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CHAMPAIGN POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING A REPORT OF SHOTS FIRED THIS HAPPENED NEAR COUNTRY FAIR DRIVE AND WHITE STREETS NEAR GRAMERCY PARK APARTMENTS SHORTLY AFTER TWO THIS MORNING

YOU'RE TAKING A LIVE LOOK AT THE ACTIVE INVESTIGATION POLICE ARE STILL THERE THEY TAPED OFF AN ENTIRE BLOCK, COMING IN AND OUT OF ONE OF THE BUILDINGS, COLLECTING EVIDENCE

AS OF NOW, THERE ARE EIGHT SQUAD CARS THERE NO WORD YET IF ANYONE WAS HURT WE WILL UPDATE YOU AS WE LEARN MORE ((CHRISTIE)) CENTRAL ILLINOIS IS ON TRACK TO MOVE TO PHASE THREE OF THE "RESTORE ILLINOIS" PLAN AT THE END OF NEXT WEEK WHEN THAT HAPPENS

BARS AND RESTAURANTS CAN START SEATING PEOPLE OUTSIDE THE NEWS CAME AS A WELCOME SURPRISE FOR BUSINESS OWNERS WCIA THREE'S JENNIFER JENSEN HAS THAT STORY

THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC HAS STRETCHED ON FOR MONTHS, PUTTING BUSINESSES IN A TIGHT BIND FINANCIALLY THE GOVERNOR HAS NOW LOOSENED RESTRICTIONS TO THE EXECUTIVE ORDER BY ALLOWING RESTAURANTS TO HAVE OUTDOOR SEATING "I'M NOT SURE HOW WE'LL GO ABOUT IT BUT WE'LL TAKE ADVANTAGE OF ANYTHING WE CAN

WE'LL PUT OUT TABLES WHEREVER I CAN AND HOPE FOR THE BEST WEATHER THAT'S ALL WE CAN HOPE FOR" IT'LL BE AN ADJUSTMENT FOR SOME BUSINESSES LIKE THE APPLE DUMPLIN RESTAURANT IN URBANA JIM FLANIGAM – "THE THING IS, WE'RE GOING TO HAVE TO PREPARE NUMBER ONE, I DON'T HAVE OUTDOOR SEATING

I NEVER HAVE" THEY, LIKE MANY OTHER PLACES, WILL NOW HAVE TO BUY OR RENT TABLES AND CHAIRS AND CLEAR A SPACE OUTSIDE TO SET UP THAT'S AN EXTRA EXPENSE THEY'LL HAVE TO COVER, ALONG WITH MAINTAINING HEALTH SAFETY GUIDELINES JIM FLANIGAM – "WE'LL DEFINITELY HAVE TO HAVE SIX FEET OF SEPARATION BETWEEN TABLES AND SANITIZING EVERYTIME SOMEONE LEAVES" OUTDOOR SEATING IS SOMETHING MANY RESTAURANT OWNERS CONSIDERED PRIOR TO THE GOVERNOR'S LATEST ANNOUNCEMENT

JENNIFER JENSEN – "THE OWNERS OF THE APPLE DUMPLIN' RESTAURANT TRIED TO OPEN UP OUTDOOR SEATING A COUPLE WEEKS AGO BUT THAT WAS QUICKLY SHUT DOWN BY THE HEALTH DEPARTMENT" JIM FLANIGAM – "I WAS TOLD ABSOLUTELY NOT, THAT THEY WERE NOT TO CONSUME FOOD ON THE PREMISIS PERIOD" IN NINE DAYS, THAT WILL BE ALLOWED, GETTING RESTAURANT OWNERS ONE STEP CLOSER TO BUSINESS AS USUAL

