Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced the Illinois and DuQuoin State Fairs theme Thursday, sending a message of unity after a more than year-long fight against the coronavirus pandemic.
Barring a “highly unusual event,” Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker says that he anticipates that the annual State Fairs in Springfield and Du Quoin will be able to proceed later this summer. The governor says that the size of outdoor spaces at both sites will be key to allowing the fairs to take place, and that the Illinois Department of...