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Illinois Coronavirus Update Aug. 31: 233,355 Cases, 8,019 Deaths

ILLINOIS — State health officials announced on Saturday 1,880 new cases of the coronavirus and 20 additional deaths from COVID-19, the respiratory illness caused by the virus. On Sunday, the state added another 1,992 cases and 11 deaths, bringing statewide totals to 233,355 confirmed infections and 8,019 known deaths. Another 1,702 probable cases and 209 probable deaths are not included in the official totals.

The latest deaths include:

  • Bureau County: 1 male 70s

  • Cook County: 1 female 30s, 2 females 50s, 1 female 60s, 2 males 60s, 2 females 70s

  • Lake County: 1 female 80s

  • Madison County: 1 female 70s

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Illinois Coronavirus Update Aug. 24: 220,178 Cases, 7,880 Deaths

ILLINOIS — State health officials over the weekend announced 4,249 new cases of the coronavirus, including 1,893 on Sunday and 2,356 on Saturday — the most cases in a single day since May 24. Twenty-three more deaths from COVID-19, the respiratory illness caused by the virus, bring the statewide totals to 220,178 confirmed infections and 7,780 known deaths. Another 1,417 probable cases and 209 probable deaths are not included in the official totals.

The latest deaths include:

  • Cook County: 1 female 20s, 1 male 30s, 1 male 40s, 2 females 60s, 2 males 60s, 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s,

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Illinois Coronavirus Update Aug. 21: 213,721 Cases, 7,833 Deaths

ILLINOIS — State health officials on Thursday announced 1,832 new cases of the coronavirus and 27 additional deaths from COVID-19, the respiratory illness caused by the virus, bringing the statewide totals to 213,721 confirmed infections and 7,833 known deaths. Another 1,332 probable cases and 211 probable deaths are not included in the official totals.

The latest deaths include:

  • Champaign County: 1 male 50s

  • Cook County: 1 male 50s, 1 female 70s, 2 males 90s

  • DeWitt County: 1 male 80s

  • DuPage County: 1 male 70s

  • Jefferson County: 1 female 70s, 1 female 80s, 2 females 90s, 1 male 90s

  • Kane County:

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Illinois Coronavirus Update Aug. 12: 198,593 Cases, 7,672 Deaths

ILLINOIS — State health officials on Wednesday announced 1,645 new cases of the coronavirus and 16 additional death from COVID-19, the respiratory illness caused by the virus. The statewide totals now stand at 198,593 confirmed infections and 7,672 known deaths. Another 1,300 probable cases and 209 probable deaths are not included in the official totals.

The latest deaths include:

  • Cook County: 1 male 60s, 1 male 70s

  • DeKalb County: 1 female 70s

  • Douglas Count; 1 male 50s

  • Iroquois County: 1 female 80s

  • Jefferson County: 1 female 80s

  • Lake County: 1 male 70s, 1 male 80s

  • LaSalle County: 1 male 80s

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Illinois Coronavirus Update Aug. 11: 195,399 Cases, 7,637 Deaths

ILLINOIS — State health officials on Monday announced 1,319 new cases of the coronavirus and 1 additional death from COVID-19, the respiratory illness caused by the virus. The statewide totals now stand at 195,399 confirmed infections and 7,637 known deaths. Another 1,300 probable cases and 209 probable deaths are not included in the official totals.

The latest deaths include:

As of Sunday night, 1,481 people were hospitalized with COVID-19 across the state. Of those, 352 were in intensive care and 138 were on ventilators, according to the Illinois Department of Public Health.

The statewide positive-test rate now stands at 4.1

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