Illinois Surpasses 5 Million COVID-19 Tests; 2,529 New Coronavirus Cases, 25 Additional DeathsThe Illinois Department of Public Health said the seven-day statewide positivity rate for the novel coronavirus stands at 3.5%, the lowest it has been since July 24, when the average rate was 3.4%.
Coronavirus In Illinois: 2,056 New COVID-19 Cases, 25 Additional DeathsThe statewide average positivity rate for the past week also stands at 3.6%, matching the lowest it's been since late July.
Will, Kankakee Counties See Drop In COVID Infections, Could Have Tighter Restrictions Lifted SoonLate last month, the state ordered extra virus mitigation efforts in Will and Kankakee counties, after that region's seven-day average positivity rate had surpassed 8% for three days in a row.
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Coronavirus In Illinois: 1,373 New COVID-19 Cases, 5 Additional DeathsThe Illinois Department of Public Health said the latest confirmed cases brings the state to 262,744 total cases since the start of the pandemic, including 8,314 deaths.
Coronavirus In Illinois: Officials Report 1,462 New Confirmed COVID-19 Cases, Including 14 DeathsIllinois pubic health officials Sunday announced 1,462 new confirmed cases of COVID-19, including an additional 14 confirmed deaths.
Coronavirus In Illinois: 2,145 New COVID-19 Cases, 32 Additional DeathsSo far this week, Illinois is averaging 1,601 new cases per day, compared to 2,402 new cases per day last week, 1,858 new cases per day the week of Aug. 23, and 2,363 new cases per day the week of Aug. 16.
Coronavirus In Illinios: 1,953 New COVID-19 Cases, 28 Additional DeathsIt's the highest daily total of new COVID cases in Illinois this week, but still part of an overall downward trend from the last few weeks.
Coronavirus In Illinois: 1,392 New COVID-19 Cases, 7 Additional DeathsThe Illinois Department of Public Health said, as of Tuesday, the state has confirmed 252,353 cases of COVID-19 since the start of the pandemic, including 8,186 deaths.
Illinois Surpasses 250,000 Confirmed COVID-19 Cases; Deaths Climb To 8,179The Illinois Department of Public Health reports Illinois has seen a total of 250,961 confirmed coronavirus cases so far, including 8,179 deaths.
Coronavirus In Illinois: 1,403 New Confirmed COVID-19 Cases, 5 Additional DeathsIllinois public health officials Sunday announced 1,403 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 and an addition five confirmed deaths.
Illinois Announces 2,806 New COVID-19 Cases, 23 Deaths, 61,936 Tests Reported BackThe Illinois Department of Public Health on Saturday announced 2,806 new COVID-19 cases and 23 deaths, with a total of 61,936 tests processed.
Illinois Eliminates Backlog Of COVID Tests, Reports 5,368 New Cases Out Of 149,273 New Tests; Or 3.6% Positive RateAfter fixing a technical issue that had delayed reporting results from tens of thousands of COVID-19 tests this week, public health officials announced new records in both confirmed cases and overall daily tests reported on Friday.
Coronavirus In Illinois: 1,360 New COVID-19 Cases, Lowest Daily Total Since Aug. 10Since the start of the pandemic, IDPH has reported a total of 240,003 cases of COVID-19, including 8,115 deaths.
Tighter COVID-19 Mitigation Rules Go Into Effect Wednesday For Metro East RegionThe Metro East region of Illinois near St. Louis will see tighter restrictions imposed beginning Wednesday, as its COVID-19 positivity rate has continued to rise.