(Waukegan, IL) Coronavirus cases in Lake County jumped on Wednesday, but all other metrics continued their flattened trajectory. Illinois health officials reported 257 new cases but no new deaths for the 2nd straight day. Hospitalizations in the Lake and McHenry County area went up for the first time in over a month…but by just one bed. Statewide, new hospital admissions also went up by one, while overall Covid-related hospitalizations were up slightly.
Tim Vander Tuuk, WXLC News (11-11-21)