Chicago Issues Parking Ticket To Metro East Man Who Says 'I've Never Been To Chicago In My Life'"I don't understand why I need to travel 300 miles to prove I was never there to begin with," said Doyle Hornbeck.
State Rolls Back Extra COVID-19 Mitigations In Metro East RegionThe Metro East area (Region 4) has seen its average positivity rate drop from as high as 10.5% on Aug. 27 to 5.8% as of Friday.
Gov. JB Pritzker Pleased To See Decrease In COVID Cases In Will And Kankakee Counties After Tightening Restrictions“I’m hopeful that Region 7 might become a testament to the community’s ability to turn the ship around in the right direction,” Pritzker said.
Tighter COVID-19 Mitigation Rules Go Into Effect Wednesday For Metro East RegionThe Metro East region of Illinois near St. Louis will see tighter restrictions imposed beginning Wednesday, as its COVID-19 positivity rate has continued to rise.