Colin Baillie

Colin Baillie

Reporter, KFVS

Carterville, IL

Colin Baillie joined KFVS as a multimedia journalist in March 2020.

He will cover all of southern Illinois' news and sports.

Colin is a Chicagoland native. He's recent graduate from Missouri Baptist University and interned at NBC Sports Chicago.

While attending MBU, he played football.

During his free time, you can catch him watching sports, hiking or hanging out with friends and family.


Recent Articles by Colin

Carbondale City Hall becomes virtual learning center for children of employees

  Ill. Gov. Pritzker, other elected officials talked in Carbondale about completing 2020 Census

  Jackson County, Ill. unveils ballot retrieval box

  Some elected officials ‘disappointed’ with Franklin Co. Republican Party ad

  ‘Get Out and Bike Week’ begins in Carbondale

  Shawnee Forest firefighters head west to fight wildfires

  Heartland food pantry hands out record numbers of food

  Heartland Wildlife Refuge updates guidelines, opens new hunting options

  Jefferson County first responders remember 9/11

  New tech. helps train Shawnee Community College criminal justice students

  SIU professor’s video to teach preschool children COVID-19 safety

  Veterans receive hand made quilts for their service

  Murphysboro School Dist. welcomes school resource officer

  SIU Carbondale sees 31 percent increase in new students

  Mural completed to honor soldiers in Herrin

  New ways to vote in person in Illinois

  Fair Tax proposed in Illinois

  One southern Illinois county’s COVID-19 cases continue to surge

  Businesses react to stricter mask mandate in Ill.

  SIU’s base camp is back open for renting

  Metropolis tourism director, businesses react to canceled fall events

  Murphysboro, Ill. mask mandate goes into effect

  Murphysboro school dist. begins in-person classes with safety on their minds

  City of Carbondale reminding citizens to fill out census forms

  Murphysboro School District gets set to kick off school year next week

  BIG Grants for small businesses in Ill. announced

  District 95 partners with Boys and Girls Club for the upcoming School Year

  Students return to SIU campus with move-in modifications

  Illinois Centre Mall in Marion, Ill. under new ownership

  Historical Franklin Co. Courthouse demolished after 145 years of service