COVID-19 counts for June 21, 2020

data provided by the Illinois Department of Public Health and the Indiana State Department of Health LANSING, Ill. (June 21, 2020) – The Lansing Journal receives daily news releases from various sources regarding the impacts of COVID-19 on our community, state, and region. Statistics from those sources are compiled below. Lansing Cumulative cases since 3/16/20: … Read more

Legislation expands vote by mail, promotes safe participation in 2020 Election

information provided by the Office of the Governor SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (June 21, 2020) – To ensure safe and active participation in the 2020 general election during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Governor JB Pritzker signed SB 1863 and HB 2238 into law to provide vote by mail (VBM) applications to all recent voters in Illinois. The … Read more

IDPH investigating increase In foodborne illnesses

Cyclosporiasis cases reported across Illinois information provided by the Illinois Department of Public Health SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (June 21, 2020) – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) has received confirmation of approximately 23 cases that appear to be linked to a multi-state outbreak of cyclosporiasis, an intestinal illness caused by the microscopic Cyclospora parasite. Cases … Read more

COVID-19 counts for June 20, 2020

data provided by the Illinois Department of Public Health and the Indiana State Department of Health LANSING, Ill. (June 20, 2020) – The Lansing Journal receives daily news releases from various sources regarding the impacts of COVID-19 on our community, state, and region. Statistics from those sources are compiled below. Lansing (no change) Cumulative cases … Read more