The student news site of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois.

The Daily Eastern News

The student news site of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois.

The Daily Eastern News

The student news site of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois.

The Daily Eastern News

Coles Co. COVID-19 cases see surge

Coles Co. COVID-19 cases see surge

Corryn Brock, Editor-in-Chief September 1, 2021

Coles County saw 56 new cases of COVID-19 Wednesday, following 49 new cases Tuesday and 63 new cases Monday. The new cases bring the total number of positive tests up to 6,784 new cases. Since the pandemic,...

Coles County confirms 1st resident with COVID-19

Coles County confirms 1st resident with COVID-19

Corryn Brock, News Editor April 6, 2020

The Coles County Health Department has confirmed the county’s first case of COVID-19. The patient is at home in isolation. Public health officials are currently working on identifying and monitoring...

Free flu shots available in the Union

Lauren Graham, Staff Reporter October 12, 2015

Eastern Health Services and the Coles County Health Department are having free flu shots for students, faculty, staff, and retirees at 9 a.m. in the Martin Luther King Jr. University Ballroom Union, Wednesday. The...

Health Department to have food safety classes

Cassie Buchman, Administration Editor September 10, 2015

The Coles County Health Department is offering food safety classes and Food service sanitation management certification classes during September and October. These classes are a part of Food Safety...

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