NEWS3 Special Report: Michelle Bingheim’s Story

Michelle Bingheim is always making music. Whether she’s in class working toward her goal of becoming a music therapist, or playing trumpet in the Western Illinois University wind ensemble. Even though…

WIU and Macomb raise money for YMCA Membership Fees

Freezin For A Reason formerly known as the Nearly Naked Mile returned for its fourth year at the Western Illinois University Campus Recreation. The event is a mile walk or…

WIU President Addresses SGA on Governor’s Proposal and Enrollment

Western Illinois University President Jack Thomas spoke with the Student Government Association on the governor’s recent proposals and Western’s enrollment. President Thomas said this is the second year where the university has…

Special Olympics Illinois Raises Money through Polar Plunge

Usually, Polar Plunge events occur when there is ice and snow on the ground, and when there are below freezing temperatures. However, on Sunday, March 5 dozens of Macomb citizens and Western…

Clemens nets Summit League Player of the Year; Gravina named Coach of the Year

ELMHURST, Ill.- The Summit League announced today that Western Illinois junior point guard Emily Clemens is the 2016-17 Summit League women’s basketball Player of the Year. On the coaching side,…

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