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Monday, October 18, 2021

​State joins national campaign to keep teen workers safe.

Soundbite:  IDOL Spokesperson Paul Cicchini

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​RAW AUDIO:  House/Senate GOP and law enforcement discuss public safety legislation.  Audio includes House Minority Leader Jim Durkin, Village of Riverside Director of Public Safety Matthew Buckley, Worth Chief of Police Tim Denton and Sen. John Curran.  Video is also available.

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​All fallen Illinois State Police troopers will be honored with memorial highway signs by the end of next year.

Soundbite:  ISP Director Brendan Kelly, Governor JB Pritzker

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​RAW AUDIO:  Governor JB Pritzker announces a six-year construction timeline to rebuild I-80 in Will County.  Audio also includes Will County Executive Jennifer Bertino-Tarant, Lt. Governor Juliana Stratton, IDOT Secretary Omer Osman, Rep. Larry Walsh and Sen. John Connor.  Video is also available.

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RAW AUDIO:  Governor JB Pritzker attends dedication ceremony for the ISP Trooper Richard G. Warner Memorial Highway in Lockport.  Audio also includes ISP Captain David Keltner, Sen. John Connor, Rep. Larry Walsh, ISP Director Brendan Kelly, Lt. Governor Juliana Stratton and Steven Warner.  Video is also available.

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Friday, October 15, 2021

​IDPH issues COVID-19 guidance for Halloween.

Soundbite:  IDPH Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike

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​First two weeks of October have been the warmest on record in some parts of IL.

Soundbite:  State Climatologist Trent Ford

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​IDPH reminds you can get both your flu and COVID-19 shot at the same time.

Soundbite:  IDPH Director Ngozi Ezike

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State officials stress the importance of breast cancer screenings.

Soundbite:  Comptroller Susana Mendoza

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​Weekly Weather Summary (State Climatologist Trent Ford).

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​Medicare Open Enrollment period begins today; IL Dept. on Aging offers help.

Soundbite:  IL Dept. on Aging SHIP Director Sandy Leith

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Thursday, October 14, 2021

​No word yet on when the state's indoor mask mandate will be lifted.

Soundbite:  Governor JB Pritzker


​RAW AUDIO:  Governor JB Pritzker celebrates the designation of cultural districts around the state.  Audio also includes Rep. Delia Ramirez, Sen. Omar Aquino, Sen. Cristina Pacione-Zayas and more.  Video is also available.

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

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​Governor announces $15.4 million Rebuild IL investment in wet labs across the state.

Soundbite:  Governor J.B. Pritzker, DCEO Acting Director Sylvia Garcia

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​RAW AUDIO:  Governor JB Pritzker announces funding awarded to eight institutions across the state as part of the Wet Lab Capital Program.  Audio also includes IL Institute of Technology President Raj Echambadi, Malcolm X College President David Sanders, DCEO Acting Director Sylvia Garcia and more.  Video is also available.

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Wednesday, October 13, 2021

​IL Department of Healthcare and Family Services issues recommendation to improve safety and care of nursing home residents.

Soundbite:  HFS Medicaid Administrator Kelly Cunningham


​Treasurer's Office sending out thousands of letters to people who have unclaimed property.

Soundbite:  Treasurer Mike Frerichs

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​Veto session begins next week.

Soundbite:  Governor JB Pritzker

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Tuesday, October 12, 2021

​Record corn and soybean yields forecasted in Illinois in latest report.

Soundbite:  Crop Statistician Mark Schleusener

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​Weekly Crop Report.

Soundbite:  Crop Statistician Mark Schleusener

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​Governor says the state will continue to defend lawsuits against COVID-19 mandates.

Soundbite:  Governor JB Pritzker

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​New, $86 million transportation center coming to Springfield.

Soundbite:  Governor JB Pritzker, IDOT Secretary Omer Osman

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​RAW AUDIO:  Governor JB Pritzker and U.S. Senators Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth break ground on new Hub Transportation Center in Springfield.  Audio also includes Sangamon County Bd. Chair Andy Van Meter, IDOT Secretary Omer Osman, IL AFL-CIO President Tim Drea, Rep. Sue Scherer, Sen. Doris Turner, Sen. Steve McClure and Springfield Mayor Jim Langfelder.  Video is also available.

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

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Grain bin safety.

Soundbite:  IDOL's Hap Hileman

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Wednesday, October 06, 2021

​This is Manufacturing Month in Illinois.

Soundbite:  Governor JB Pritzker, DCEO Acting Director Sylvia Garcia

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​RAW AUDIO:  Governor JB Pritzker discusses how the manufacturing industry is contributing to the state's economy.  Audio also includes Chicago Magnesium Casting Company President Robert Littlefield, DCEO Acting Director Sylvia Garcia, Rep. Bob Rita, Rep. Will Davis and more.

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​New music production program launched at Stateville Correctional Center.

Soundbite:  Antony Ablan, Common

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Tuesday, October 05, 2021

​RAW AUDIO:  IDOC celebrates the roll out of a new music production program at Stateville Correctional Center.  Audio includes Stateville Correctional Center Warden David Gomez, Antony Ablan, Common, Stateville Asst. Warden of Program Ken Osborne and more.  Video is also available

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​Recent study finds masking in schools is effective.

Soundbite:  ISBE Safe and Healthy Climate Exec. Director Jeff Aranowski

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​RAW AUDIO:  Governor JB Pritzker and U.S. HUD Secretary Marcia Fudge discuss the Build Back Better agenda and Latino communities.  Audio also includes Resurrection Project CEO Raul Raymundo, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot, Congressman Danny Davis and Congressman Chuy Garcia (in English and Spanish).  Video is also available.

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

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​October is National Protect Your Hearing Month and the IL Dept. of Labor is focusing on safety on the job.

Soundbite:  IDOL's Hap Hileman

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