Category Archives: Local News

NEWS3 Investigates: Pros and Cons of Popular DNA Testing Business

MACOMB, IL – “23andMe” advertisements are showing up all over and becoming well-known to consumers who want to learn more about their health and ancestry. However, a local expert warns…

Unconfirmed Cases of Mumps Reported at WIU

Just before 8 a.m. this morning, an email was sent out by university relations for Western Illinois University. This email read that the campus’s Beu Health Center along with the…

Black Student Association Plans Semester-End Celebration

Western Illinois University‚Äôs Black Student Association is hosting a barbecue for their annual end of the year kick-off celebration. The event is organized for all WIU organizations to come together…

Over 1,300 Attend West Fest at WIU

With over 1,300 people in attendance, WIU’s University Union Board hosted “West Fest.” This event brought big name artists to the WIU campus like pop star singer and songwriter Jesse…

How Loud is Too Loud? Prevention of Noise-Induced Hearing Loss

Many people today ages 13 to 32 are suffering from hearing loss. Mostly everyday we are exposed to sounds that are loud but at a safe decibel level. However, when…

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