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    WC | Latest News

    Abortion Bans: A Constitutional Issue

    By Jaycie Doerr, WC Opinions Editor No one thought after Row v. Wade in the 1970s that the right to women’s healthcare would be questioned....

    WC | News

    Studying in College

    By DAYTON WHITING, News Editor MACOMB, Illinois (WC) - What is Studying? We hear this term every semester at the beginning of the terms and...

    Inmate works on bettering himself

    By LYNDSAY MACH, Western Courier Editor-in-Chief GALESBURG, Illinois (WC) - Anthony Walsh, a prisoner at Hill Correctional Center, was just a normal kid when he...

    University encourages counseling services after the sudden loss of a student

    By LYNDSAY MACH, Western Courier Editor-In-Chief  MACOMB, Illinois - A wellness check was conducted on a student at 3:10 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 7, according...

    Western Courier relocates on campus

    By WESTERN COURIER STAFF The Western Courier newsroom has been moved to Room 310 in Sallee Hall. The Courier newsroom had operated form the third floor...

    Bringing school spirit back for the spring semester

    By RACHEL GREENE, Western Courier Editor-in-chief While the typical Homecoming celebration could not take place in the Fall as it usually does, the Homecoming Committee...

    WC | Sports

    Women’s basketball able to break losing streak with win against the Tommies

    By WILL THOMAS, Western Courier Staff Writer Saint Paul, Minn. – Western Illinois women’s basketball team snapped their five-game losing streak this past Saturday. Western Illinois...

    The Rise of Joe Burrow and the Bengals

    By JOHN BELL, Western Courier Columnist The Cincinnati Bengals, one year removed from a two-win season, have found themselves in the 2021-2022 Super Bowl, awaiting...

    Leathernecks fall to 3-5 in Summit League play after loss to South Dakota

    By DAYNE MCELWEE, Western Courier Sports Editor Macomb, Illinois - The Coyotes of South Dakota traveled to Macomb Illinois to play against the men's basketball...

    Massner’s 24 not enough as WIU falls to SDSU

    By DAYNE MCELWEE, Western Courier Sports Editor MACOMB, Illinois - The Western Illinois Men’s basketball team wasn’t able to keep the winning streak alive as...

    WIU women’s basketball team falls to South Dakota

    By WILL THOMAS, Western Courier Staff Writer Vermillion, S.D. – Western Illinois (11-6, 2-4) women's basketball team traveled to Vermillion to take on the South Dakota...

    WC | Opinions

    Abortion Bans: A Constitutional Issue

    By Jaycie Doerr, WC Opinions Editor No one thought after Row v. Wade in the 1970s that the right to women’s healthcare would be questioned....

    The End of Mask Mandates and the Rising Questions of Competency

    By Jaycie Doerr, WC Opinions Editor Federal judge Kathryn Mizelle shook the national stage last week in her ruling that the national mask mandate for...

    Math Book Bans: Protecting Students or Political Agenda?

    By Jaycie Doerr, WC Opinions Editor Dozens of math books have been banned in Florida after outrageous claims that the books contain content that teaches...