In Kankakee County the Health Department reports another covid 19 death today. That brings the total local death toll to 75 along with 40 new cases. That total case count now stands at 3,076.
Illinois Health officials today report the highest one day covid 19 case total in Illinois since the pandemic began. Testing confirmed 4,015 new cases in the last 24 hours. The state also reporting 53 deaths.
Iroquois County reported 9 new cases Wednesday. In northwest Indiana, Benton County reports 3 cases today, Jasper County added 6, Newton and White Counties report 1 each.