Mike Henry Carbondale Mayor: I Won't Resign, It's Time to Move Forward By Jennifer Fuller • Jun 4, 2019 Carbondale's mayor says he's moving forward after two domestic incidents this year... and wants his critics to do the same. Carbondale Leaders React to Budget, Plan for Future By Jennifer Fuller • Jun 4, 2019 WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with Carbondale Mayor Mike Henry and City Manager Gary Williams. Listen Listening... / 6:26 WSIU InFocus (6/4/2019): Carbondale Carbondale Mayor Calls Weekend Dispute "Difficult Situation" By Jennifer Fuller • Apr 2, 2019 Carbondale's Mayor says a weekend incident at his home can be explained by "hurt feelings in a difficult family situation." SIU's Day of Giving Coincides with Launch of 150th Birthday Celebration By Brad Palmer • Mar 6, 2019 Brad Palmer, WSIU Radio Part of SIU-Carbondale's 3rd annual Day of Giving included the kickoff of the school's 150th anniversary celebration. During an event Wednesday at Morris Library, a huge gift box opened with students dancing to celebrate the many different career paths offered at SIU-C. Nathan Colombo Announces Run for Mayor of Carbondale By Brad Palmer • Nov 26, 2018 Brad Palmer, WSIU Radio A Carbondale native is throwing his hat into the ring for mayor. Nathan Colombo owns a small business called Brand Advocacy Group, which provides digital media services for other local businesses around the region. Carbondale Mayor to Seek Re-election By Brad Palmer • Nov 2, 2018 Carbondale mayor Mike Henry announced Friday he is running for reelection. SIU Move-In Weekend is Underway By Brad Palmer & Sam Baliff • Aug 16, 2018 Facebook Traffic is noticeably busier in Carbondale and the SIU-C campus as students move in for the upcoming fall semester. Mayor Mike Henry even helped with the move-in along with plenty of other volunteers. Regional Leaders Call for More Study on SIU Fund Shift Proposal By Brad Palmer • Apr 11, 2018 Brad Palmer, WSIU Radio A group of regional leaders is voicing its concern about the SIU Board of Trustees consideration of a fund shift between the Carbondale and Edwardsville campuses. Carbondale Mayor Mike Henry organized the gathering Wednesday at the Civic Center. WSIU InFocus: Carbondale Responds to Concert Cancellation By Jennifer Fuller • Apr 3, 2018 Carbondale / Carbondale WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with Carbondale Mayor Mike Henry and City Manager Gary Williams about city action that cancelled a potential concert over the weekend due to safety concerns. Carbondale Mayor: City and Park District Discuss Financial Needs By Jennifer Fuller • Mar 6, 2018 Carbondale / Carbondale WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with Carbondale Mayor Mike Henry about recent discussions between the city and Carbondale Park District. Some Illinois Mayors Call for Home Rule Amendment on Nov. Ballot By Jordan Maddox • Feb 28, 2018 Mayors around Illinois are asking lawmakers for help to put a Home Rule referendum on the November ballot. InFocus: Carbondale Leaders on Downtown Opportunities By Jennifer Fuller • Feb 6, 2018 WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with Carbondale Mayor Mike Henry and City Manager Gary Williams about projects in the downtown area, as well as the "Town-Gown" relationship with SIUC. Victims of the Pyramid Apartments Fire Are Remembered on the 25th Anniversary By Benjy Jeffords • Dec 6, 2017 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. Veterans Are Honored During Ceremony in Carbondale By Brad Palmer • Nov 10, 2017 Brad Palmer, WSIU Radio SIU, the City of Carbondale and VFW Post 2605 held a joint Veterans Day ceremony Friday at the Veterans Memorial Plaza in Carbondale. Former Home of Sidetracks Demolished By Brad Palmer • Jun 7, 2017 Facebook 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 InFocus: Rebuilding Carbondale By Jennifer Fuller • Jan 17, 2017 WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with Carbondale Mayor Mike Henry and City Manager Gary Williams about their rebuilding efforts - both downtown redevelopment and relationships. Carbondale Mayor Talks Transparency and Improvements During State of the City Address By Brad Palmer • Dec 13, 2016 Brad Palmer / WSIU Radio Carbondale Mayor Mike Henry stressed transparency and greater access for the community during his State of the City address. Carbondale's Mayor Delivers State of the City Message By Brad Palmer • Dec 15, 2015 Brad Palmer, WSIU Radio Listen Listening... / 20:45 Carbondale Mayor Mike Henry delivers his State of the City address on Tuesday, Dec. 15 at the Carbondale Civic Center. Carbondale Mayor Mike Henry delivered his first State of the City address Tuesday at the Chamber of Commerce monthly luncheon. Carbondale Renegotiates Police Chief Contract By Brad Palmer • Oct 15, 2015 The Carbondale City Council will vote on an amended contract for Chief of Police Jeff Grubbs.