The Illinois Department of Public Health joined the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday by announcing that vaccinated students should not be required to wear a mask in school this fall.
The COVID-19 vaccine for ages 12-15 will be available in Champaign County as soon as Thursday, May 13.
Options are available for 16- and 17-year-olds to obtain an appointment to receive the COVID-19 vaccine in Champaign County.
Staples stores, including the Champaign location, are offering free lamination for COVID-19 proof-of-vaccination cards.
Workers in a variety of essential industries are now eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine in Champaign County.