217 Today: Friday, August 27, 2021
Friday, August 27, 2021
All Illinois teachers, school staff and college students will have to get vaccinated against COVID-19 before September 5th under a new mandate Governor JB Pritzker announced Thursday.
The three Republicans running for Illinois governor used words like tyrant and dictator, as they condemned Governor Pritzker’s new mask and vaccine mandates.
New research shows how the pandemic has changed the way we buy and consume food.
There are just 15 open ICU beds in Region 6, including Champaign County, as of Thursday afternoon.
In today's deep dive, Maureen McKinney takes a closer look at the new Illinois law that requires schools to teach Asian American history.
Reporting today contributed by Hannah Meisel, Jim Meadows, Dana Cronin and Maureen McKinney.