Western Courier

Multicultural Center hosted Open House

Marc Ramirez, News editor

August 31, 2018

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Tuesday served as a kick off to Western Illinois University’s Multicultural Center’s Welcome Back open house. The MCC wanted to make it well known to all students that resources are available within the building right off of ...

Macomb Police receive recognition during City Council meeting

Steven Barnum, Assistant News Editor

August 29, 2018

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The Macomb Police Department was officially recognized as a “Tier 2” accredited agency, which very few departments in Illinois can say. Tier 2 accreditation is awarded when a department displays professionalism and excellence ...

Students get down and dirty with mud volleyball

Marc Ramirez, News editor

August 27, 2018

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Students flocked to North Quad Saturday to experience one of Western Illinois University’s largest, muddiest and messiest traditions. University Housing and Dining Services hosted the 16th annual Bayliss-Henninger Mud Volleyba...

Four cadets commission into U.S. Army

Marc Ramirez, News editor

August 24, 2018

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    The mission of the Department of Military Science at Western Illinois University is: “to Commission the future officer leadership of the United States Army and motivate young people to be better citizens.” l...

Alderwoman Gilbert retires from City Council

Steven Barnum, Assistant News Editor

August 22, 2018

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On Monday evening, Alderman Mellie Gilbert said her final goodbyes to the Macomb City Council. When Lou Gilbert passed away in 2014, Mayor Mike Inman had just one name on his mind to fill the vacancy on the council: Lou’s wi...

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