Western Courier

Homecoming is officially upon us

Marc Ramirez, News editor

September 24, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

Students at Western Illinois University welcome Homecoming as it started this weekend. The week is comprised of many events students participate in for points, to see who will come out on top and win the title of the 2018 Homecomi...

Necks knockout Jaguars at home

September 21, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Sports

  MACOMB, Ill. – The Western Illinois University men’s soccer team defeated the visiting Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis Jaguars 1-0 back on Tuesday, improving their record to 2-4-2. It was the Leathe...

“Suspicious subject” hiding in tall grass pursues student late at night

Marc Ramirez, News editor

September 21, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

Wednesday morning it was brought to students’ attention that there was an incident of suspicious activity at Western Illinois University. The incident occurred Sept. 15. around 1 a.m. outside of Lincoln/Washington/Grote Halls. Accor...

City Council discusses plans for expansion at Spring Lake Park

Steven Barnum, Assistant News Editor

September 19, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

Plans for expansions at Macomb’s Spring Lake Park are now in the works as discussed during Monday's City Council meeting. Ryan Hansen, the park’s manager, plans to spend a total of $46,000 to improve the camping facilit...

Western Presents: Homecoming 2018

Marc Ramirez, News editor

September 14, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

Western Illinois University students have hit the “game on” button for this year’s annual Homecoming celebration. Set for Friday-Saturday Sept. 28-29, this year's theme is “Game On: Leathernecks Win It All.” Friday Sept. 21, Hom...

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