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Stable coronavirus numbers in Illinois

[ad_1] SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (KWQC) – Encouraging news from the State of Illinois Monday. The governor announced the number of coronavirus cases remains steady, an indication that the post-Thanksgiving surge that was feared, may not manifest. The state’s positivity rate is stable, between 10 and 12 percent; however, Governor J. B. …

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State Reports 7,598 New COVID-19 Cases, Including 76 Additional Deaths – CBS Chicago

[ad_1] CHICAGO (CBS) — Illinois public health officials Sunday reported 7,598 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19, including an additional 76 deaths. That brings the total number of reported cases in the state to 787,573, including 13,255 deaths, according to the Illinois Department of Public Health. In the last 24-hour …

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Rep. Cheri Bustos tests positive for coronavirus | Politics and elections

[ad_1] U.S Rep. Cheri Bustos, D-Moline, has tested positive for coronavirus.  Bustos made the announcement shortly after 2 p.m. Monday on Twitter and on her Congressional Facebook page.  “I have tested positive for the COVID virus. I am experiencing mild symptoms, but still feel well,” Bustos wrote. “I have been …

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Michigan, Washington state impose severe COVID-19 restrictions as U.S. infections soar

[ad_1] By David Shepardson, David Lawder WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Michigan and Washington state on Sunday imposed sweeping new restrictions on gatherings, including halting indoor restaurant service, to slow the spread of the coronavirus as total U.S. infections crossed the 11 million mark, just over a week after hitting 10 million. …

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Hospitals back on the brink of COVID-19 disaster as Midwest numbers spike | Local News

[ad_1] Medical staff attending to patients stricken with COVID-19 don protective equipment in a unit dedicated to treatment of the coronavirus at UW Health in Madison, Wis.  JOHN HART, STATE JOURNAL LEE ENTERPRISES Midwest reporting This is the first in a series of special reports by the Lee Enterprises Midwest reporting …

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Coronavirus Latest: New hospitalization records in St. Louis | News Headlines

[ad_1] ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) — Here are the latest COVID-19 updates for the St. Louis area. Saturday, Nov. 14 2 p.m. The St. Louis Metropolitan Pandemic Task Force on Saturday said the region reached a new record high with the seven-day average of new COVID-19 hospital admissions and total hospitalizations. …

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Coronavirus Latest: Missouri breaks hospitalization, daily case record | News Headlines

[ad_1] ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) — Here are the latest COVID-19 updates for the St. Louis area. Saturday, Nov. 14 12:00 p.m. Missouri health officials reported on Saturday the state’s biggest one-day increase in COVID-19 cases amid record hospitalizations across the state. Missouri now has 235,722 positive cases, an increase of …

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Coronavirus Latest: County’s top prosecutor will ‘not tolerate’ health order violators | News Headlines

[ad_1] ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) — Here are the latest COVID-19 updates for the St. Louis area. Friday, Nov. 13 KMOV 7 p.m. St. Louis County’s top prosecutor said his office will deal with all credible allegations of people and businesses violating the county’s new COVID-19 restrictions. “While we place a …

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Coronavirus Latest: Parson responds to Dr. Garza’s request for action | News Headlines

[ad_1] ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) — Here are the latest COVID-19 updates for the St. Louis area. Friday, Nov. 13 3:15 p.m. Governor Mike Parson’s office responded on Friday to Dr. Garza’s request for more statewide restrictions amid the surge in COVID-19 cases. Kelli Jones, a spokeswoman for Parson, released the …

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