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Governor’s office staff to work from home for isolation period after staffer tests positive

After a member of Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s senior staff tested positive for COVID-19, the Governor’s Office employees will follow Illinois Department of Public Health guidance and work from home for an appropriate isolation period. 

The asymptomatic staff member tested positive late last week and was in close contact with the governor and other staff members. Pritzker and all other staff reporting to the office tested negative. Pritzker was tested again early on Sunday and tested negative.
 

Approximately 20 staff members have been regularly reporting in person to work in the James . . .

Winter events

FRIDAY, DEC. 9

SATURDAY, DEC. 10

  • Nanny Nikki holiday music program at Flossmoor Public Library, 1000 Sterling Ave., at 11 a.m.
  • Miracle on Martin in downtown Homewood, 3 to 6 p.m.

 

 

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