(Waukegan, IL) Lake County added 106 new Coronavirus cases on Thursday, and one new fatality. For the month of September there were 27 Covid-related deaths in the county, up from 11 in August. Hospitalizations in the Lake and McHenry County area, known as Region 9, fell for the 2nd straight day…and were down 34 for the month of September. Statewide, new hospital admissions rose for the first time in 14 days, but overall Covid-linked hospitalizations fell by 61.
Tim Vander Tuuk, WXLC News (10-1-21)