COVID-19 In Illinois: New Cases Take Big Dip As Testing Slows On Thanksgiving; State Surpasses 700,000 Total Cases, 12,000 Total DeathsThe state's seven-day average case positivity rate now stands at 10.1%, marking the ninth time in the past 16 days the rate has gone down.
COVID-19 In Illinois: Slight Rise In New Coronavirus Cases, Positivity Rate, With 11,378 New Infections, 155 Additional DeathsSince the start of the pandemic, Illinois has reported a total of 685,467 coronavirus cases, including 11,832 deaths.
COVID-19 In Illinois: Slight Uptick In New Cases, But Positivity Rate Drops 5th Day In A RowIt was the second day in a row the Illinois Department of Public Health reported fewer than 10,000 new cases. Illinois hadn't gone two consecutive days with daily caseload that low since Nov. 4 and 5.
Coronavirus In Illinois: Fourth Day In A Row With Lower Case Numbers, Declining Positivity RateIt was only the second time in 18 days Illinois has reported fewer than 10,000 new cases of the virus.
COVID-19 In Illinois: 13,012 New Coronavirus Cases, 126 More Deaths, Hospitalizations Still Rising; 'Absolutely Zero Easy Answers'Gov. JB Pritzker has cautioned it's too early to tell if the recent declines in positivity rates are a meaningful trend or simply an anomaly.
Coronavirus In Illinois: Some Hit Casinos One Last Time Before They Close, Along With Museums And Theaters, Across Illinois As Virus Mitigation EffortGet ready for more restrictions to take effect Friday in Illinois.
COVID-19 In Illinois: 14,612 New Coronavirus Cases, 168 Additional Deaths, More Than 6,000 Virus Patients Now In The Hospital“These numbers are still extraordinarily high," Gov. JB Pritzker said. Since the start of the pandemic, Illinois has reported a total of 621,383 coronavirus cases, including 11,178 deaths.
Coronavirus In Illinois: State Surpasses 600,000 COVID-19 Cases, 11,000 Deaths; Virus Now Third Leading Cause Of Death In IllinoisDespite the dip in new cases, Illinois surpassed two grim milestones on Wednesday, with more than 600,000 cases and more than 11,000 deaths since the start of the pandemic.
COVID-19 In Illinois: 12,601 New Coronavirus Cases, 97 Additional Deaths; Another Record For HospitalizationsSince the start of the pandemic, Illinois has reported a total of 597,849 coronavirus cases, including 10,875 deaths.
Coronavirus In Illinois: Gov. JB Pritzker Warns That Health Care Workers Are Overwhelmed Amid COVID-19 Storm Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker warned on Monday that hospitalizations for COVID-19 are at an all-time high in Illinois, and health care workers are facing challenges more serious than ever before in the pandemic.
COVID In Illinois: How Is Dining In A Fully Enclosed Tent Different From Indoor Dining? State Officials Say It's Not At AllIt’s a dining dilemma that is on many of our minds – just how is eating in an enclosed tent different from eating inside a restaurant?
Illinois Coronavirus Update: 11,632 New COVID-19 Cases, 37 Additional Deaths; Hospitalizations Continue To SoarCOVID-19 cases in Illinois have skyrocketed in the past month-and-a-half. The state is averaging 12,384 new cases per day over the past seven days, compared to 2,052 new cases per day during the first seven days of October.
COVID-19 At 'Crisis Level' In Illinois: State Shatters Case Record, With 15,415 New Infections; Hospitalizations And Testing Also Reach New HighsGov. JB Pritzker said Thursday a statewide mandatory stay-at-home order might be needed soon if the new wave of the pandemic continues to surge.
Illinois Hits New Highs Again For Daily COVID-19 Cases, HospitalizationsIllinois has now reported more than 12,000 new coronavirus cases four times in the past six days.
Gov. JB Pritzker Warns Another Stay-At-Home Order Might Be Needed Soon If New COVID Surge Doesn't Slow DownThe warning came as Illinois reported a new record daily case count, with 12,702 new coronavirus cases, the third day in a row the state has set a new all-time high.