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Another 42 People Die From Coronavirus In Illinois As Surge In Cases Worsens

There have now been 141 deaths in Illinois from the pandemic and 6,980 confirmed cases. The latter is a jump of 986 cases since Tuesday.

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Got Any Health Care Experience? The City Wants You To Help Battle Coronavirus — Now

Here's how people with health care experience can volunteer to fight coronavirus in Chicago and across Illinois.

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Coronavirus In Chicago: Prisoners Hit By Pandemic Will Get Treatment Like Everyone Else, Governor Says

"An incarcerated person is a person, and my administration will not be in the business of claiming one life is worth more than another," Pritzker said.

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Stay At Home Order Extended Through April 30 As 26 More Die From Coronavirus In Illinois

The order went into effect March 21 and was originally set to end April 7. But officials have repeatedly said the end date was subject to change.

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Englewood Soup Kitchen Carries On Through Coronavirus Pandemic, But It Desperately Needs Your Help

"People still need to eat, pandemic or no pandemic," said coordinator Sheila Price. "And the people in Englewood don't have enough."

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Coronavirus In Chicago: ‘A Race Against Time’ As Officials Prepare For Onslaught Of COVID-19 Cases

“Right now in Chicago the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases is doubling about every three to four days,” Mayor Lori Lightfoot said.

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CPS Sending 100,000 Laptops, Tablets To Students To Learn At Home — A Sign Schools Could Stay Closed For Longer

At least one alderman — Ray Lopez (15th) — thinks the plans mean students will be out of class the rest of the school year.

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Instacart Workers Going On Strike As They Demand More Safety, Pay Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Instacart allows customers to order groceries online — but it's doing little to help worker stay safe as they venture out amid the pandemic, strike organizers said.