2 Dead, More Than A Dozen Injured As Tornadoes Rake Across Illinois And The Midwest

As if the United States wasn’t already seeing enough unusual weather during this past month, February decided to go out with a bang in the Midwest on Tuesday the 28th. Since yesterday, this region of the country has seen over 20 tornadoes and remains to be at risk for more severe weather throughout today. With death and injury tolls that rising, residents are urged to be cautious and safe as certain states continue to brace for these intense storms.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Have you been affected by the chaotic weather that’s taken over the MidWest in the past 24 hours? As always, be safe and feel free to share your pictures and stories with us in the comments section.