Friday, Feb. 26
STORY: COVID-19 FRIDAY UPDATE
The latest figures and news related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Gov. JB Pritzker and federal officials also announced another vaccination site at the United Center in Chicago.
Reporter: Grace Barbic
Word Count: 700-1,000
STORY: FEDERAL CHARGES
A recap of the latest regarding federal investigative activity, including the apparent retention of the U.S. Attorney in the Northern District, new indictments of a former lawmaker and his sons, and a not guilty plea from a central Illinois former lawmaker in the Central District.
Reporter: Sarah Mansur
Word count: 600-700
A new survey of Illinois school districts shows a large and persistent teacher shortage that is getting worse in many parts of the state. The Capitol News Illinois team takes a close look at the numbers statewide and in some particular regions.
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