The Daily Northwestern

Illinois Department of Public Health confirms measles case in state

Robin Opsahl, City Editor

May 22, 2016

The Illinois Department of Public Health confirmed a case of measles in Illinois after an out-of-country visitor contracted the disease in the state last week. The infected person visited several locations in northern Illinois,...

Illinois confirms measles case in Cook County

Stephanie Kelly, City Editor

January 28, 2015

The Illinois Department of Public Health director confirmed a case of measles in Illinois on Tuesday, the department announced. A suburban Cook County resident became ill in mid-January and then tested positive for the highly...