Kankakee County Health officials are reporting a second covid 19 death in the last 3 days, bringing the number of dead locally to 71 in Kankakee County. They also report 21 new cases for a local grand total of 2,609.
The State of Illinois reports 1,941 new cases of covid today with 35 more who have died. The total statewide case count is at 266,151 with 8,367 dead.
Iroquois County added 4 more cases Tuesday and in northwest Indiana, White County has two more cases of covid while Newton County has 1 new case.