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ISU Mens Basketball team to Host UAB Saturday

ISU Mens Basketball team to Host UAB Saturday

NORMAL – The Redbird men’s basketball will host UAB this Saturday December 5th at 7 p.m. on Doug Collins Court. The UAB Blazers enter the game with a record of 4-3, and are returning all five starters from the 2014-15 team that won the Conference USA Tournament ...

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December 4th, 2015

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Cougars claw past Illinois State 65-57

Cougars claw past Illinois State 65-57

NORMAL – The Illinois State women’s basketball team started out the month of December with a loss to the Southern Illinois University Cougars 65-57. The SIU-Edwardsville Cougars ended the first period on a 14-2 run to lead the Redbirds 17-6. The Cougars were led in the first

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December 3rd, 2015

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Winter Weather to Hit Central Illinois

Winter Weather to Hit Central Illinois

NORMAL – This autumn’s first significant winter weather event could cause trouble for travelers, specifically students traveling north and west of Bloomington-Normal for Thanksgiving break.

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November 20th, 2015

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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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