Gaming

The former chairman of the Illinois Gaming Board allegedly engaged in prohibited political activity while heading the agency that regulates gambling. That's according to a report released Wednesday by the Office of the Executive Inspector General.

Illinois brought in more tax money from gambling in the fiscal year that ended in June. That’s just one of several highlights from a new report released Monday.


Six new casinos are planned for Illinois. Lawmakers expect hefty tax revenue, but the casinos also raise the risk of problem gambling. 

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker Friday signed into law a long-awaited $45 billion infrastructure plan.

WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with SIUC Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs Lori Stettler about the expansion of E-Sports on campus, and changes within student life.

WSIU InFocus: Tabletop Gaming Day

Apr 30, 2016

April 30th marks the 4th annual international Tabletop Day. The event, started in 2013 by game-oriented YouTube channel Geek and Sundry, is an opportunity for tabletop gaming enthusiasts to gather and celebrate the growing hobby.