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

  Southern Ill. fire department starts auxiliary department for community

  Illinois mail in voting adds another option on how to cast your ballot

  Adopters not returning animals to Heartland animal shelter

  Local politician spearheads new campaign to improve Southern Illinois

  Inside dining may not be helping all restaurants

  Cairo to Wickliffe bridge expects heavy traffic over the holiday weekend

  SIU to resume in person-classes for Fall semester with COVID-19 modifications

  Harrah’s Casino in Metropolis set to reopen

  Mount Vernon, Ill. to reopen the Aquatic Zoo

  Carbondale welcomes its first marijuana dispensary to town

  Hotel staff across Ill. to receive virtual human trafficking training

  Boy and Girls Club of Southern Ill. reopens under some new guidelines

  Movie theaters set to reopen Friday in Illinois

  SIU fraternity, sorority suspended

  Heartland artist paints mural for the Herrin American Legion

  Carbondale mayor signs Juneteenth proclamation

  Southern Ill. schools discuss reopening plans

  Sparta, Ill. to feel economic loss from 2020 Grand American relocation

  Impact of the Du Quoin State Fair cancellation

  Ill. proposal to have 50 percent capacity at events in Phase 4 of reopening

  Carbondale City Hall to reopen to the public

  Mount Vernon implements new first responder program

Liquor to-go approved in Carbondale, Ill.

  CDC vaccination crisis due to pandemic

  New drivers education regulations for Ill. high school programs

  University Mall having trouble holding onto stores

  Metropolis in a finanical burden due to COVID-19

  New salon experience in Illinois

  Crab Orchard Golf Club in southern Ill. up for sale

  Carbondale police investigating multiple business burglaries, property damage