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IDPH Wednesday Reported 2,128 New Confirmed COVID-19 Cases in Illinois

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Wednesday announced 2,128 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 27 additional confirmed deaths. Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 238,643 cases, including 8,091 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total

IDPH Tuesday Reported 1,492 New Confirmed COVID-19 Cases in Illinois

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Tuesday announced 1,492 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 39 additional confirmed deaths. Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 236,515 cases, including 8,064 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total

Crash Reported on SB I-57 Near Benton Early Wednesday Morning

BENTON – A traffic crash in the southbound lanes of I-57 around the 68 mile marker near Benton forced southbound traffic to be diverted off the interstate at the Benton exit early Wednesday morning. That’s according to a post on the Franklin County Emergency Management Agency’s Facebook page. No other details are currently available. We