(Waukegan, IL) Coronavirus case numbers increased on Tuesday, though deaths dropped from the weekend totals. Illinois Health officials reported 149 new cases on Tuesday, with no new fatalities…Lake County averaged 2 deaths a day between Saturday and Monday. Hospital numbers remained flat in the Lake and McHenry County region, and available ICU capacity remained at 25%. Statewide, total Coronavirus hospitalizations were also flat, while new hospital admissions for Covid-19 dropped for the 5th straight day.
Tim Vander Tuuk, WXLC News (10-20-21)