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Keep up with news in Central Illinois every weekday with 217 Today. Hear the day's headlines, along with one deeper dive, in just ten minutes. Learn about the people and places that make Central Illinois unique with 217 Today.

The 217 Today Podcast Illinois Public Media - WILL

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Keep up with news in Central Illinois every weekday with 217 Today. Hear the day's headlines, along with one deeper dive, in just ten minutes. Learn about the people and places that make Central Illinois unique with 217 Today.

    217 Today: Danville pastor encourages people to get vaccinated after losing his wife to COVID-19

    217 Today: Danville pastor encourages people to get vaccinated after losing his wife to COVID-19

    In today's deep dive, we’ll hear from a Danville pastor who is encouraging others to get the COVID vaccine after the virus took the life of his wife last summer.

    217 Today: Local Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Award winner advocates for formerly incarcerated people

    217 Today: Local Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Award winner advocates for formerly incarcerated people

    In today's deep dive, we’ll hear from James Corbin II -- one of the honorees at this year’s Martin Luther King, Jr. celebration coming up on Sunday.

    217 Today: Additional federal money is coming for abandoned mine sites

    217 Today: Additional federal money is coming for abandoned mine sites

    In today's deep dive, we’ll learn more about abandoned mines across Illinois and how federal money could help mitigate and redevelop these sites.

    217 Today: Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2022

    217 Today: Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2022

    In today's deep dive, we'll learn how suicide companion programs in prisons can increase trauma.

    217 Today: Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2022

    217 Today: Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2022

    In today's deep dive, we’ll learn how to fight the “post-holiday blues,” which could be worse than usual because of the ongoing pandemic.

    217 Today: Monday, Jan. 10, 2022

    217 Today: Monday, Jan. 10, 2022

    In today's deep dive, a look back at the early days of WILL-AM, which turns 100 years old this year. 

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