University of Illinois Expecting $167M Pandemic Impact

URBANA — The University of Illinois System expects to sustain a financial hit of about $167 million this fiscal year because of the coronavirus pandemic that’s closed down its campuses. Chief Financial Officer Avijit Ghosh told the school’s board of trustees during a Thursday virtual meeting that nearly $50 million of the projected financial impact […]

Why Are Locations Of 22 COVID-19 Outbreaks Not Disclosed In Champaign County?

City of Champaign

CHAMPAIGN – When pressed by reporters during a news briefing earlier this month, Governor J.B. Pritzker said he thinks local public health departments should inform the public when outbreaks occur at area businesses.  In Champaign County, which is dealing with 22 outbreaks of COVID-19 as of Thursday, local officials aren’t providing information about where those […]