Western Courier

Devon Greene, Editor-in-Chief

Apr 06, 2020
McDonough County releases COVID-19 test numbers (Story)
Apr 06, 2020
Board of Trustees discusses student refunds; passes two resolutions (Story)
Apr 01, 2020
Illinois is extending the Shelter-in-Place order until April 30 (Story)
Mar 19, 2020
Western Illinois University cancels Spring 2020 Commencement (Story)
Mar 12, 2020
WIU to extend Spring Break and move all classes to “alternative format” (Story)
Mar 06, 2020
SGA votes to increase student fees (Story)
Mar 04, 2020
Three dead after plane crash in central Illinois (Story)
Mar 02, 2020
Macomb gathers for Polar Plunge (Story)
Mar 02, 2020
Cricket opens new Macomb location (Story)
Feb 28, 2020
Mac N Cheese Fest takes Macomb by storm (Story)
Feb 28, 2020
Center for Performing Arts marks new era for Western Illinois University (Story)
Feb 28, 2020
Emiliano Vera and Scott Stoll hit the debate stage (Story)
Feb 26, 2020
Sabrina Ionescu makes history (Story)
Feb 26, 2020
Women’s History Month to kick off early (Story)
Feb 26, 2020
Winter weather causes accidents, cancellations around Macomb (Story)
Feb 24, 2020
Western Illinois to host Employee Wellness Health Fair (Story)
Feb 19, 2020
Donald Trump commutes sentence of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich (Story)
Feb 17, 2020
Counterfeit bill scam spreads to Macomb businesses (Story)
Feb 17, 2020
Black student organizations celebrate Black History Month (Story)
Feb 14, 2020
Western Illinois announces new Cannabis Production minor (Story)
Feb 10, 2020
Police arrest four for involvement in West Adams “brawl” (Story)
Feb 05, 2020
Police arrest three for alleged sexual assault (Story)
Feb 05, 2020
Police investigate skirmish on West Adams (Story)
Feb 05, 2020
Former Leatherneck wins Super Bowl (Story)
Feb 03, 2020
Racial Justice Coalition continues to push for improvement (Story)
Jan 31, 2020
Colchester receives donation for Trooper Ellis park (Story)
Jan 31, 2020
Illinois confirms second case of Coronavirus (Story)
Jan 31, 2020
JB Pritzker holds State of the State address “The State of our State is growing stronger each day” (Story)
Jan 29, 2020
Seven remaining passengers identified in fatal helicopter crash (Story)
Jan 29, 2020
Local business set to close after 31 years (Story)
Jan 27, 2020
Kobe Bryant and daughter, Gianna, among nine dead in helicopter crash (Story)
Jan 24, 2020
Ag Expo and School of Agriculture celebrate anniversaries (Story)
Jan 24, 2020
Victim Services to offer training course (Story)
Jan 24, 2020
Gov. JB Pritzker signs bill allowing students to vote during school days (Story)
Jan 22, 2020
Former Leatherneck heads to the Super Bowl (Story)
Jan 17, 2020
Burlington man arrested in connection with string of burglaries (Story)
Jan 17, 2020
24th annual Macomb MLK march and service set for Monday (Story)
Jan 15, 2020
WIU Food Pantry set to reopen for spring semester (Story)
Nov 22, 2019
Women’s basketball loses big at home against Bradley Braves (Story)
Nov 20, 2019
LGBT*QA hosts Trans Day of Remembrance (Story)
Nov 18, 2019
Women’s basketball loses to red-hot Boilermakers (Story)
Nov 15, 2019
Women’s basketball picks up third straight win against Indiana State (Story)
Nov 13, 2019
Open forum held to discuss racism on campus (Story)
Nov 13, 2019
Students get hands-on (Story)
Nov 11, 2019
The Vitamin Lady looks for buyer (Story)
Nov 08, 2019
Volunteers gather for Stuff the Bus (Story)
Nov 06, 2019
Military Appreciation Week is coming to Macomb (Story)
Nov 01, 2019
Oldest known living survivor of Iwo Jima dies (Story)
Oct 30, 2019
Who is LeBron James’ horror movie counterpart? (Story)
Oct 30, 2019
Macomb prepares for “Stuff the Bus” (Story)
Oct 16, 2019
Who is Tom Brady’s horror movie counterpart? (Story)
Oct 14, 2019
Which coming-of-age movie holds the throne? (Story)
Oct 09, 2019
WWE continues to disappoint fans (Story)
Oct 07, 2019
Lotz Property Management buildings experience power outages (Story)
Oct 07, 2019
Board of Trustees approve FY20 budget (Story)
Oct 04, 2019
Board of Trustees names Abraham Interim President (Story)
Oct 02, 2019
Center for Economic Education to host Analytics and Economics Day (Story)
Oct 02, 2019
City Council discusses upcoming projects (Story)
Sep 30, 2019
Horror movies deserve more recognition (Story)
Sep 27, 2019
Suspect in custody after aggravated battery at Walmart (Story)
Sep 13, 2019
UUB 2nd annual BBQ cook off (Story)
Sep 11, 2019
From nightmare to euphoria (Story)
Sep 09, 2019
Macomb welcomes new expansion efforts (Story)
Sep 06, 2019
