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  1. Carbondale business feels boom from eclipse

    08.20 / 17:20 wsiltv.com Wsiltv.com - Illinois (IL)
    CARBONDALE -- A potential economic boost, courtesy of the eclipse, is helping some local business that have been…
  2. Carbondale businesses feel boom from eclipse

    08.20 / 02:51 wsiltv.com Wsiltv.com - Illinois (IL)
    CARBONDALE -- A potential economic boost, courtesy of the eclipse, is helping some local business that have been…
  3. Makanda makes room for eclipse goers

    08.20 / 02:51 wsiltv.com Wsiltv.com - Illinois (IL)
    MAKANDA -- The population of Makanda is booming as people start to pile in for Monday's…
  4. Campgrounds filling up for eclipse

    08.20 / 02:51 wsiltv.com Wsiltv.com - Illinois (IL)
    MARION -- Roads may not show it yet, but Southern Illinois campgrounds have begun to fill up with tourists looking for the nation’s best and longest view of Monday’s…
  5. SIU hosts Eclipse Comic Con

    08.20 / 01:53 wsiltv.com Wsiltv.com - Illinois (IL)
    CARBONDALE -- Superheroes, super villains and everyone in between packed into the SIU student center earlier today for Eclipse Comic…
  6. Festival to celebrate solar eclipse with Native American traditions

    08.20 / 01:53 wsiltv.com Wsiltv.com - Illinois (IL)
    LITTLE GRASSY--Native American tribes from all over the country are gathered at Little Grassy United Methodist camp to celebrate their heritage and tradition for Monday's…
  7. Makanda community to have strict security during eclipse

    08.20 / 00:55 wsiltv.com Wsiltv.com - Illinois (IL)
    JACKSON CO. --  As people from all over descend on Southern Illinois this weekend ahead of Monday's eclipse, a Makanda man is speaking out about what he called paramilitary style security in his…
  8. Eclipse isn't the only big event happening Monday

    08.19 / 04:01 wsiltv.com Wsiltv.com - Illinois (IL)
    WSIL -- Alexandra Voss and Weston Davis, like many in the U.S., drove hundreds of miles from their home in Colorado to the home of Alexandra's father in Pittsburg, Illinois to watch the eclipse with…
  9. Special equipment will capture close up images of eclipse

    08.19 / 04:01 wsiltv.com Wsiltv.com - Illinois (IL)
    CARBONDALE -- A group astrophotographers have set up outside of SIU's football arena to take pictures of the eclipse using special…
  10. Shadow Fest kicks off in Carbondale

    08.19 / 02:59 wsiltv.com Wsiltv.com - Illinois (IL)
    JACKSON CO. -- Many eclipse celebrations are kicking off in…
  11. Golconda Job Corps closes due to poor performance and "unsafe conditions"

    08.19 / 01:01 wsiltv.com Wsiltv.com - Illinois (IL)
    GOLCONDA --  Saturday, the United States Department of Labor will will totally close down the Job Corps Civilian Conservation Center in…
  12. Unsung Hero: Special Olympics volunteers

    08.19 / 01:01 wsiltv.com Wsiltv.com - Illinois (IL)
    CARTERVILLE -- Hundreds of Special Olympics athletes gathered in Carterville for a bowling tournament this…
  13. Murphysboro couple remembered as 'backbone' of their church, community

    08.18 / 23:59 wsiltv.com Wsiltv.com - Illinois (IL)
    WSIL -- People who knew them describe Burl and Brenda Ritcheson as a couple who cared about their faith, family and community.…
  14. Residents flood stores to stock up for eclipse

    08.18 / 23:59 wsiltv.com Wsiltv.com - Illinois (IL)
    MARION -- Local residents are flooding stores to stock up on goods before the crowd of visitors arrives for the…
  15. Can't find eclipse glasses? Here's how to make a pinhole projector

    08.18 / 22:54 wsiltv.com Wsiltv.com - Illinois (IL)
    WSIL -- Solar eclipse glasses are a hot ticket item across southern Illinois and many places have run out. There's another option. You can safely view the solar eclipse using a pinhole…