale Park District Board of Commissioners.
A local man faces a host of charges after he allegedly failed to stop his vehicle for Carbondale Police and was picked up in another county.
A former clerk at SIU’s Student Health Center has been sentenced to serve six months behind bars for stealing more than $30,000 .
Why did Darrell Dunham and I challenge John “Mike” Henry’s qualifications to run for mayor? We live in Carbondale.
A local man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison after he pleaded guilty last week to robbing two Carbondale businesses on the same day.