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All Clear Given After Suspicious Package Found On ISU Campus

All Clear Given After Suspicious Package Found On ISU Campus

NORMAL – Illinois State University and a hazardous materials crew investigated a suspicious package on the 4th floor of Schroeder Hall Thursday afternoon. The floor was evacuated.

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November 19th, 2015

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ISU Evacuates Schroeder

ISU Evacuates Schroeder

Normal Fire Department evacuated the fourth floor of Schroeder Hall around 4:30 pm Thursday evening after reports of a suspicious package. University spokesperson Eric Jome reported that a professor received a package that he deemed suspicious and called the authorities. The

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November 19th, 2015

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Redbird Softball Releases 2016 Schedule

Redbird Softball Releases 2016 Schedule

The Illinois State softball team has released its 2016 schedule. The Redbirds are coming off of a 25-31 season. The season was highlighted by head coach Melinda Fischer’s 1,000th career win. The Redbirds will face a difficult non-conference schedule in the opening months of ...

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November 18th, 2015

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Akoon-Purcell’s buzzer-beater lifts Redbirds to first win

Akoon-Purcell’s buzzer-beater lifts Redbirds to first win

BLOOMINGTON – The Illinois State Men’s Basketball team defeated the Morehead State Eagles (1-1) 67-66 in dramatic fashion, giving the Redbirds their first win of the season.

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November 17th, 2015

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Rambo House is coming down

Rambo House is coming down

NORMAL – After remaining vacant for the last decade the former building for a major known as Family Consumer Sciences at ISU is being demolished today.

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November 16th, 2015

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Paris attacks: ISIS claims responsibility for gunfire, blasts that killed 128 people

Paris attacks: ISIS claims responsibility for gunfire, blasts that killed 128 people

PARIS – ISIS has claimed responsibility for the worst violence witnessed in France since World War II, a volley of nearly simultaneous terror attacks that the French President called “an act of war.”

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November 13th, 2015

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Turkey Donations Needed for Give Thanks Campaign

Turkey Donations Needed for Give Thanks Campaign

Home Sweet Home ministries is having their annual Give Thanks campaign and are looking for turkey donations.

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November 6th, 2015

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Four Cross Country runners earn MVC scholar-athlete honors

Four Cross Country runners earn MVC scholar-athlete honors

NORMAL – The Missouri Valley Conference announced the 2015 MVC Scholar-Athlete team yesterday and included four Illinois State cross country runners. Senior Haley Goers and Juniors Jeff Bajema, Jesse Hahne and Ariel Michalek were the four to earn the honors. The MVC ...

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November 5th, 2015

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Redbirds rally late to overcome Indiana State

Redbirds rally late to overcome Indiana State

NORMAL – After being stalled throughout most of the game, the No. 3-ranked Illinois State football team captured its 17th straight home victory with a 27-24 win over No. 21 Indiana State on a rainy, overcast Saturday afternoon at Hancock Stadium.

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November 1st, 2015

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Scholar-Athlete of the Year nominees announced

Scholar-Athlete of the Year nominees announced

NORMAL – The nominees for the 2014-15 Linda Herman Female-Scholar Athlete of the Year and Doug Collins Male Scholar-Athlete of the Year awards were announced Wednesday.

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October 29th, 2015

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