The recent surge in COVID-19 cases in McLean County slowed on Tuesday but a second Woodford County resident has died of the novel virus.
By moving into the “Recovery” phase in 10 days, offices, salons, barbershops and manufacturers will begin to return with some capacity restrictions.
One Bloomington alderman found a Public Works Department presentation to the City Council Monday night about assessing the condition of city sewers using closed circuit television (CCTV) cameras to see inside of pipes more timely than first anticipated.
SPRINGFIELD – Illinois lawmakers will return to Springfield next week for the first time in more than two months to take up a state budget an…
Illinois hit its lowest daily percentage of positive COVID-19 test results in more than month Wednesday, but also reported the largest daily high of additional deaths related to the novel coronavirus.
BEIJING (AP) — Authorities in Wuhan, the Chinese city where the coronavirus pandemic first broke out, are planning to test all 11 million resi…
Gov. J.B. Pritzker said Thursday the Illinois Department of Employment Security is paying benefits to unemployed Illinoisans “in a timely manner” after a number of improvements were made to the oft-maligned process. Three quarters of people filing claims received their first benefits within two weeks of applying, he added.
An Illinois organization aiming to place a constitutional amendment on the November ballot is suing the state, alleging that restrictions implemented to combat the novel coronavirus “forced” voters to weigh their health against their First Amendment rights.
For three days a week, the Bloomington Public Library will offer curbside pickup and be available to answer phone calls and emails.
One new case of COVID-19 was confirmed in Montgomery, bringing the total to 31, on Wednesday.
Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Tuesday announced a five-step, regional plan to reopen Illinois after months of restrictions put in place to combat the novel coronavirus pandemic.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York state is now reporting more than 1,700 previously undisclosed deaths at nursing homes and adult care facilities a…
LYON, France (AP) — As the coronavirus scythed through nursing homes, cutting a deadly path, Valerie Martin vowed to herself that the story would be different in the home she runs in France.
"The time for educating people into compliance is over," Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot said.
Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot is warning decisive actions will be taken against city residents who flout Illinois' stay-a-home order issued to fight the spread of the coronavirus by holding house parties.
Coronavirus deaths tied to Illinois long-term care facilities crossed a grim threshold this week, with more than 1,000 deaths of residents and…
The state of Illinois is sending out teams of nurses and ramping up testing for COVID-19 at nursing homes and other long-term care facilities as it continues efforts to control the spread of the virus.
NEW YORK (AP) — Haunting images of an empty Times Square and the daily accounting of hundreds of fatalities in New York City have reinforced t…
A leading coronavirus model has upped its predicted death toll again, this time projecting 74,000 Americans will lose their lives to the virus by August.
A southern Illinois judge delivered a setback to Democratic Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Monday, issuing a temporary injunction allowing Republican s…
What’s it like to work in a nursing home in the middle of an outbreak of COVID-19? Employees of Fair Havens Senior Living in Decatur, which has had 74 associated cases and 10 resident deaths, spoke about their experiences.
The woman "tested negative last week and developed symptoms less than 24 hours after the negative test."