217 Today: Tuesday, June 29, 2021

Tuesday, June 29, 2021 Today’s headlines: Urbana firefighters are trying to figure out what caused an explosion at a privately-run residence hall on the University of Illinois campus Monday night. A Champaign County Board committee holds a study session Tuesday to gather input on improving local broadband service. The Illinois Department of Public Health is […]

Illinoisans Advised to Watch Out For Toxic Algae

The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Public Health are warning residents to be on the lookout for toxic blue-green algae for those planning summer activities in Illinois’ lakes and streams. The algae has already been detected in the Illinois River at the Starved Rock Lock & Dam.   According to the press release, summer […]