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WEATHER ALERT: Hurricane Beryl’s to bring heavy rainfall and potential flooding to Illinois

217 Today: Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2021

Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2021

Today’s headlines:

  • A new Illinois law will promote restorative justice approaches to identity-based bullying in schools.

  • Ten inmates at the East Moline State Prison have enrolled in the Augustana Prison Education Partnership.

  • Champaign County Executive Darlene Kloeppel wants the county board to pass new county board district boundaries now that Census data is available.

  • The Champaign-Urbana Public Health District is hosting Pfizer vaccine booster clinics for healthcare workers and first responders.

In today’s deep dive, an artist hopes a colorful memorial will help remind drivers to share the road with tractors.

Reporting today contributed by Caroline Kubzansky, Herb Trix, Jim Meadows and Rich Egger.

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Brian Moline

Brian Moline is the Managing Editor of Illinois Newsroom and host of Morning Edition for Illinois Public Media/WILL. He's been with WILL since 2015, after a long stint at WDWS-AM in Champaign where he covered both news and sports for more than a decade. If you have story or interview ideas, you can reach Brian at bmoline@illinois.edu.

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