At his daily press conference on Wednesday, Gov. JB Pritzker spoke about the efforts his administration is taking to increase COVID-19 testing capacity in Illinois.
The Associated Press reports that the Green and Libertarian parties in Illinois have filed a federal lawsuit claiming Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s stay-at-home order has impeded the petition process necessary to get on the November ballot.
Help is available for small businesses struggling during this pandemic. Small Business Administration Illinois District Director Bo Steiner spoke about a few programs available through the $2 trillion stimulus package.
A local senator is behind a push from the state to expand services for domestic violence and sexual assault victims, especially during concerns over those incidents amid the stay at home order, due to COVID-19.
A Diamond woman who stabbed a Morris man will be sentenced in May. Kandice Hein pled guilty last week to Aggravated Battery causing great bodily harm, a class three felony.
Updated Illinois Department of Corrections records on Tuesday show that seven incarcerated individuals and three staff members at the Sheridan Correctional Center in LaSalle County have now tested positive for COVID-19.
At his daily press conference on Tuesday, Gov. JB Pritzker gave Illinois citizens an update on hospitalizations and ventilator capacity amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Grades for social distancing activity has now dropped for most local counties, according to a company who compiled GPS phone data to show decreases in average distance traveled and non-essential visits.
Will County Sheriff Mike Kelley announced on Monday that a sheriff’s deputy tested positive for COVID-19.
Note to Readers: Information presented here is obtained from the city police and sheriff's departments. Individuals listed in reports who have been charged with a crime have not been proven guilty in court.
Morris Hospital will continue to postpone many services. With the extension of the stay-at-home order in Illinois, Morris Hospital said it will continue to postpone select services through at least April 30.
Several weeks into Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s stay-at-home order, which limits public gatherings and mandates that people practice social distancing, the leadership at several grocery stores in Grundy County say they are working to meet customer demand.
Three more residents of Livingston County have tested positive for COVID-19 (coronavirus disease). Livingston County Health Department (LCHD) officials were notified of the new COVID-19 cases on April 6, 2020, according to state and local public health protocol.
At his daily press conference, Gov. JB Pritzker spoke about Illlinois' efforts to acquire personal protective equipment as well as what the state has received from the Strategic National Stockpile.
The Liberty Arts Festival is asking local children to help them design their banner. The Morris Downtown Development Partnership is sponsoring the annual festival on Saturday, July 18.
The Coal City School Board last week approved two major projects. Superintendent Kent Bugg explained why the projects are necessary.