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Law Enforcement
12:00 pm
Sun April 26, 2015

Metropolis Officer Will Not Face Charges

A Metropolis police officer will not face criminal charges in a suspect's death after a southern Illinois prosecutor deemed the shooting as an appropriate use of deadly force.

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Education
9:28 am
Sun April 26, 2015

Incoming Schools Chief Discusses Education Funding

The state's new superintendent of schools believes the formula for distributing state aid to schools is flawed. But Tony Smith tells the Associated Press in an interview that finding the right solution could take several years.

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Severe Weather
5:40 pm
Sat April 25, 2015

Tornado Watch Canceled for Some of Region

The National Weather Service in Paducah hasĀ  canceled the tornado watch for Franklin, Hamilton, Jackson, Jefferson, Perry, Wabash, Wayne counties in southern Illinois and for Bollinger, Cape Girardeau, and Perry counties in southeast Missouri.

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WSIU News Update
8:18 am
Fri April 24, 2015

WSIU News Update

WSIU's Jennifer Fuller reports the morning's news and weather.

Quad State News
8:00 am
Fri April 24, 2015

SIU Celebrates Arbor Day


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Illinois
7:47 am
Fri April 24, 2015

Budget Cuts Being Implemented Statewide

Governor Rauner addresses the legislature during this year's State of the State Address
Credit Zbigniew Bzdak, Chicago Tribune

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner's office has begun to implement some of the cuts approved by lawmakers as part of a budget fix for this fiscal year.

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Quad State News
7:40 am
Fri April 24, 2015

Carbondale Splash Park Delayed Until At Least July

Credit WSIU

The mostly completed Super Splash Park Outdoor Aquatics Center in Carbondale won't open for at least two more months.

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Quad State News
6:00 am
Fri April 24, 2015

WSIU Almanac: April 24th, 2015

Quad State News
4:26 pm
Thu April 23, 2015

Local Mayors: Don't Take Our Funding

Mayors from communities all over Illinois are hoping to find common ground with Gov. Bruce Rauner - after the new state CEO proposed cutting the Local Government Distributive Fund by half next year.

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Health & Medicine
3:41 pm
Thu April 23, 2015

Safe Spring Cleaning

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