The Daily Northwestern

NU Medicine to grow 1,600 employees next month

Jeremy Margolis, Reporter

November 18, 2015

Northwestern Medicine is set to expand by more than 1,600 employees next month, following state approval of a merger with KishHealth System on Tuesday. The agreement, which was approved by the Illinois Health Facility and Serv...

Northwestern Medicine likely to merge with KishHealth System

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

August 13, 2015

Northwestern Medicine will likely expand its reach after KishHealth System signed an agreement Aug. 5 to join the company. The agreement, subject to regulatory approval by the state in the fall, will add two hospitals and...

Women’s Swimming: Wildcats step up to the blocks

Kendra Mayer, Reporter

October 17, 2013

Northwestern gears up to face Illinois and Eastern Michigan on Friday at the Wildcats' home opener. The meet is scheduled to begin at 5 p.m. in the Sports Pavilion and Aquatic Center. Coach Jimmy Tierney said the first m...

Obama declares Cook County a federal disaster area

Amanda Gilbert, Reporter

May 13, 2013

President Barack Obama on Friday declared Cook County and 10 other Illinois counties as federal disaster areas due to last month’s flooding. Obama announced all of Cook County, including Evanston, will have access to federal...