Mondays coronavirus updates: Spike in new cases continues in Douglas; 68 new positive tests in Champaign County; state imposes restrictions in Will, Kankakee – Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

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One line from Mondays update from the Douglas County Health Department stated everything:
* DCHD has actually verified 74 NEW CASES OF COVID-19 in the last 14 days !! *.

A recent surge in cases continued Monday with 7 recently validated favorable tests, pressing Douglas overall to 198.
The brand-new cases consist of:.

A 17-year-old male.
A woman in her 20s.
A male in his 30s.
2 males in their 40s.
A woman in her 50s.
A woman in her 80s.

Douglas County now has 198 confirmed cases and 4 coronavirus-related casualties, the most recent one including a male in his 80s, whose death was reported Saturday by the Illinois Department of Public Health.

The variety of favorable tests in Ford County grew by 3 Monday, to 98.

Of those, 69 are categorized as “verified,” 29 as “possible.”.
Seventy-nine county locals have actually been released from seclusion while 17 are isolating in the house.

Gov. J.B. Pritzker attends to the media throughout a see earlier this month to Wood n Hog in Urbana.

An 80-year-old male is the 3rd Vermilion County resident to die of COVID-19, county health Administrator Doug Toole stated Monday afternoon.
Its the countys first coronavirus-related death mid-June.
Toole told The News-Gazettes Deb Pressey that the man had actually been ill at home and wasnt hospitalized till the very end.

In a press release, the guvs office stated Region 4 “will have up until Sept. 2 at their present mitigation level before the state should relocate to enforce further mitigation in the region.”.
Since Aug. 21, the positivity rate in the Metro East remained at 9.4 percent, while Southern Illinois dipped to 6.9 percent. East-central Illinois stayed the most affordable with a 1.6 percent positivity rate.
The other regions varied from 4.9 percent in northwest Illinois to 6.7 percent in suburban Cook County. Chicagos positivity rate was 5.2 percent.

Jerry Nowicki and Rebecca Anzel of our Springfield-based news partner, Capitol News Illinois, report:.
Gov. J.B. Pritzker and the state Department of Public Health on Monday revealed increased limitations for residents of Will and Kankakee counties as the COVID-19 positivity rate there remained at or above 8 percent for 3 consecutive days.
Bars, dining establishments and gatherings in those counties, demarcated as Region 7 in the Restore Illinois Plan, are facing similar rules to those executed over the past 5 months by state authorities attempting to restrict the spread of COVID-19.

Toole likewise reported 3 brand-new positive tests Monday, involving 2 locals in their 30s and one in their 20s.

Robin Scholz/The News-Gazette.

The brand-new limitations, which will work Wednesday, are more stringent than ones being enforced in Region 4, or the Metro East area of Illinois along the Missouri border. They do not apply to schools.
Establishments serving food and alcohol can not serve clients inside your home, and all outdoor consumption needs to end at 11 p.m. Patrons should be served at tables positioned six feet apart, in observation of social distancing guidelines. Bookings will be needed.
Employees can not enable consumers to put together inside or outside while waiting on a table, alcoholic beverages or to leave. Bars should get rid of stools to discourage customers from congregating.
Other rules consist of limiting gatherings to 25 people, or one quarter of an areas capacity. Party buses will be prohibited and gambling establishments and other video gaming establishments should close at 11 p.m
. According to a news release, the Department of Public Health “continues to keep track of each area in the state for a number of key indicators to determine early, but considerable boosts of COVID-19 transmission in Illinois, possibly signifying resurgence.” Those consist of an increasing COVID-19 case count while health center capacity simultaneously drops.
If, over a two-week duration, the infection positivity rate drops to 6.5 percent or listed below, both regions 4 and 7 can reopen to the degree allowed under the Restore Illinois Plan.
In Region 4 last week, the governor revealed mitigation efforts requiring bars and dining establishments to close at 11 p.m. and limiting seating in those establishments to six individuals per table. Bars are being instructed to seat people just at tables and to get rid of bar stools to prevent collecting around the bar.
While some of the restrictions were the very same in both regions, indoor service for customers was not yet forbidden under the rules in Region 4.

Released/recovered: 262.

Vermilions single-day positivity rate is 1.55 percent. Its seven-day rate is 2.7 percent.

Hospitalized: 0.

Separating in the house: 16.

Departed: 3.

The status of Vermilions now-281 overall cases:.

Graphic by Ben Zigterman.

