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301 new coronavirus cases, 6 additional deaths in Mississippi

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – The Mississippi Match 5 jackpot has increased to $550,000 ahead of Tuesday night’s drawing. “Excitement is swelling as the Mississippi Match 5 jackpot surges past half a million dollars,” said Mississippi Lottery Corporation (MLC) President Tom Shaheen. “We are delighted with the enthusiasm our players are …

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Coronavirus response | UI president says campus approaching herd immunity | Coronavirus

URBANA — Days after announcing that all University of Illinois students must be fully vaccinated before coming to campus, President Tim Killeen has more news to share: The campus bubble is quickly approaching herd immunity. “Our surveys have been very encouraging; a large proportion of our campus communities are either …

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Friday’s coronavirus updates: 3 new cases in Champaign County | Coronavirus

CHAMPAIGN — COVID-19 cases in Champaign County were up by three Friday, and the number of cases currently active rose by two. Of the 21,132 cases to date, 45 were currently active, according to the Champaign-Urbana Public Health District. More to know: — New tests reported in the past day: …

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