217 Today: The University of Illinois SHIELD saliva test company is winding down
Monday, November 27, 2023
- A new report from Northwestern University is documenting Illinois’ news deserts.
- Even thousands of miles away from ongoing wars – experts say there’s evidence that children here are experiencing war-related trauma.
- The Fighting Illini football team lost their final game of the season to the Northwestern Wildcats Saturday, 45-to-43.
In today's deep dive, we’ll learn what the team behind the COVID-19 saliva tests at the University of Illinois learned while it plans to close this winter.
Reporting today contributed by Dave McKinney, Clare Lane, Colin Hislope and Emily Hays.