Mike Henry

Student Affairs at SIU-Carbondale held a memorial service for the five university students that died in an early morning fire at Pyramid Apartments 25 years ago.

The service Wednesday was held at the memorial stone near the boat dock on Campus Lake.

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SIU, the City of Carbondale and VFW Post 2605 held a joint Veterans Day ceremony Friday at the Veterans Memorial Plaza in Carbondale.


A building that housed a well-known bar in Carbondale for nearly three decades is gone.

The City of Carbondale demolished Sidetracks on Tuesday.

WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with Carbondale Mayor Mike Henry and City Manager Gary Williams about their rebuilding efforts - both downtown redevelopment and relationships.

Mayor addresses crowd a City Hall
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Carbondale Mayor Mike Henry stressed transparency and greater access for the community during his State of the City address.

Brad Palmer, WSIU Radio

Carbondale Mayor Mike Henry delivered his first State of the City address Tuesday at the Chamber of Commerce monthly luncheon.

The Carbondale City Council will vote on an amended contract for Chief of Police Jeff Grubbs.