COVID-19 In Illinois: Infection Rate Below 3% For 9 Days In A RowThe Illinois Department of Public Health reported 1,665 new confirmed and probable coronavirus cases on Tuesday, as well as 27 more deaths.
Coronavirus In Illinois: 1,246 New COVID-19 Cases, 34 More DeathsMonday's case total was the lowest reported in Illinois since July 28, although the 37,361 tests reported in the past 24 hours was the fewest since Sept. 14.
COVID-19 In Illinois: More Then 2 Million Vaccine Doses Administered So FarThe Illinois Department of Public Health reported 83,673 vaccine doses were administered on Thursday, second to the Feb. 11 record of 95,375 doses.
Celebrating Black History Makers: Dr. Ngozi Ezike Has Been Illinois' Guide During The COVID-19 PandemicIllinois Department of Public Health Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike has been the calm, yet commanding voice we've needed over the year.
COVID-19 In Illinois: Infection Rate And Hospitalizations Continue Trending Down, But Vaccine Shipments Still Delayed By WeatherSince the start of the pandemic, Illinois has reported a total of 1,168,683 cases of COVID-19, including 20,129 deaths.
COVID-19 In Illinois: Winter Storms Continue To Delay Vaccine ShipmentsThe Illinois Department of Public Health said the state was slated to receive approximately 365,000 doses of vaccines this week, but so far has gotten only about 55,000 doses due to extreme weather conditions across the country.
Coronavirus In Illinois: 1,348 New COVID-19 Cases, 32 More DeathsIllinois reported its lowest daily COVID-19 case count in more than five months on Tuesday, as the state's average infection rate also reached its lowest point since early July.
COVID-19 In Illinois: State Surpasses 20,000 Deaths, But Infection Rate And Hospitalizations Continue To FallThe statewide 7-day average case positivity rate is down to 2.9%, tied for the lowest it's been since July 19th.
Need For Second Doses Will Make It Harder To Find First Doses Of COVID-19 Vaccine In IllinoisStarting Monday, if you live in Illinois, it could be harder to get the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.
Coronavirus In Illinois: 2,092 New COVID-19 Cases, Including 53 DeathsIllinois public health officials Saturday reported 2,092 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19, including 53 additional deaths.
COVID-19 In Illinois: State Sets New Record For Vaccinations; Infection Rate At Lowest Point Since Last SummerThe 95,375 inoculations given out on Thursday beat the previous record of 74,965 doses on Feb. 4.