Wednesday, March 1, 2023
- Caterpillar and the United Auto Workers have reached a new tentative six-year agreement, averting a strike.
- Dozens of Illinois prison inmates are seeking graduate degrees that they hope will help them chart a new path when they leave prison.
- Plans for a carbon pipeline in Illinois are back on after a brief delay.
- Throughout the day Tuesday, more than 60 people at a time stood outside the new Raising Cane’s restaurant on Green Street in Champaign.
In today’s deep dive, we’ll hear from 217 host Brian Moline about some changes coming to Illinois Public Media.
217 Today is produced by Sydney Wood. Reporting today contributed by Tim Shelley, Eric Stock, Sarah Nardi, Sydney Wood and Jim Meadows.