217 Today: Wednesday May 5, 2021
Wednesday May 5, 2021
Gov. JB Pritzker says he is cautiously optimistic Illinois will be free of most coronavirus restrictions by July 4.
Illinois Republicans are demanding expedited hearings into what went wrong at a state run veterans' home where 36 residents dies after a massive COVID outbreak in the fall.
New research led by a University of Illinois archaeologist is challenging long held beliefs about the downfall of a historic Native American city.
New COVID-19 cases are on the rise in Piatt and Dewitt counties.
In today's deep dive, relatives of the gunman who killed eight people at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis say he had mental health issues. A look at the link, or lack thereof, between mental illness and violence.
Reporting today contributed by Derek Cantu, Hannah Meisel, and Farah Yousry.