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Covid-19 Cases Up in Lake County, All Other Metrics Continue to Fall

(Waukegan, IL)  Lake County once again saw a jump in Coronavirus cases over the weekend, even as other metrics continued to retreat. Illinois Health officials say the county averaged 123 cases a day between Saturday and Monday, but only recorded one death over those three days. Hospital numbers continued to retreat in the Lake and McHenry County area, falling by another 7 beds over the weekend, and sitting at their lowest number since August 8th. ICU’s in the region also have seen a decrease in patients, with 25% available capacity.

Tim Vander Tuuk, WXLC News (11-9-21)

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