217 Today: He used education to escape a violent childhood. Today, he wants to help kids in similar situations
Tuesday, January 9, 2023
- Planned Parenthood of Illinois’ Carbondale Health Center has been up and running for two weeks now… and staff there say they’ve already seen several out-of-state patients.
- There is hardly any ice on Lake Michigan — with less than a fraction of one percent currently covering the lake.
- Researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign say the use of Tylenol during pregnancy can cause language delays in children.
In today's deep dive, we'll learn about one young man in Urbana who used education to escape a violent childhood. Today, he wants to turn his experiences into lessons for kids.
Reporting today contributed by Mawa Iqbal, Juanpablo Ramirez-Franco, Anna Savchenko and Madison Holcomb.