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It's cicada season in Illinois

Brood X summer is in full swing in east-central Illinois, where 17-year periodical cicadas came out of the ground around Memorial Day.

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    It’s cicada season: Ready for bulging red eyes, lots of screeching and a light dousing of sticky bug juice?

    It’s cicada season: Ready for bulging red eyes, lots of screeching and a light dousing of sticky bug juice?

    Image 1 of 34 A Brood X cicada on a tree in Kickapoo State Recreation Area on June 10, 2021, near Danville. (E. Jason Wambsgans / Chicago Tribune) DANVILLE — On a steamy weekday morning, along the eastern edge of Illinois, beams of light pierced through the leafy cover above Kickapoo State Park. A …

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