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Illinois woman arrested for using fake vaccine card to travel to Hawaii

An Illinois woman was busted Saturday for allegedly using a phony COVID-19 vaccine card with a glaring typo to travel to Hawaii, a report said. The card allegedly submitted online to Hawaiian authorities by Chloe Mrozak, 24, misspelled Moderna as “Maderna,” according to court documents obtained by HawaiiNewsNow. Mrozak flew into Oah on Aug. 23…

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Nebraska vs. Illinois odds, line, spread: 2021 college football picks, predictions from model on 56-37 run

SportsLine’s advanced computer model has revealed its college football picks for Illinois vs. Nebraska on Saturday

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Illinois nursing homes back vaccine mandate for workers as COVID cases rise. In some homes, employee inoculation rate in single digits.

Amid rising COVID-19 public infection rates, the low rate of vaccinations among workers at nursing homes is raising concerns about a potential resurgence of the virus among vulnerable residents and prompting calls for mandated inoculations. While 80% of residents of long-term care facilities in Illinois have been vaccinated, only 60% of workers have, according to…

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Illinois Rental Housing Providers Welcome End of Eviction Moratorium

With the eviction moratorium set to expire at the end of August, Illinois landlords express relief. “Governor [J.B.] Pritzker is making a prudent and sensible decision in phasing out the eviction moratorium as COVID-19 restrictions are lifted and our economy gets back on track,” Michael Mini, executive vice president of the Chicagoland Apartment Association told…

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Illinois Caverns — a ‘hidden gem in southwest Illinois’ — reopens after being closed for more than a decade to protect the bat population

Thank you for supporting our journalism. This article is available exclusively for our subscribers, who help fund our work at the Chicago Tribune. About 150,000 years ago, the area that is now known as Monroe County in southwest Illinois was covered in ice hundreds of feet thick. When the ice melted, the water flowed into…

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Illinois chemical plant explosion, flames instant evacuations

ROCKTON, Ill. (AP) — An explosion at a chemical plant in northern Illinois sparked massive fires that sent flames and huge plumes of thick black smoke high into the air Monday morning, prompting evacuations.

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Illinois Measure Is Intended To Prevent Juveniles’ False Confessions

Illinois Measure Is Intended To Prevent Juveniles’ False Confessions Illinois lawmakers passed legislation to bar police from lying to children under 18 during interrogations. It would prohibit cops from using deceptive techniques while interrogating them. Illinois Measure Is Intended To Prevent Juveniles’ False Confessions Download Embed Illinois lawmakers passed legislation to bar police from lyin

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Western Illinois, Year 38, 2044-2045

Western Illinois needs one title to tie John Wooden’s record with three seasons left in our College Hoops 2K8 sim. Welcome back to our simulated dynasty with the Western Illinois Leathernecks in College Hoops 2K8. You can find a full explanation of this project + spoiler-free links to previous seasons here. Check out the introduction…

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Coronavirus in Illinois updates: 103,717 vaccine doses administered, 3,207 new cases and 33 deaths reported Friday

Chicago sports fans are set to return to the United Center next month for the first time since the coronavirus pandemic started, officials announced Thursday, among other loosened restrictions touted as the latest step toward a normal summer with more bustle and less isolation. The city also is relaxing its pandemic rules on indoor gatherings,…

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COVID-19 in Illinois by the numbers: Here’s a daily update on cases, positivity rate and hospital data in your area

To assess how different parts of Illinois are handling the COVID-19 pandemic, officials look at the state through the 11 regions of Emergency Medical Services. The city of Chicago is one region, for example, and the rest of Cook County is another. Among the metrics (see below) tracked under guidelines set by Gov. J.B. Pritzker…