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Wabash Co. Health Department holding vaccine clinic at Parkview Chruch

The Wabash County Health Department is hosting a COVID-19 vaccination clinic Thursday.

  COVID-19 vaccine clinic being held in Carmi

Health officials report 4 new COVID-19 cases in local Ill. counties

2 new COVID-19 cases reported in local Ill. counties

  Rental car shortages occurring nationwide

5 new cases, no new deaths reported in local Ill. cases

Food giveaway being held this weekend in Mt. Carmel

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State reports 2 new COVID-19 deaths, 5 new cases in local Ill. counties

State reports 3 new COVID-19 cases in local Ill. counties

Health officials report 6 new COVID-19 cases in local Ill. counties

  Teen killed following wreck in Wayne Co.

State reports 3 COVID-19 cases in local Ill. counties

State reports 4 new COVID-19 cases & no deaths in local Ill. counties

Health officials report 3 new COVID-19 cases in local Ill. counties

On Wednesday, Illinois health officials reported 2,592 new COVID-19 cases and 28 new deaths.

Illinois reports 1 new COVID-19 death, 10 new cases in local counties

The new virus-related death was in Wayne County.

2 new COVID-19 cases reported in local Ill. counties

Illinois health officials reported 1,761 new COVID-19 cases and five new deaths.

Health officials report 7 new COVID-19 cases in local Ill. counties

On Saturday, Illinois health officials reported seven new local coronavirus cases.

Illinois reports 6 new cases in Wabash Co.; no new deaths in local counties

ISP: Semi overturns on I-64 after driver falls asleep at wheel, passenger injured

  Wabash Co. Health Department now accepting those 18+ for COVID-19 vaccines

  COVID-19 vaccine clinic set for the House of Prayer in Albion Wed.

  Gas issues resolved in Albion

5 new COVID-19 cases, no new deaths in our Ill. counties

  All three states expand vaccine eligibility

More residents in the Tri-State are COVID-19 vaccine-eligible after all three states expanded eligibility Monday morning.

  All gas pumps blocked off in Albion, Ill.

Residents in Albion, Illinois, are having trouble filling up their cars’ gas tanks Monday.

State reports no new COVID-19 cases or deaths in our Ill. counties

Illinois health officials reported 1,220 new coronavirus and 22 more deaths on Monday.

Just one new COVID-19 case reported in our Ill. counties

On Sunday, Illinois health officials reported 1,431 new coronavirus and 22 more deaths.

Ill. reports 25 new COVID-19 deaths, none local

On Saturday, Illinois health officials reported 1,962 new coronavirus and 25 more deaths.

  HS football kicks off shortened spring season in Illinois

In late January, Gov. J.B. Pritzker and the Illinois High School Association finally decided to lift the ban and let the kids play.

  Illinois expanding vaccine eligibility to more essential workers

Illinois health officials reported 2,380 new coronavirus and 12 more deaths.

Grayville Community Unit School District announces plan to limit virtual learning options

This change in virtual learning policy begins on Monday, March 29.

  Illinois to expand COVID-19 vaccine eligibility to those 16 and older on April 12

Illinois Governor JB Pritzker is set to provide a coronavirus update at 11:30 a.m. Thursday.

  Illinois State Police searching for man accused of murder, considered ‘armed and dangerous’

Illinois State Police is asking the public for assistance in finding a man they say is wanted for first-degree murder.

5 new cases reported in White Co., no new local Ill. deaths

Illinois health officials reported 1,655 new coronavirus and 15 more deaths.

  Mt. Carmel pizza place finds new ways to boost business

Little Italy's has been using an old food truck as a concession stand for passersby to help business during the pandemic.

Evansville man taken to hospital after early morning wreck in White Co.

The driver told authorities that he could not see the stop sign at the intersection at US 45 due to the fog.

Illinois reports 1 new COVID case in Edwards Co.

Illinois health officials reported 1,997 new coronavirus and 18 more deaths.

  Rotary Club working to update City Park in Mt. Carmel

The Rotary Club is currently working to replace the main shelter house at City Park.

  Mt. Carmel to repave several roads

Officials are planning to repave several roads in Mount Carmel.

Illinois reports 782 new COVID-19 cases, 12 additional deaths statewide

Illinois health officials reported 782 new coronavirus and 12 more deaths.

Illinois reports 1,484 new COVID-19 cases, 19 additional deaths

The state has now had 1,209,331 total cases and 20,943 total deaths.

Health officials report 6 new cases in our Illinois counties

Saturday, Illinois health officials reported 1,675 new coronavirus and 23 more deaths.

  Child tax credit changes on the horizon due to COVID-19 relief package

By this point, several Americans have likely heard about the much-anticipated stimulus checks, or perhaps the enhanced unemployment benefits, but there is another key area to consider.

Illinois reports 1 COVID-19 death in Edwards Co., 3 new area cases

Illinois health officials reported 1,763 new coronavirus cases and 38 more deaths.

  Stimulus checks up to $1,400 coming soon to each eligible person

In order to ensure they receive the latest round of checks, tax experts suggest for people to file their taxes as soon as possible.

Fairfield Memorial Hospital chosen for vaccine access pilot program

Illinois health officials reported 1,700 new coronavirus cases and 53 more deaths.