On the very first day of classes on the UI campus, Champaign County on Monday reported a brand-new single day-high for most recently verified COVID-19 cases.
Of 6,675 tests, a record 68 came back positive, a rate of 1.0 percent. The countys seven-day positivity rate remained the same and low for the fifth straight day– 0.3 percent.
The number of active cases grew by 44, to 236, while the number of people hospitalized in the county for COVID-19 stayed unchanged at three.
County totals to date: 168,231 tests; 1,975 verified cases, 1,719 of them classified as recuperated (up 22 from Sunday); and 20 deaths.
While C-U Public Health District data does not differentiate in between trainee and non-student cases, 63 of the 68 new favorable tests involved citizens of Campustowns two main ZIP codes– 53 in Champaigns 61820, 10 in Urbanas 61801.
Fifty-one of the new favorable tests were by those in the 11-to-20 age group, with another 13 between the ages of 21 and 30.
The University of Illinois own dashboard, different from the one kept by CUPHD, reveals 59 cases emerging from 4,474 tests Sunday, a rate of 1.3 percent.

Heres an updated rundown of county ZIP codes with active cases followed by their total number of cases, according to C-U Public Health District data:.

Graphic by Ben Zigterman.

61820/Champaign: 87 active (up 48 from Sunday), 383 overall (up 53).

61801/Urbana: 42 active (up six from Sunday), 156 overall (up 10).

61822/Champaign: 19 active (down one from Sunday), 183 total (up 2).

61821/Champaign: 9 active (down 3 from Sunday), 321 overall (up one).

61802/Urbana: 8 active (down three from Sunday), 254 total (up one).

61853/Mahomet: 6 active (unchanged from Sunday), 102 total (the same).

61874/Savoy: 6 active (the same from Sunday), 69 total (up one).

61866/Rantoul: 5 active (down one from Sunday), 265 total (unchanged).

61880/Tolono: 2 active (down one from Sunday), 38 overall (unchanged).

61845/Foosland: 1 active (down one from Sunday), 9 total (unchanged).

61873/St. Joseph: 1 active (the same from Sunday), 30 total (unchanged).

61847/Gifford: 1 active (the same from Sunday), 7 overall (unchanged).

61859/Ogden: 1 active (unchanged from Sunday), 3 total (unchanged).

61843/Fisher: 0 active (unchanged from Sunday), 30 overall.

61877/Sidney: 0 active (the same from Sunday), 15 total.

61864/Philo: 0 active (down 2 from Sunday), 11 total.

61875/Seymour: 0 active (unchanged from Sunday), 6 overall.

61863/Pesotum: 0 active (unchanged from Sunday), 6 overall.

61878/Thomasboro: 0 active (the same from Sunday), 6 overall.

60949/Ludlow: 0 active unchanged from Sunday), 6 total.

61840/Dewey: 0 active (down one from Sunday), 5 overall.

61849/Homer: 0 active (unchanged from Sunday), 5 overall.

61871/Royal: 0 active (the same from Sunday), 5 overall.

61872/Sadorus: 0 active (the same from Sunday), 3 overall.

61816/Broadlands: 0 active (unchanged from Sunday), 1 total.

61851/Ivesdale: 0 active (the same from Sunday), 1 overall.

61862/Penfield: 0 active (unchanged from Sunday), 1 total.

Heres an upgraded breakdown of confirmed county cases by age, according to CUPHD data:.

Graphic by Ben Zigterman.

A take a look at the variety of newly validated COVID-19 positive tests on the UI school.

21 to 30: 494 cases (up 13 from Sunday).

11 to 20: 445 cases (up 51 from Sunday).

31 to 40: 335 cases (up one from Sunday).

41 to 50: 219 cases (the same from Sunday).

51 to 60: 177 cases (up 2 from Sunday).

10 and under: 131 cases (up one from Sunday).

61 to 70: 96 cases (up one from Sunday).

71 to 80: 40 cases (unchanged from Sunday).

81 to 90: 28 cases (unchanged from Sunday).

91 to 100 10 cases (unchanged from Sunday).

No. 2 on that list: 11 to 20 (20.1 percent).

The 21-to-30 age also is the most tested throughout the pandemic, representing 26.7 percent of all tests in Champaign County.

Graphic by Ben Zigterman.

Cook County: 1 male 60s, 1 male 80s.

Monroe County: 1 female 70s.

Of 36,155 brand-new tests, 1,612 came back favorable statewide Monday, a rate of 4.5 percent.
The states seven-day positivity rate now stands at 4.2 percent.
The Illinois Department of Public Health also reported 8 new coronavirus-related deaths, consisting of an Iroquois County woman in her 80s:.

Winnebago County 1 male 70s, 1 female 90s.

Iroquois County: 1 female 80s.

Kane County: 1 male 50s.

DuPage County: 1 male 70s.

A look at the variety of recently processed COVID-19 tests on the UI campus.

Administrator Dave Remmert said Piatt Countys only weekend case involves a trainee from Monticello “attending school in McLean County and exposed to an outbreak at the school.”.
That trainee is “currently in seclusion in McLean County and had zero direct exposures in Piatt,” Remmert composed in an e-mail Sunday.
Considering that the persons house address remains in Monticello, the case was included to Piatts overall, which now stands at 75, he said.

Graphic by Ben Zigterman.