Total cases of COVID-19 in Ill. pass 400K

Total cases of COVID-19 in Ill. pass 400K
Health departments in southern Illinois continue to hold drive-thru COVID-19 testing events. (Source: Southern 7 Health Department)

CHICAGO, Ill. (KFVS) - Governor JB Pritzker held a briefing on Illinois' response to COVID-19 at 2:30 p.m. on Friday, October 30.

State Public Health Officials Announce COVID-19 Resurgence Mitigations to Take Effect in Region 6 on November 2, 2020

State Public Health Officials Announce COVID-19 Resurgence Mitigations to Take Effect in Region 6 on November 2, 2020.

Posted by Governor JB Pritzker on Friday, October 30, 2020

Illinois cases

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 6,943 new COVID-19 cases and 36 additional deaths on Friday, October 30.

A total of 402,401 individuals have tested positive for COVID-19 in Illinois, including 9,711 deaths.

The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from October 23 through October 29 is 7.3 percent.

Currently, 7,637,209 COVID-19 tests have been conducted in the state.

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