167,697 local views in last 30 days 500+ dead from COVID-19 one month after State of Emergency declared in Illinois April 9, 2020 Updated: April 9, 2020 COVID-19Coronavirus NationalNews Written by News Room Share FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail One month after a State-of-Emergency was declared for Illinois, officials reported Thursday 1,344 COVID-19 cases and 66 deaths, bringing totals for the State to 16,422 cases and 528 deaths. Developing Share FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail Top stories Bodies discovered near St Mary’s Hospital in Kankakee identified three local men Country Herald Police Reports - Small Plane crashes into tree in southern Monee Country Herald Staff Report - COVID-19 Outbreak reported at Manteno Veterans Home following resident’s death Country Herald Staff Report - Parental notice of abortion law officially ends Peter Hancock - As some states take measures to relieve gas prices like tax suspensions, Illinois does little, critics say Kevin Bessler | The Center Square - Mobile Pantry Pops up Thursday in Bourbonnais Press Release - Pritzker urges Congress to ‘be like Illinois’ in protecting abortion services Capital News Illinois - President Biden talks inflation and farming in Illinois Kevin Bessler | The Center Square - President Biden Discusses Supporting Farmers this afternoon in Kankakee County Country Herald Staff Report - Driver hits tree, power lines near Peotone Country Herald Staff Report - Support independent journalism today LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Comment: Please enter your comment! Name:* Please enter your name here Email:* You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Website: Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Δ This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.