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ILLINOIS PUBLIC HEALTH OFFICIALS ANNOUNCE 15,131 NEW CASES OF CORONAVIRUS DISEASE, 183 DEATHS OVER THE PAST WEEK

  More than 69% Illinoisans received one dose 54% Illinoisans fully vaccinated SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 15,131 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 183 additional deaths since reporting last Friday, October 15, 2021.  Of Illinois’ total population, more than 69% has received…

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TWO DEAD FOLLOWING HEAD-ON CRASH ON GRAND AVENUE EARLY FRIDAY MORNING

            At approximately 0256 hours on 10/22/21, Decatur Police Officers were detailed to the area of E. Grand Ave and Clinton St. on an injury accident. Initial investigation revealed that a white 2001 Mitsubishi Galant was traveling east on Grand Ave. A gold 2007 Honda Fit was traveling west on…

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GOV. PRITZKER ANNOUNCES SIX-YEAR PLAN FOR $1.2 BILLION I-80 CORRIDOR IMPROVEMENT PROJECT

  Rebuild Illinois Funded Project to Replace Outdated Infrastructure and Support Thousands of Jobs for Illinoisans JOLIET – Governor JB Pritzker and the Illinois Department of Transportation were joined today by local officials and community leaders to announce a six-year plan to rebuild Interstate 80 in Will County. Made possible by the Governor’s historic, bipartisan…

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