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Illinois Coronavirus Update Aug. 4: 184,712 Cases, 7,545 Deaths

ILLINOIS — State health officials on Tuesday announced 1,471 new cases of the coronavirus and 19 additional deaths from COVID-19, the respiratory illness caused by the virus, bringing the statewide total to 183,712 confirmed infections and 7,545 known deaths. Another 1,281 probable cases and 197 probable deaths are not included in the official totals.

The latest deaths include:

  • Adams County: 1 male 70s

  • Cook County: 1 teen, 1 female 50s, 1 unknown 60s, 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s

  • DuPage County: 2 males 80s, 1 male 90s

  • Iroquois County: 1 male 60s, 1 female 80s

  • Mercer County: 1 female 80s,

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Illinois Coronavirus Update Aug. 4: 178,837 Cases, 7,495 Deaths

ILLINOIS — State health officials on Monday announced 1,298 new cases of the coronavirus and 10 additional deaths from COVID-19, the respiratory illness caused by the virus, bringing the statewide total to 183,241 confirmed infections and 7,526 known deaths. Another 1,281 probable cases and 197 probable deaths are not included in the official totals.

The latest deaths include:

  • Adams County: 1 female 70s, 1 male 70s

  • Cook County: 1 male 40s, 1 female 50s, 1 male 70s, 1 male 90s

  • LaSalle County: 1 female 80s, 1 male 80s

  • Peoria County: 1 female 70s

  • Winnebago County: 1 male 80s

Last week,

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Illinois Coronavirus Update July 31: 178,837 Cases, 7,495 Deaths

ILLINOIS — State health officials on Friday announced 1,941 new cases of the coronavirus — the most since May 24 — and 21 additional deaths from COVID-19, the respiratory illness caused by the virus. The spike comes as health officials announced 11 Illinois counties are at a warning level for a surge in cases. The statewide total now stands at 178,837 confirmed infections and 7,495 known deaths. Another 1,281 probable cases and 197 probable deaths are not included in the official totals.

The latest deaths include:

  • Cook County: 1 female 40s, 1 male 50s, 3 females 60s, 1 female 70s,

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Illinois Coronavirus Update July 31: 176,896 Cases, 7,478 Deaths

ILLINOIS — The state is headed in the wrong direction, Illinois public health director Ngozi Ezike made clear this week, asking Illinoisans to make small sacrifices now to avoid large ones later. State health officials on Thursday announced 1,772 new cases of the coronavirus — the most since May 24 — and 18 additional deaths from COVID-19, the respiratory illness caused by the virus. The statewide total now stands at 176,896 confirmed infections and 7,478 known deaths. Another 1,242 probable cases and 192 probable deaths are not included in the official totals.

The latest deaths include:

  • Champaign County: 1 female

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Illinois Coronavirus Update July 29: 173,731 Cases, 7,446 Deaths

ILLINOIS — State health officials on Tuesday announced 1,076 new cases of the coronavirus and 30 additional deaths from COVID-19, the respiratory illness caused by the virus, bringing the statewide total to 173,731 confirmed infections and 7,446 known deaths. Another 1,242 probable cases and 192 probable deaths are not included in the official totals.

The latest deaths include:

  • Champaign County – 1 male 70s

  • Coles County: 1 female 30s, 1 female 40s, 1 female 80s

  • Cook County: 1 male 40s, 1 female 50s, 2 male 50s, 2 females 60s, 1 female 70s, 1 female 80s, 3 males 80s, 3 females

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