Biden says omicron variant is cause for concern but not panic

President Biden said Monday that while travel restrictions imposed on travelers from several southern African nations would slow the entry of the omicron variant of the coronavirus, “it cannot prevent it.” “Sooner or later, we’re going to see cases,” he said in an address to the American people. Biden added: “This variant is a cause […]

217 Today: Monday, Nov. 29, 2021

Monday, Nov. 29, 2021 Today’s headlines: A little-known program has been providing food, income assistance or help with housing to Illinoisans quarantining due to COVID-19 for the last seven months. Thousands gathered in downtown Champaign on Saturday to see the first parade of lights since the COVID-19 pandemic began.  Champaign Mayor Deb Feinen lit a […]