Nearly 70 individuals, including more than 20 staff members, have tested positive for coronavirus at the Illinois Veterans’ Home in suburban Manteno, state officials announced Tuesday. According to the Illinois Department of Public Health, a total of 47 residents at the home have tested positive for the virus, along with 22 staff members. Officials say that of the individuals who…
Gov. J.B. Pritzker Says Numbers Trending ‘in a Good Direction' Entering Phase Three of Reopening Plan
With the state of Illinois set to move forward into Phase Three of the “Restore Illinois” plan this week, Gov. J.B. Pritzker says that despite reopening more portions of the state’s economy, coronavirus case numbers and hospitalizations are continuing to trend in the right direction.