(Waukegan, IL) Lake County saw its lowest number of Coronavirus cases of the month Monday, as hospitalizations continue to fall. Illinois Health officials announced 70 new cases, the lowest number since August 1st. Those cases came with no new fatalities. Hospital numbers in the Lake and McHenry County region fell sharply over the weekend, down 26 to 107. Statewide, new hospital admissions fell each day over the weekend, and total state hospitalizations fell back below the 2-thousand-mark for the first time since August 21st.
Tim Vander Tuuk, WXLC News (9-21-21)