Toxic blue-green algae found in Illinois waters

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Lake County Health Department Executive Director Mark Pfister joins Steve Bertrand on Chicago’s Afternoon News to explain why you should be on the lookout for Cyanobacteria (also known as blue-green algae), which causes sickness or other health effects in people and pets.

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