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IDPH Reports 69 New Coronavirus COVID-19 Deaths and 4,342 Confirmed Cases for Wednesday, October 21, 2020

31 The Illinois Department of Health (IDPH) reported on Wednesday, October 21, 2020, that there were 69 new coronavirus-related deaths in Illinois — the biggest increase since mid-June 2020. According to the IDPH, the 69 […]

Illustration, created by Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAM at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
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Chicago West Suburban and South Suburban IDPH Regions on Brink of Coronavirus Mitigation Restrictions with Positivity Rates Over 8 Percent

159 Upcoming returns to coronavirus mitigation measures established in the “Restore Illinois” plan are possible in the West Suburban and South Suburban regions of Chicago, as well as the Southern Region of Illinois (far south […]

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Public Health Officials Announce 3,113 New Confirmed Cases of Coronavirus Disease on Monday, October 19, 2020

81 SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today, Monday, October 19, 2020 reported 3,113 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 22 additional deaths. The amount of new confirmed […]

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Public Health Officials Announce 87,000 Tests Completed, 4,554 New Cases October 16, 2020 — Statewide Positivity Rate 5.1%

54 SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today, Friday, October 16, 2020 reported 4,554 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, the highest one-day case total, including 38 additional confirmed […]

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Illinois Reports Highest Single-Day Total of New Coronavirus COVID-19 Cases with Rise in Positivity Rate to 4.9 Percent

115 The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today, Thursday, October 15, 2020, reported 4,015 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 53 additional confirmed deaths. On September 4, 2020, IDPH reported […]

United States: State and Territory Cases Last 7 Days, October 8, 2020 (SOURCE: CDC)
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Illinois Department of Public Health Officials Announce 3,059 New Confirmed Cases of Coronavirus Disease

79 SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) reported on Thursday, October 8, 2020 a figure of 3,059 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 32 additional confirmed deaths. More […]

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President Trump’s Respiratory Rate Appears to Be About 32 Breaths Per Minute as He Stands on Truman Balcony at White House — But He Just Climbed a Flight of Stairs

547 CNN observed President Trump’s return to the White House following his hospitalization due to coronavirus and noticed he removed his mask despite still being contagious, but others are watching his breathing status. Observe the […]

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Girl, Age 13, with COVID-19 Connected As Source of an Outbreak at a 3-Week Duration Family Gathering that Infected 11 People from Four States, June–July 2020

300 The Centers for Disease Control reported Monday, October 5, 2020 that there is increasing evidence that children and adolescents can efficiently transmit SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). During July–August 2020, […]

Walter Reed Medical Center Street View in October 2019 (©2020 Google Maps)
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Timeline of President Trump’s COVID-19 Diagnosis, Oxygen Treatment Clarification Stirs Some Controversy Saturday and Sunday

81 President Donald Trump remains at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center with COVID-19, and there are questions about the timeline of his diagnosis. CBS News’ Natalie Brand reports. Far left reports claimed there must […]

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President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump Test Positive for the SARS-CoV-2 Virus that Causes Coronavirus COVID-19 Illness

165 The president’s physician Sean P. Conley released a memo late Thursday, October 1, 2020 that President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump have tested positive for the SARS-CoV-2 virus. “I release the […]

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Fourteen Restaurant/Bar Volleyball Players and Spectators Test Positive for Coronavirus COVID-19 in Lake County; 200 May Have Been Exposed

939 The Lake County Health Department is currently investigating several COVID-19 cases linked to adult volleyball leagues. So far, 14 people who played or watched volleyball at Jesse Oaks Food & Drink in Gages Lake […]