Illinois

Walmart
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Sam Masterson
May 31, 2020 - 7:39 pm
Walmart stores in the St. Louis area appear to have closed, following reports of stores in cities that have seen civil unrest the past few nights around the country that are also closed Sunday night.
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Democratic gubernatorial candidate JB Pritzker on October 1, 2018, in Chicago. (E. Jason Wambsgans/Chicago Tribune/TNS/Sipa USA)
Sam Masterson
May 20, 2020 - 2:35 pm
Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker is expected to withdraw his emergency rule which would penalize businesses for reopening early, in violation of his stay-at-home order.
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contact tracing
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May 19, 2020 - 3:05 pm
A St. Louis Alderman says Mayor Krewson isn’t doing enough to track down people who may have been exposed to those testing positive for COVID-19.
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casino
Sam Masterson
May 14, 2020 - 10:55 am
The Galleria, Plaza Frontenac, West County and South County malls will reopen on Monday and most will have adjusted hours.
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Skyview Drive-In in Belleville, Illinois
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Sam Masterson
May 07, 2020 - 12:10 pm
Some drive-in movie theaters near St. Louis will be reopening for the first time since stay-at-home orders were put in place in Missouri and Illinois.
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Medical marijuana
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Associated Press
May 05, 2020 - 4:14 pm
Illinois announced its marijuana sales in the month of the state's first full coronavirus lockdown surpassed total sales in the previous two months.
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Madison County Board Chairman Kurt Prenzler
Brian Kelly
May 03, 2020 - 1:52 pm
Madison County Board Chairman Kurt Prenzler writes Governor Pritzker, asking him to allow the county to reopen.
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Fort Massac, Illinois state park
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Sam Masterson
May 01, 2020 - 9:46 am
Some state parks in Illinois will reopen to visitors this weekend. See the full list here.
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face mask
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Sam Masterson
April 24, 2020 - 2:31 pm
Here's what you need to know about face masks being required in some public places in Illinois starting on May 1.
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business closed sign
Sam Masterson
April 23, 2020 - 2:46 pm
Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Thursday announced that he will extend the stay-at-home executive order until the end of May.
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