Does Antonio Brown have a point? (Story)
Aug 23, 2019
Hammond honors Macomb resident with awareness gathering (Story)
Aug 19, 2019
“Midsommar” leaves viewers bewildered (Story)
May 15, 2019
Western Courier Podcast Ep. 5 – Top 5 Video Games (Story)
Apr 29, 2019
Western Courier Podcast Ep. 4 – Top 10 Romantic Comedies (Story)
Apr 26, 2019
Western Courier Podcast Ep. 3 – Top 10 TV Shows (Story)
Apr 23, 2019
Top 10 movies with Steven Barnum and Devon Greene (Story)
Apr 19, 2019
The Return of the Western Courier Podcast with Devon Greene and Steven Barnum (Story)
Apr 01, 2019
Jordan Peele shatters expectations with “Us” (Story)
Mar 27, 2019
Breaking down the women’s NCAA Tournament (Story)
Mar 18, 2019
Captain Marvel takes views on journey of self-discovery (Story)
Mar 08, 2019
LeBron passes Jordan in all-time scoring (Story)
Mar 04, 2019
Western Illinois University announces 132 faculty layoffs “Today is a catastrophe.” (Story)
Feb 15, 2019
Stop giving chances to domestic abusers (Story)
Nov 27, 2018
Macomb community gathers in support for the Rally for Love (Story)
Nov 16, 2018
WIU Rally for Love events announced (Story)
Nov 07, 2018
How the Warriors ruined the NBA (Story)
Oct 24, 2018
Shane Dawson is changing YouTube (Story)
Oct 24, 2018
Crafty Coop opens in downtown Macomb (Story)
Sep 10, 2018
Mac Miller dies of overdose (Story)
Sep 05, 2018
Nike kneels with Kaepernick (Story)
Aug 29, 2018
Celebrating small things in the NFL (Story)
Aug 20, 2018
Censorship through social media (Story)
Apr 23, 2018
Acklin prepares for draft (Story)
Apr 13, 2018
Weeding out MVP pretenders (Story)
Apr 09, 2018
Gargano and Ciampa make history (Story)
Apr 06, 2018
WrestleMania for the ages (Story)
Mar 26, 2018
Hoping for a UConn upset in March (Story)
Mar 07, 2018
It’s time to pay college athletes (Story)
Mar 05, 2018
Necks fall in near upset (Story)
Mar 05, 2018
Leathernecks thrash Mavericks : Clemens scores 36 points in 96-56 victory (Story)
Mar 02, 2018
James Harden crosses up Los Angeles (Story)
Feb 23, 2018
Leathernecks trample the Bison (Story)
Feb 09, 2018
Beginners Guide to Winter Olympics (Story)
Feb 07, 2018
Foles conquers Patriots dynasty (Story)
Feb 02, 2018
Women’s basketball looks to stop losing streak (Story)
Jan 29, 2018
Sigma Sigma Sigma to host run/ walk (Story)
Jan 26, 2018
Leathernecks look to trample Bison (Story)
Jan 24, 2018
It’s time to talk about our gun problem (Story)
Jan 24, 2018
Brady tames the Jaguars (Story)
Jan 19, 2018
A Saints fan says goodbye (Story)
Dec 04, 2017
“Thank you for everything” (Story)
Nov 29, 2017
Leathernecks look to tame Cougars (Story)
Nov 27, 2017
Necks fall in first round (Story)
Nov 17, 2017
Necks to send off seniors against Salukis (Story)
Nov 15, 2017
Simmons and Embiid have arrived (Story)
Nov 13, 2017
Men’s hoops beats down Cardinals (Story)
Nov 13, 2017
Take a stand against domestic violence (Story)
Nov 10, 2017
Duff takes the reigns (Story)
Nov 10, 2017
Wright ready for action (Story)
Nov 06, 2017
Necks win battle for the state (Story)
Nov 03, 2017
Hundreth game between in-state foes (Story)
Nov 01, 2017
Antetokounmpo coming for the crown (Story)
Oct 30, 2017
Football beaten down at home (Story)
Oct 27, 2017
Football looks to bounce back (Story)
Oct 18, 2017
America’s pastime belongs in the past (Story)
Oct 16, 2017
Necks storm back against Bears (Story)
Oct 09, 2017
‘We’re going to win’: Western spoils Northern Iowa Homecoming in final seconds (Story)
Oct 02, 2017
Necks fall short in top-10 match up (Story)
Sep 27, 2017
New faces in new places for NBA teams (Story)
Sep 25, 2017
Domination: Leathernecks slaughter Chanticleers 52-10, remain undefeated (Story)
Sep 25, 2017
National anthem protests pick up steam (Story)
Sep 22, 2017
Football looks for revenge on Coastal Carolina (Story)
Sep 22, 2017
Take a stand against domestic violence (Story)
Sep 20, 2017
Kevin Durant’s fall from grace continues (Story)
Sep 08, 2017
Western looks to stay undefeated against NAU (Story)
Aug 30, 2017
Leatherneck lethal offense is back (Story)
Aug 28, 2017
The rise and fall of Jon Jones (Story)
Aug 25, 2017
Irving says goodbye to Cleveland (Story)
Aug 22, 2017
NFL anthem protests misunderstood (Story)
Aug 20, 2017
Leathernecks soccer fall in a late push by UIC (Story)
Aug 02, 2017
Leatherneck basketball alumni go pro abroad (Story)
Apr 26, 2017
Cavs and Warriors anticipation builds (Story)
Apr 24, 2017
Leathernecks take two on the road in Fort Wayne (Story)
Apr 12, 2017
“Strap in, the playoffs are here” (Story)
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Devon Greene