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ILLINOIS STATE PUBLIC HEALTH OFFICIALS ANNOUNCE COVID-19 RESURGENCE MITIGATIONS TO TAKE EFFECT IN REGIONS 7 AND 8 ON OCT. 23

All 11 Regions of the Restore Illinois Plan Seeing Increased Positivity Rates; Administration Continues to Work Aggressively to Support Small Businesses    Elgin, Ill.  — Governor Pritzker and the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) are announcing COVID-19 resurgence mitigations will be implemented in Region 7 (Will and Kankakee counties) and Region 8 (Kane and…

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JOINT CRISIS COMMUNICATION TEAM REPORTS 50 NEWLY CONFIRMED CASES OF COVID-19 IN MACON COUNTY IN MONDAY UPDATE

  As of Monday’s release, the Joint Crisis Communication Team (CCT) reports the following numbers: Monday, the Joint CCT reported 50 newly-confirmed cases of COVID-19. Therefore, since the start of the pandemic, the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Macon County residents is 2,575. Please refer to the Illinois Department of Public Health’s website to…

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STATE PUBLIC HEALTH OFFICIALS ANNOUNCE COVID-19 RESURGENCE MITIGATIONS TO TAKE EFFECT IN REGION 5 OCT. 22

Every Region Seeing Increased Positivity Rates; Gov. Pritzker will Resume Daily Weekday Press Conferences   Murphysboro, Ill.  — Governor Pritzker and the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) are announcing COVID-19 resurgence mitigations will be implemented in Region 5, in Southern Illinois, beginning at 12:01 a.m. on Thursday, October 22, 2020. The region is seeing a 7-day…

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