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Thursday, July 02, 2020

​Weekly Weather Summary (State Climatologist Trent Ford).

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​Applications for R3 grants are due by July 20th, helping communities especially impacted by the war on drugs.

Soundbite:  Lt. Governor's Justice, Equity and Opportunity Initiative Director Quinn Rallins

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​June weather ended up warmer and drier than normal.

Soundbite:  IL State Climatologist Trent Ford

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​Lt. Governor Juliana Stratton's Office has a program called Cultivating Our Communities, highlighting specialty growers in Illinois.  Latest promo is the IL Victory Cheese Box.

Soundbite:  Lt. Governor Community Outreach Coordinator Janelle Gurnsey

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​IDOL alerts local officials about a new hiring requirement for public works projects.

Soundbite:  IDOL Asst. Director Jason Keller

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Wednesday, July 01, 2020

​Illinois State Police boosting patrols for the 4th of July holiday.

Soundbite:  ISP Captain J.W. Price

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Tuesday, June 30, 2020

​Expect Starved Rock and Matthiessen State Parks to be very busy this weekend.

Soundbite:  IDNR Spokesperson Rachel Torbert

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​Illinois farmers planted more corn and soybeans this year.

Soundbite:  Crop Statistician Mark Schleusener

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​New state law taking effect on Wednesday further cracks down on distracted drivers.

Soundbite:  Secretary of State Spokesperson Henry Haupt

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Monday, June 29, 2020

​Weekly Crop Report.

Soundbite:  Crop Statistician Mark Schleusener

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Friday, June 26, 2020

​Illinois State Fire Marshal's Office asks more health care providers to report fireworks injuries.

Soundbite:  OSFM Spokesperson JC Fultz

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​Weekly Weather Summary (State Climatologist Trent Ford).

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Thursday, June 25, 2020

​IDPH Director says not wearing a mask in public is like playing Russian roulette.

Soundbite:  IDPH Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike

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​IDPH launches new county by county assessment of the COVID-19 situation to help people decide which activities they may want to participate in or avoid.

Soundbite:  IDPH Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike

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​All of Illinois moving to Phase 4 tomorrow.

Soundbite:  Governor JB Pritzker

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​COVID UPDATE RAW AUDIO:  Governor JB Pritzker says all of IL moving to Phase 4 tomorrow.  Audio also includes IDPH Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike (in English and Spanish), University of Chicago Medicine's Dr. Emily Landon and Greater Auburn-Gresham Development Corporation CEO Carlos Nelson.  Video is also available.

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​COVID UPDATE RAW AUDIO:  Q & A w/Governor JB Pritzker.

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​Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum opens back up on July 1st.

Soundbite:  ALPLM Spokesperson Chris Wills

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Wednesday, June 24, 2020

​Governor JB Pritzker says the state issued broad recommendations for schools so that districts can form their own plans unique to their needs.

Soundbite:  Governor JB Pritzker

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​Governor JB Pritzker announces first $50 million in statewide broadband expansion grants.

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​RAW AUDIO:  Governor JB Pritzker announces $50 million in grants to kickoff the state's broadband expansion initiative.  Audio also includes Acting DCEO Director Michael Negron and Geneseo Communications CEO Mike McClain.  Video is also availableStill photos.

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​RAW AUDIO:  Q & A w/Governor JB Pritzker.

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IDPH says now is the time to take care of your family's health needs.

Soundbite:  IDPH Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike​

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​State Fire Marshal's Office urges the public to be careful with fireworks; concerns about people putting on shows at home.

Soundbite:  OSFM Spokesperson JC Fultz

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Tuesday, June 23, 2020

IDPH says there's been a big improvement in COVID-19 numbers in IL.

Soundbite:  IDPH Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike

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​State outlines guidelines for students to return to school in the fall.

Soundbite:  Governor JB Pritzker, State Schools Superintendent Carmen Ayala

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​COVID UPDATE RAW AUDIO:  Governor JB Pritzker gives a COVID-19 update; discusses students heading back to school.  Audio also includes IDPH Spokesperson Ngozi Ezike (in English and Spanish), State Superintendent of Education Carmen Ayala (in English and Spanish), IL Assoc. of School Boards Exec. Director Tom Bertrand and IBHE Exec. Director Ginger Ostro.  Video is also available.

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​COVID UPDATE RAW AUDIO:  Q & A w/Governor JB Pritzker.

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​Secretary of State Jesse White's Office urging the public to sign up to receive license plate renewal notices by email.

Soundbite:  Secretary of State Spokesperson Henry Haupt

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