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outdoor recreation

TSPR Emily Boyer

The newest building at Western Illinois University isn't located on the main campus in Macomb but rather at the school's golf course.

Macomb residents looking to flex their muscles can get a workout out at Veteran's Park.  About a half  dozen new workout machines were installed next to the park's playground. 

Labyrinth in Macomb Designed to Give Hope

Jun 3, 2016
Michael Thompson

A crowd of people gathered at the Lakeview Nature Center in Macomb to create a labyrinth in the prairie grasses to help spread suicide awareness and prevention. 

Everyone involved in the project had a personal connection to suicide as some had lost a loved one while others have struggled with suicide themselves.