• 5th Jul, 2020

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today announced 639 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 6 additional confirmed deaths.

    • Champaign County: 1 male 90s
    • Cook County: 1 female 60s, 1 male 60s, 2 females 80s, 1 male 80s

    Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 147,251 cases, including 7,020 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. The age of cases ranges from younger than one to older than 100 years.  Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported 27,235 specimens for a total of 1,761,706.  The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from June 28 –July 4 is 2.6%.

    Following guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, IDPH is now reporting both confirmed and probable cases and deaths on its...

  • 4th Jul, 2020

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today announced 862 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 10 additional confirmed deaths.

    • Cass County: 1 male 90s
    • Cook County: 1 female 50s, 1 female 60s, 1 female 70s, 1 female 80s, 1 male 80s
    • DuPage County: 1 male 90s
    • Kane County: 1 male 60s
    • Lake County: 1 male 40s, 1 female 80s

    Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 146,612 cases, including 7,014 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. The age of cases ranges from younger than one to older than 100 years.  Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported 33,836 specimens for a total of 1,734,471.  The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from June 27 –July 3 is 2.6%.

    Following guidance from the Centers for Disease...

  • 3rd Jul, 2020

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today announced 868 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 18 additional confirmed deaths.

    • Cass County: 1 female 80s, 1 male 80s, 1 male 90s, 1 female 100+
    • Cook County: 1 female 40s, 1 female 50s, 1 male 60s, 2 females 70s, 1 male 80s, 2 females 90s, 1 male 90s
    • DuPage County: 1 male 70s
    • Grundy County: 1 female 80s
    • Kane County: 1 female 70s, 1 male 70s
    • Kendall County: 1 male 70s  

    Scott County is now reporting a case.  Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 145,750 cases, including 7,005 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. The age of cases ranges from younger than one to older than 100 years.  Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported 34,318 specimens for a total of 1,700,635.  The preliminary seven-...

  • 3rd Jul, 2020

    Liquor Control Commission, Gaming Board Warn Businesses of Penalties, including Closure and Revocation of Licenses, if Measures Are Ignored

    Ahead of the holiday weekend, Governor JB Pritzker and Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike, joined by the Illinois Restaurant Association, are urging businesses to comply with public health measures and issuing a warning to residents about the continued need to take precautions to slow the spread of COVID-19. States across the country are seeing rapid increases, including skyrocketing positivity numbers in tests. Wearing face coverings, distancing from others and practicing good hygiene are critical to reducing transmission of the virus and remaining in Phase 4.

    “The virus is not taking the holiday weekend off, and neither can we. Letting our guard down now would fly in the face of the...

  • 2nd Jul, 2020

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today announced 869 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 36 additional confirmed deaths.

    • Cook County: 1 male 40s, 2 females 50s, 1 male 50s, 1 female 60s, 4 males 60s, 3 females 70s, 4 males 70s, 3 females 80s, 2 males 80s, 6 females 90s, 1 male 90s
    • DeKalb County: 1 male 80s
    • DuPage County: 1 female 80s
    • Kane County: 1 female 70s
    • Lake County: 2 females 70s, 1 male 70s
    • St. Clair County: 1 female 70s
    • Winnebago County: 1 female 80s

    Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 144,882 cases, including 6,987 deaths, in 101 counties in Illinois. The age of cases ranges from younger than one to older than 100 years.  Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported 30,262 specimens for a total of 1,666,317.  The...

  • 1st Jul, 2020

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today announced 828 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 30 additional confirmed deaths.

    • Cook County: 1 female 40s, 1 male 40s, 1 male 50s, 1 male 60s, 3 females 70s, 3 males 70s, 3 female 80s, 2 females 90s, 1 male 90s
    • DuPage 1 male 40s, 1 female 90s
    • Kane County: 1 male 60s, 2 females 80s
    • Lake County: 1 female 50s, 1 female 60s, 1 female 80s
    • Madison County: 1 male 70s
    • Sangamon County: 1 female 70s
    • St. Clair County: 1 female 80s
    • Will County: 1 female 60s
    • Winnebago County: 1 male 60s, 1 male 80s

    Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 144,013cases, including 6,951 deaths, in 101 counties in Illinois. The age of cases ranges from younger than one to older than 100 years.  Within the...

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