Dana Cronin, Brian Moline & Christine Herman/Illinois Newsroom

The 21st Show - March 31, 2020

Show Us Your Stay At Home Project

The 21st Show wants to see your "Do It Yourself" home projects while you're staying at home and practicing physical distancing. Send your pictures, along with your name & city to talk@21stshow.org

Seth Perlman/ Associated Press

The 21st Show - April 01, 2020

Illinois Lawmakers Don’t Know When They Will Meet Next

Governor J.B. Pritzker extended the stay-at-home order to April 30 in an effort to combat the spread of the coronavirus. The state general assembly has not been able to meet for four weeks now and with the extention of the stay at home order this could go on for much longer. 

Christine Herman/Illinois Newsroom

The 21st Show - March 31, 2020

Building A Garden While Staying In Place

With the stay-at-home order in Illinois, many of us have been looking for some new activities around the house, or maybe out in the garden. Two expert gardeners offered advice for amateur or first time growers.

The 21st Show - March 31, 2020

The 21st—Tuesday, March 31, 2020

On Today's 21st: The coronavirus is affecting every part of the Illinois economy including farmers who sell to local markets. We heard how they’re coping with shelter-in-place orders.

Northern Illinois University campus.

The 21st Show - March 30, 2020

Covering COVID-19 Without Being On Campus

Colleges and universities across Illinois have postponed or cancelled class for the remainder of the spring semester, but student journalists have continued their reporting the same way they have continued their classes -- remotely.

Empty streets in downtown DeKalb.

The 21st Show - March 30, 2020

COVID-19 Updates From Around The State

Coverage of COVID-19 cases in Illinois depends on the region. We talked with journalists inside two public radio newsrooms and a newspaper about the latest on the health crisis in their region.

The 21st Show - March 30, 2020

The 21st—Monday, March 30, 2020

On Today's 21st: we check in with newsrooms across the state on the increasing cases of COVID-19; plus emergency room physicians and leaders talk about the prepardness for the escalating cases.

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