Kankakee Health officials report 16 new cases of covid 19 today with no new fatalities. That brings the total number of infections in the county to 1,728. The death toll holds at 65.
Iroquois County added another case of the virus yesterday. In Northwest Indiana, Jasper County added 5 cases while White County added 2.
The overall statewide numbers continue to climb. 1,772 new cases of the virus were reported today with 18 deaths. The total now stands at 176,896 infections with 7,478 fatalities.