Tag Archives: Illinois coronavirus

Vaccine Preps Continue, State Sets Another Testing Record – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] Note: Any news conferences from Gov. J.B. Pritzker, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot or other officials will be streamed in the video player above. With the potential approval of a coronavirus vaccine on the horizon, Illinois hospitals and health organizations are gearing up to begin administering the treatment in the …

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Chicago Public Schools Deadline, Latest on Vaccine Plan – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] Note: Any news conferences from Gov. J.B. Pritzker, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot or other officials will be streamed in the video player above. Monday marks the deadline for Chicago Public Schools parents to submit their preference on whether they plan to allow their children back in classrooms when in-person …

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COVID deaths: Former Illinois Senator Martin Sandoval dies from coronavirus complications, attorney says

[ad_1] CHICAGO (WLS) — Former State Senator Martin Sandoval died Saturday from COVID-19 complication, according to his attorney. Sandoval had been facing prison time after pleading guilty to taking bribes from the red-light camera company SafeSpeed. His attorney said Sandoval, “cared deeply about his community and he did a great …

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Who Spreads Coronavirus Most in Illinois and How They Contract It, According to Illinois’ Top Doctor – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] The people in Illinois who are contracting coronavirus the most are not the ones who are dying from it, Illinois’ top health official says, detailing how the deadly virus is spreading across the state and again pleading with residents to change their behavior. Illinois Department of Public Health Director …

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Illinois’ Top Health Official on Vaccines, Where Coronavirus Spreads Most, Hospitals and More – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] Illinois’ top health official says the state has been preparing a plan to vaccinate residents once a coronavirus vaccine is available but gave an impassioned plea once more to hold holiday celebrations virtually and to wear masks as she says health care workers are sounding the alarm and that …

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Coronavirus Latest: New hospitalization records in St. Louis | News Headlines

[ad_1] ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) — Here are the latest COVID-19 updates for the St. Louis area. Saturday, Nov. 14 2 p.m. The St. Louis Metropolitan Pandemic Task Force on Saturday said the region reached a new record high with the seven-day average of new COVID-19 hospital admissions and total hospitalizations. …

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Coronavirus Latest: Missouri breaks hospitalization, daily case record | News Headlines

[ad_1] ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) — Here are the latest COVID-19 updates for the St. Louis area. Saturday, Nov. 14 12:00 p.m. Missouri health officials reported on Saturday the state’s biggest one-day increase in COVID-19 cases amid record hospitalizations across the state. Missouri now has 235,722 positive cases, an increase of …

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Illinois Company Builds Coronavirus-Killing Robots for Hospitals Worldwide – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] A Waukegan aerospace company announced Saturday that it has begun constructing coronavirus-killing robots. Workers at Astronics Corporation are building the “first-proven coronavirus killing robots,” the company said, entitled the Xenex LightStrike. The $125,000 device is already being used by seven Chicago hospitals and 700 healthcare facilities worldwide, according to …

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Coronavirus Latest: County’s top prosecutor will ‘not tolerate’ health order violators | News Headlines

[ad_1] ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) — Here are the latest COVID-19 updates for the St. Louis area. Friday, Nov. 13 KMOV 7 p.m. St. Louis County’s top prosecutor said his office will deal with all credible allegations of people and businesses violating the county’s new COVID-19 restrictions. “While we place a …

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What To Expect in Illinois – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] With more than 106,000 tests administered in Illinois within a single day Friday, the Illinois Department of Public Health said the state has broken a record. This comes as coronavirus cases continue to increase to all-time highs. Early Friday morning, cars were seen lined up outside of the state’s …

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