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Gov. J.B. Pritzker is announcing a mandatory masking policy for teachers, staff, students, and visitors to all K-12 schools and day cares. With the delta variant on the rise, the governor has announced the new guidance that will also apply to inside sports, but not outside where transmission…

Governor JB Pritzker has signed what he calls the most comprehensive reform to state firearms laws in over a generation. The FOID Modernization bill lets the state police create a combined FOID and concealed carry license, and grants card-holders who submit their fingerprints automatic renewal.

Secretary of State Jesse White's office is making changes to ease heavy customer volume in driver's services facilities. Notices will be going out to more than 1 million people who will be allowed to renew their driver's license or ID card online, by phone, or by email, according to Secretar…

The Illinois Department of Labor is offering tips for employers to prevent workplace violence. The issue is a growing concern, whether it be between co-workers, a customer, or a criminal, Assistant Director Jason Keller said.