The Daily Eastern News

Severe weather warning issued until this Friday

Hannah Shillo, Associate News Editor

August 21, 2019

Unfavorable weather on the second day of the semester called for umbrellas, rain coats and rain boots. The National Weather Service issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook for Coles County, among other areas in central, east central, southeast and west central Illinois early Tuesday morning. Everett...

Documentary about life at Eastern to premiere Thursday

Analicia Haynes, Editor-in-Chief

April 8, 2019

EIU: This Is Who We Are, a documentary about Eastern told by people who have a connection to the university, will premiere at 7 p.m. Thursday on WEIU-TV and will stream online at Twenty-six storytellers will share stories about Eastern as well as their experience at the university and ...

WEIU’s Everett Lau: ‘bundle up’ for weekend weather

Corryn Brock, Associate News Editor

January 9, 2019

The National Weather Service has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook for portions of central, east central, southeast and west central Illinois. Wind chills are expected to be in the single digits early Thursday. Light snow is expected Friday and Saturday, and several inches of accumulation is possi...

Mediafest to showcase all forms of student media

Cassie Buchman, Administration Editor

September 14, 2015

Students will get to learn about how to get involved in student media and internships at Mediafest at 3:30 p.m. in Buzzard Hall on the second floor atrium, Thursday. Liz Viall, a Journalism professor, said Mediafest is chance for the students at Eastern to get to know about the student run media on...

WEIU to present Charleston’s story

Luis Martinez, Entertainment Editor

September 10, 2015

WEIU-TV will broadcast their latest project, “Charleston: This is Our Story,” focusing on the residents of the Charleston community and their unique stories, on Thursday. In fall 2014, WEIU featured a similar project, focusing on the residents of Effingham, followed by a story about Mattoon residents...

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