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Pritzker has signed a statewide minimum wage increase into effect, raising the minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2025 – a raise that will cost an additional $6.9 million per year by the end.
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BREAKING: Gov. JB Pritzker has removed trustees Thomas Britton and Marsha Ryan from the Board of Trustees on Tuesday morning.
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Daily Egyptian Feb 16
“The recognitions we receive are a friendly reminder that the work we do is important for our community and university,” Brian Munoz, Daily Egyptian Editor in Chief, said.
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Daily Egyptian Feb 15
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Daily Egyptian Feb 14
SIU Housing announced they will be offering all students living in University Housing residence halls the option to live on their own, for no additional cost.
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Daily Egyptian Feb 14
The Board of Trustees elected J. Phil Gilbert to serve as the board chair for the 2019-2020 year, replacing Alton-based lawyer Amy Sholar.
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Brian Munoz Feb 13
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I’m looking to add more diverse voices to the staff and help raise up those who are willing to put in some effort and care. is our home and community — we are here to tell important stories and help us understand eachother a bit more.
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Brian Munoz Feb 12
An advanced look at tomorrow’s love-filled . Huge thank you to for working with me on design, week to week!
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Adam Warfel Feb 12
15 minutes left to tip off here at SIU Arena, as the Salukis match up against Drake a win would put Southern in a tie for third place for the conference
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Daily Egyptian Feb 10
The Daily Egyptian is looking into incidents of sexual harassment or assault at the university. This will be used to identify patterns, if applicable, of harassment and assault. Learn more below.
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Daily Egyptian Feb 10
Who do you think will win a coveted music award tonight?
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Daily Egyptian Feb 9
The Southern Illinois beat the Evansville Purple Aces, 78-73 tonight at SIU Arena.
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Brian Munoz Feb 9
A few from the first half between and . Full recap and gallery TK at .
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Daily Egyptian Feb 8
“I think we learned a lot from this game,” said sophomore guard Makenzie Silvey. “They’re a solid team and hopefully we see them in the MVC tournament.”
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Daily Egyptian Feb 7
Travis Washington, a graduate student at SIU, is attempting to get a law passed called the “Hands Up Act” – a law which would make it illegal for police officers to shoot someone if the person is found without a weapon.
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Brian Munoz Feb 6
Today’s front page. We have some really good stuff in this one, make sure you pick up a copy!
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Brian Munoz Feb 5
Quick snap of the and crews this evening after hectic production days. Student media at is vital and is a huge asset to our community.
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Daily Egyptian Feb 5
Each week we’re featuring one our reader's pets. This week, our spotlight shines on "Puppers" from . For your pet's chance to be featured, send an image to editor@dailyegyptian.com with the subject line 'Weekly Wags' and fill out our form at
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Eric Fidler Feb 4
Big news: Ex- editor-in-chief won first place in the Hearst Enterprise Writing contest. The 3 other former DE editors-in-chief working for should buy her a beer.
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Daily Egyptian Feb 4
“Overall, things are moving in the right direction and I’m confident everyone is on pace to do great things at the conference meet," Rosalind Joseph, director of Track and Field said.
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