JIM FLANIGAM – "IT'S A WIN FOR SMALL BUSINESSES TODAY WITH MANY MORE TO GO" REPORTING I'M JENNIFER JENSEN WCIA THREE YOUR LOCAL NEWS LEADER ((CHRISTIE)) OTHER CHANGES TO PHASE THREE GOLF COURSES WILL BE ALLOWED TO HAVE FOUR PLAYERS ON THE SAME TEE BOATING AND CAMPING WILL BE ALLOWED WITH UP TO 10 PEOPLE NAIL AND HAIR SALONS AND TATOO PARLORS ARE ALSO SET TO REOPEN AND IN PERSON RETAIL SHOPPING WILL BE ALLOWED YOU CAN FIND A LIST OF MORE PLACES THAT CAN OPEN THE DOORS AT THE END OF THE MONTH ON WCIA DOT COM (SKYCAM) HERE IS A LIVE LOOK OUTSIDE USING OUR ROOFING DOG EYENET (RADAR) HERE IS A LOOK AT OUT LOCAL RADAR LOOP

(TEMPERATURES) HERE IS A LOOK AT OUR TEMPERATURES THIS MORNING (WINDS) HERE IS A LOOK AT OUR WINDS THIS MORNING (FUTURETRACK) HERE IS YOUR PREDICTION FOR RAIN AND TEMPERATURES TODAY (TODAY) HERE IS YOUR HIGH TEMPERATURE, WIND, AND SKY CONDITIONS FOR TODAY (TONIGHT) HERE IS YOUR LOW TEMPERATURE, WIND, AND SKY CONDITIONS FOR TONIGHT

((CHRISTIE)) TAKING A LOOK AT THE LATEST CORONAVIRUS NUMBERS IN THE STATE THERE ARE MORE THAN 23-HUNDRED NEW CASES THAT PUTS ILLINOIS OVER THE 100- THOUSAND MARK 147 MORE PEOPLE HAVE DIED

BRINGING THE STATE'S DEATH TOLL TO MORE THAN 45 HUNDRED ((CHRISTIE)) THE PRITZKER ADMINISTRATION IS PULLING BACK ON AN EMERGENCY RULE THAT WOULD HAVE PUNISHED BUSINESS OWNERS WHO DEFY HIS ORDERS THE GOVERNOR THREATENED TO JAIL ANY BUSINESS OWNERS WHO DEFIED HIS ORDERS BUT HE SAYS HE'D PREFER TO FINE THEM, OR IF THINGS ESCALATE, PULL THEIR LICENSE THE THREAT ALONE HAS DRAWN INTENSE PUSHBACK FROM BUSINESSES WHO SAY THE GOVERNMENT IS OVERREACHING

"THOSE TOOLS ARE HARSHER MEASURES THAN ANYBODY, INCLUDING ME, IS INTERESTED IN PURSUING A BUSINESS THAT CHOOSES NOT TO FOLLOW THE RULES CAN RECOVER FROM A FINE IT IS MUCH MORE EXPENSIVE TO RECOVER FROM THE LOSS OF A LICENSE OR FORCED TO CLOSE" NOW — THE GOVERNOR IS GOING TO THE LEGISLATURE ASKING THEM TO GIVE HIM AN ENFORCEMENT TOOL — TO ALLOW POLICE TO WRITE TICKETS ONLY ((CHRISTIE)) WITH SESSION NOW STARTED

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ILLINOIS HOUSE MEMBERS HAVE NEW RULES REPRESENTATIVES VOTED TO REQUIRE EVERYONE TO WEAR MASKS ANYONE NOT WILLING TO LISTEN COULD GET KICKED OUT

WCIA 3'S GABRIELLE FRANKLIN CAUGHT UP WITH THE REPRESENTATIVE WHO GOT THE BOOT AND PROTESTORS WHO WERE ON HAND TO SUPPORT HIM NAT: OPEN ILLINOIS! REPRESENTATIVES WALKING INTO THE BANK OF SPRINGFIELD CENTER FOR SPECIAL SESSION WERE GREETED BY PROTESTORSMAN Y OF WHOM WEREN'T WEARING FACE MASKS

