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Governor Pritzker joins local health experts to give a COVID-19 update

Monday, October 19, 2020

Springfield, Ill. - Governor Pritzker announces that COVID-19 resurgence mitigations will be implemented in Region 5, in Southern Illinois, on October 22. The governor explains that every region of the state has started to move in the wrong direction, with cases, positivity rates, hospitalizations and deaths rising statewide. In response to the recent increase in cases in all 11 regions, Governor Pritzker and the administration will resume daily weekday press conferences.