The 217 Today Podcast

217 Today: A preview of Sinfonia da Camera’s Saturday night concert


Krannert Center for the Performing Arts

Friday, January 27, 2023

Today's headlines: 

  • A state government taskforce is recommending Illinois lawmakers create ways for people serving long prison terms to get resentenced.
  • The Natural Land Institute is filing another federal lawsuit against Chicago Rockford International Airport becuase their planned expansion includes building a road through a prairie that's home to an endangered species. 
  • A proposed wind farm for northern Piatt County is generating some controversy. 
  • The Fighting Illini women’s basketball team lost at home Thursday night to Purdue 62-52.

In today's deep dive, we'll learn more about Saturday night’s concert from Sinfonia da Camera at Krannert Center for the Performing Arts in Urbana.  

217 Today is produced by Farrah Anderson. Reporting today contributed by Shannon Heffernan, Katie O’Connell and Jim Meadows.