"WE AREN'T WEARING FACE MASKS BECAUSE WE DON'T REALLY KNOW IF THEY WILL WORK" BUTMOST LAWMAKERS HAD THEIR COVERINGS ON

ONCE INSIDEHOUSE SPEAKER MICHAEL MADIGAN CALLED FOR A CHANGE TO THE RULESREQUIRING LAWMAKERS TO COVER THEIR FACES AND FOLLOW SOCIAL DISTANCING GUIDELINES BAILEY: "WE'VE HEARD THIS MESSAGE BEFORE, IF YOU CANNOT BE MORE THAN SIX FEET APART, WEAR YOUR MASK WE ARE MORE THAN SIX FEET APART AND I'LL DO WHATEVER I CAN TO STAY ISOLATED AWAY FROM EVERYONE ELSE" BUT REPRESENTATIVE DARREN BAILEY WOULD NOT PUT ON A MASK

AND HOUSE MEMBERS VOTED TO HAVE HIM REMOVED FROM BUILDING IN ORDER TO KEEP EVERYONE SAFE BAILEY:"TO SIT IN THERE AND JUST PLAY THESE GAMES THEY ARE TYPICALLY PLAYING, NO I FEEL LIKE I AM DOING THE GENUINE THING OF STANDING UP AND REPRESENTATING THE PEOPLE AND SAYING ENOUGH IS ENOUGH" PEOPLE AT THE CAPITOL RALLY SAY THE SPEAKER'S RULE IS AN OVERREACH OF POWER AARON DAIN, EDGAR: "THAT'S STRAIGHT COMMUNISM OR SOCIALISM

THAT'S NOT RIGHT IT'S OUR RIGHT TO WHA WE PUT ON OUR BODIES YOU KNOW?" NAT: OPEN UP ILLINOIS OR WE'LL OPEN IT UP FOR YOU REPORTING IN SPRINGFIELDI'M GABRIELLE FRANKLIN ((CHRISTIE)) REPRESENTATIVE BAILEY SAYS HE ISN'T SURE WHETHER HE WILL PUT ON A MASK AND RE-ENTER SESSION SOMETIME THIS WEEK BUT HE IS CERTAIN HE WILL BE IN CLAY COUNTY FOCUSED ON HIS LEGAL FIGHT AGAINST THE GOVERNOR'S STAY AT HOME ORDER INSTEAD OF AT SESSION WITH OTHER LAWMAKERS ((CHRISTIE)) THE GIBSON CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT WON ARRESTING ANY BUSINESS OR ORGANIZATION LEADERS WHO CHOOSE TO RE- OPEN THEIR DOORS BEFORE MAY 29TH

THE POLICE CHIEF AND OTHERS POSTED A LETTER ABOUT THE POLICY ON SOCIAL MEDIA IT SAID POLICE ARE"NEITHER ENCOURAGING NOR DISCOURAGING BUSINESSES OR CHURCHES CURRENTLY AFFECTED BY THE EXECUTIVE ORDER TO REMAIN CLOSED OR OPEN FOR BUSINESS" ((CHRISTIE)) AIRPORTS ARE FEELING THE PAIN OF THE PANDEMIC WILLARD AIRPORT IN SAVOY IS FLYING 90 PERCENT FEWER PASSENGERS THAN NORMAL LOSSES ARE STACKING UP SPECIFICALLY IN RENTAL CAR SALES AND PARKING LOT PAYMENTS FLIGHTS TO DALLAS-FORT WORTH AND CHARLOTTE HAVE DROPPED TO ONE DAY A WEEK FLIGHTS TO O'HARE HAVE BEEN REDUCED TO JUST 11 PER WEEK BUT THEY'RE HOPING TO COME OUT OF THE CRISIS TO INCREASED TRAVEL DEMAND ONCE THE STAY-AT- HOME ORDER IS LIFTED

IN THE MEANTIME, THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT HAS STEPPED IN WILLARD AIRPORT GOT ALMOST TWO MILLION DOLLARS FROM THE F-A-A OFFICIALS SAY THEY'RE USING THAT MONEY TO KEEP FULL OPERATIONS GOING AND TO AVOID LAYOFFS ((CHRISTIE)) ONE HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS CONFERENCE IS GOING TO LOOK A LITTLE DIFFERENT NEXT SEASON COMING UP IN SPORTS — WHO'S JOINING STARTING THIS FALL YOU'RE WATCHING THE MORNING SHOW WITH CHRISTIE BATTISTA,

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