Coronavirus Briefings At The White House By John Lindt • Mar 23, 2020 ShareTweetEmail Credit Noah Fortson / NPR Watch the latest updates on the coronavirus pandemic, including regular White House briefings. ShareTweetEmailView the discussion thread. Related Content Banterra Bank Offers Hardship Program Amid COVID-19 Outbreak By Brad Palmer • Mar 23, 2020 Banterra Bank is providing financial support to its customers by launching a Coronavirus Hardship Assistance Program. IDES Improves Online Unemployment Application System By Brad Palmer • Mar 23, 2020 Some Illinoisans are reporting having trouble accessing information to learn about unemployment benefit opportunities with so many off work due to the COVID-19 outbreak. During his daily briefing Monday, Governor JB Pritzker said the state found out the hard way it's previous online system wasn't ready to handle the volume of applications coming in. CES #95 Providing Meals During COVID-19 Closure By Benjy Jeffords • Mar 23, 2020 Benjy / WSIU On Wednesday Carbondale Elementary School District started distributing meals at bus stops to children unable to make it the feeding sites. James Allison of Carbondale usually doesn’t see a school bus stopped in front of his house. Today, it's for deliveries. “North Almond, that’s down the street from James, two meals.” The Carbondale school district and Durham School Bus Service began delivering breakfast and lunch to all those under 18 after Governor Pritzker ordered them shut down.