Individuals and businesses suffering financial setbacks related to COVID-19 may still be eligible for relief funding through a partnership between the United Way of Adams County and Adams County Together.
Adams County reported a daily record high of new COVID-19 cases for the second time in one week. Thirty new cases of COVID-19 were reported Friday in Adams County, exceeding the previous high of 29 from Monday.
House Speaker Michael Madigan said Friday that he will not testify before the House Special Investigating Committee that is probing his role in a bribery scheme involving utility giant Commonwealth Edison.
Hospitalizations for COVID-19 have jumped sharply, according to the latest data from the Illinois Department of Public Health, while the number of continued unemployment claims in the state increased from the week prior.
New cases of COVID-19 exceed 20 for the fourth time in seven days in Adams County, and the county's seven-day positivity rate exceeded 8% -- a marker the state has used to issue interventions in two regions of the state.
Adams County Sheriff Brian VonderHaar admits that he feels a little nervous as he closes out his career.