Gov. J.B. Pritzker has ordered Illinois residents to stay home as the number of novel coronavirus cases in the state climbed to 585 on Friday, March 20, 2020.
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SIU to bestow honorary doctoral degree on Dr. Ngozi Ezike, state health director leading Illinois' pandemic response
Southern Illinois University Carbondale will bestow an honorary Doctor of Community Health degree on Dr. Ngozi Ezike, the Illinois Department of Public Health director who has guided the ...
New campaign launched to support Illinois’ Latinx, immigrant communities amid pandemic
The campaign communicates in Spanish and 16 other languages through a variety of ways to help empower community members to protect their health.
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Biden adjusting agenda to reflect narrow divide in Congress
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Illinois reports 10,959 new coronavirus cases; 192 deaths
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CRE Still Faces The Specter Of Higher Taxes After Failure Of Pritzker's Fair Tax Amendment Plan
The failure of Gov. J.B. Pritzker's Fair Tax leaves the state with few options to fix its fiscal problems, and that could mean higher taxes for property owners.
Law firm investigates COVID-19 outbreaks in Missouri Veteran care, recommends changes
An independent investigation into the Missouri Veteran Commission’s (MVC) response to the pandemic has been released. The more than 53-page report took data from the seven ...
HAYES: When no IHSA news really is good news
The IHSA's pause is still on. And it might actually be a case when no news really is good news. In Wednesday's IHSA board of directors meeting in Bloomington, the statement that followed was mostly ...
YMCA Of The USA President And CEO Kevin Washington To Retire After 43 Years Of Service
PRNewswire/ -- YMCA of the USA (Y-USA) today announces that Kevin Washington, President and CEO of the organization since 2015, will retire in 2021. Washington is the 14th person and first African ...
CDC coming to Springfield in pilot project to track COVID-19 transmission in K-12 schools
The schools participating in this pilot project are in Greene County, St. Charles County and St. Louis County.