Western Courier

Introducing the 93rd District Candidate John Curtis

Steven Barnum, Assistant News Editor

October 31, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

In a rematch from 2016, John Curtis is looking to take District 93 from Norine Hammond. Curtis has always been invested in the area. While serving in the United States Peace Core, he met his wife Karen, who manages the Peace Co...

Interfraternity Council stands with survivors

Marc Ramirez, News editor

October 29, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

Three Western Illinois University chapters of the Interfraternity Council hung banners from their houses Thursday to stand with rape and sexual assault victims. Sigma Chi, Alpha Gamma Rho and Pi Kappa Phi all hung bed sheet banners...

Operation Iced Out has three successful indictments

Marc Ramirez, News editor

October 26, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

Wednesday morning the McDonough County Sheriff’s office sent out a press release announcing the federal indictments of three subjects for the distribution of methamphetamine over several counties in west central Illinois as a p...

SGA discusses ways to get involved and make Western better

Marc Ramirez, News editor

October 24, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

Western Illinois University’s Student Government Association President, Grant Reed, kicked off the meeting with his weekly report, as there were no guest speakers. Reed started off by thanking everyone who made it out to the in...

Larry Aurelio seeks re-election to county board

Steven Barnum, Assistant News Editor

October 22, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

Larry Aurelio is striving for another term on the McDonough County Board. Some may know Aurelio from the 19 years he has served on the board, while others may know him as the owner of Larry A’s, Macomb’s first pizza restaura...

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