• 20th Sep, 2020

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 1,402 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 14 additional confirmed deaths.

    • Cook County: 1 male 50s, 1 male 60s, 1 male 70s, 1 male 80s, 1 female 90s
    • Douglas County: 1 female 70s
    • Greene County: 1 male 60s
    • Lake County: 1 male 70s
    • Macon County: 1 male 60s, 1 female 70s, 1 male 70s
    • Perry County: 1 female 70s
    • Whiteside County: 1 male 60s
    • Woodford County: 1 male 50s

    Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 274,258 cases, including 8,450 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. The age of cases ranges from younger than one to older than 100 years. The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from September 13 – September 19 is 3.5%.  Within the past 24...

  • 19th Sep, 2020

    2,529 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 2,529 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 25 additional confirmed deaths.

    • Bureau County: 1 female 50s
    • Cook County: 1 male 50s, 2 females 60s, 1 male 60s, 1 female 80s, 1 male 80s, 1 female 90s
    • Edgar County: 1 female 70s, 1 female 80s
    • Greene County: 1 female 90s, 1 male 90s
    • LaSalle County: 1 male 50s
    • Macon County: 1 male 60s, 1 female 90s
    • Macoupin County: 1 female 70s
    • Montgomery County: 1 male 80s
    • Rock Island County: 1 female 70s
    • St. Clair County: 1 female 70s
    • Tazewell County: 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s, 1 female 90s
    • Warren County: 1 male 80s
    • Will County: 1...
  • 18th Sep, 2020

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 24 counties in Illinois are considered to be at a warning level for novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19).  A county enters a warning level when two or more COVID-19 risk indicators that measure the amount of COVID-19 increase.

    Twenty-four counties are currently reported at a warning level – Bond, Bureau, Cass, Clinton, Coles, Crawford, Cumberland, DeWitt, Edwards, Effingham, Greene, Jasper, Jo Daviess, Lawrence, Madison, Marion, Rock Island, St. Clair, Shelby, Washington, Wayne, Williamson, Wabash, and Union.

    Although the reasons for counties reaching a warning level varies, some of the common factors for an increase in cases and outbreaks are associated with university and college parties as well as college sports teams, large gatherings and events, bars and clubs, weddings and funerals,...

  • 18th Sep, 2020

    Almost 62,00 tests reported in 24 hours

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 2,120 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 20 additional confirmed deaths.

    • Cook County: 1 male 50s, 1 male 60s, 2 females 70s, 1 male 80s
    • DeKalb County: 1 infant
    • DuPage County: 1 male 40s
    • Edgar County: 1 male 60s, 1 female 70s
    • Franklin County: 1 male 50s
    • Lake County: 1 male 80s
    • McHenry County: 1 male 60s
    • St. Clair County: 1 male 70s, 1 male 80s
    • Tazewell County: 1 female 30s, 1 female 80s
    • Will County: 1 male 70s
    • Williamson County: 1 female 80s, 2 females 90s

    Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 270,327 cases, including 8,411 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. The age...

  • 17th Sep, 2020

    More than 57,000 tests reported in 24 hours

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today 2,056 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 25 additional confirmed deaths.

    • Cook County: 1male 70s
    • DeKalb County: 1 male 30s
    • DuPage County: 1 male 30s
    • Green County: 1 male 90s
    • Kane County: 1 female 90s
    • Kankakee County: 2 males 80s, 1 female 90s
    • Lawrence County: 1 female 90s
    • Madison County: 1 male 50s, 2 males 80s, 1 female 90s
    • McLean County: 1 female 80s
    • Randolph County: 1 male 70s
    • Sangamon County: 1 male 50s, 1 female 60s
    • Shelby County: 1 male 70s
    • Tazewell County: 1 male 60s
    • Will County: 1 female 80s
    • Williamson County: 1 female 60s, 1 female 80s, 1 female...
  • 16th Sep, 2020

    More than 52,000 tests reported in 24 hours

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today 1,941 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 35 additional confirmed deaths.

    • Bureau County: 1 male 80s
    • Clinton County: 1 male 90s
    • Coles County: 1 female 80s, 1 female 90s
    • Cook County: 1 male 30s, 1 male 50s, 2 females 60s, 1 female 70s, 2 male 70s, 1 female 80s
    • DuPage County: 1 female 60s
    • Hancock County: 1 male 80s
    • Henry County: 1 female 60s
    • Jasper County: 1 male 60s
    • Kane County: 1 female 70s
    • Lake County: 1 male 50s, 1 female 60s
    • Lawrence County: 1 female 80s
    • Livingston County: 1 male 80s
    • Macon County: 1 male 80s
    • Madison County: 1 female 50s, 1 female 60s, 1 female...
  • 15th Sep, 2020

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today announced 1,466 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 20 additional confirmed deaths.

    • Christian County: 1 male 90s
    • Cook County: 1 male 60s, 1 female 70s, 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s, 1 female 90s
    • DuPage County: 1 female 80s
    • Jasper County: 1 male 70s
    • Jersey County: 1 female 90s
    • Kane County: 1 female 80s
    • Kankakee County: 1 male 70s
    • Macon County: 1 male 80s
    • Madison County: 1 male 70s
    • Ogle County: 1 female 70s
    • Peoria County: 1 female 60s, 1 female 70s, 1 male 90s
    • Randolph County: 1 male 80s
    • Rock Island County: 1 female 80s
    • Stark County: 1 female 80s

    Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 264,210 cases, including 8,332 deaths, in 102 counties...

  • 14th Sep, 2020

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today announced 1,373 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including five additional confirmed deaths.

    • Cook County: 1 female 70s
    • Madison County: 1 female 70s, 1 female 80s
    • Randolph County: 1 female 80s
    • Rock Island County: 1 male 60s

    Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 262,744 cases, including 8,314 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. The age of cases ranges from younger than one to older than 100 years. The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from September 7 – September 13 is 3.6%.  Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported 35,930 specimens for a total of 4,771,796.  As of last night, 1,431 people in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19.  Of those, 335...

  • 13th Sep, 2020

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today announced 1,462 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 14 additional confirmed deaths.

    • Cook County: 1 male 30s, 1 female 40s, 2 males 50s, 1 female 60s
    • DuPage County: 1 female 70s, 1 male 70s
    • Kane County: 1 male 60s
    • Lake County: 2 females 80s, 1 male 80s
    • Madison County: 1 male 60s
    • McHenry County: 1 male 20s
    • Williamson County: 1 female 70s

    Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 261,371 cases, including 8,309 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. The age of cases ranges from younger than one to older than 100 years. The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from September 6 – September 12 is 3.7%. Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported 46,890...

  • 12th Sep, 2020

    State reports more than 56,000 tests in one day

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today announced 2,121 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 22 additional confirmed deaths.

    • Cook County: 1 male 30s, 1 male 40s, 1 female 50s, 1 male 50s, 1 female 60s, 2 males 60s, 2 females 70s, 1 male 70s, 2 females 80s, 1 female 90s, 2 males 90s
    • Kane County: 1 female 50s
    • Lake County: 1 male 70s
    • Macon County: 1 female 80s, 1 female 100+
    • Madison County: 1 male 80s
    • Peoria County: 1 male 90s
    • Wayne County: 1 female 80s

    Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 259,909 cases, including 8,295 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. The age of cases ranges from younger than one to older than 100 years. The preliminary seven-...

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