5 new cases & no deaths reported in local Ill. counties

Illinois health officials reported 1,510 new coronavirus cases and 14 more deaths.

3 new COVID-19 cases reported in White Co.

Illinois health officials reported 1,182 new coronavirus cases and four more deaths Monday.

2 new COVID-19 cases reported in Wayne Co.

Sunday, Illinois health officials reported 1,068 new coronavirus cases and 13 more deaths.

3 more COVID-19 cases reported in our Illinois area

On Saturday, Illinois health officials reported 2,565 new coronavirus cases and 50 more deaths statewide.

4 new COVID-19 cases reported in our Illinois counties

On Friday, Illinois health officials reported 3,182 new coronavirus cases and 74 more deaths statewide.

  Fairfield Memorial hosts COVID-19 vaccine clinic

People 65 and older, essential workers, and anyone with chronic health conditions can call to make an appointment to receive the vaccination.

  White Co. swore in new sheriff Monday

White County swore in a new sheriff Monday.

Illinois reports only 1 new case in our local area

The Illinois coronavirus website only shows one new case in White County.

5 new coronavirus cases reported in local Ill. counties

Illinois health officials are reporting 1,249 new coronavirus cases and 22 more deaths.

8 new coronavirus cases reported in local Ill. counties

Illinois health officials are reporting 1,780 new coronavirus cases and 34 more deaths.

3 new cases, no new deaths reported in local Ill. counties

Illinois health officials reported a total of 2,441 new cases and 54 new deaths Friday.

  Illinois expanding COVID-19 vaccination eligibility to those with serious medical conditions

Governor Pritzker announced an expansion on vaccine eligibility to those with serious medical conditions like heart disease and cancer.

  Gov. Pritzker signs police and criminal justice reform bill into law

Illinois passed a sweeping criminal justice reform bill on Monday to combat police misconduct and racial injustice. It has some law enforcement concerned about the long-term effects.

6 new local COVID-19 cases in Ill. area, no new deaths

Illinois health officials reported a total of 2,022 new cases and 44 new deaths.

Ill. Gov. Pritzker announces 1 million children to receive monthly food aid

Illinois health officials reported a total of 1,665 new cases and 27 new deaths.

1 new COVID-19 death reported in Wayne Co.; 3 new local Ill. cases

Illinois health officials reported a total of 1,246 new cases and 34 new deaths.

Illinois State Police planning to strongly enforce ‘Move Over Law’ over upcoming weeks

ISP officials say troopers will be on the lookout for drivers who disobey Illinois's Move Over Law and other distracted driving laws.

Health officials report 1 more COVID-19 death, 14 new cases in local Ill. counties over the weekend

Over the weekend, Illinois health officials reported a total of 3,507 new cases and 77 more deaths.

Driver flown to regional hospital after head-on crash in Wayne Co.

One woman was flown to a hospital after a head-on crash in White County Friday.

Health officials report 3 new COVID-19 deaths in local Ill. counties

Friday, Illinois health officials have reported 2,219 new coronavirus cases and 63 more deaths.

13 new local COVID cases reported in Ill., no new area deaths

Illinois health officials have reported 1,966 new coronavirus cases and 72 more deaths.

IL reports 3 new COVID-19 cases in local counties

Wednesday, Illinois health officials are reported 1,795 new coronavirus cases and 23 more deaths.

  Mt. Carmel gets 10″of snow Monday

The Sheriff says they have had no major incidents other than a few slide-offs Monday night.

7 new COVID-19 cases in local Ill. counties

Illinois health officials are reporting 1,348 new coronavirus cases and 33 more deaths on Tuesday.

5 new local COVID-19 cases in Ill.; State hits 20K virus-related deaths

Illinois health officials are reporting 1,420 new coronavirus cases and 41 more deaths on Monday.

  Road crews ready, Tri-State preps for heavy snow

State and local officials say you should only travel if necessary.

Health officials report 4 new COVID-19 cases in local III. counties

Illinois health officials are reporting 1,631 new coronavirus cases and 35 more deaths on Sunday.

  Helpful items to keep in your car as Tri-State prepares for winter weather

As more winter weather approaches, residents in the Tri-State are preparing by stocking up on groceries, ice melt and even gas.

Health officials report 2 new COVID-19 deaths in local III. counties

Illinois health officials are reporting 2,092 new coronavirus cases and 53 more deaths.

5 new local COVID cases, no new deaths reported in Ill.

Illinois reported 2,598 new COVID-19 cases and 32 new deaths on Friday.

  COVID-19 vaccination clinic set for Fri. in Wayne Co.

Only those in Wayne County can get a shot at this clinic and the health department is not keeping a reservation list.

  Several schools closing Thursday

Several schools and businesses are closing Thursday because of the icy conditions.

  IL expanding vaccine eligibility to people with certain conditions

Illinois is expanding Phase 1B vaccine eligibility on February 25 to people who have comorbidities and underlying conditions as defined by the CDC.

  Drivers should expect more slick roads, ice on the way

Freezing rain could lead to significant ice accumulation, especially in Western Kentucky.

IL reports 1 new COVID related death in Edwards Co.

Illinois health officials are reporting 2,082 new COVID-19 cases and 18 more deaths on Tuesday.