IL moving forward with Phase 4 of state’s reopening plan on Fri.

IL moving forward with Phase 4 of state’s reopening plan on Fri.

ILLINOIS (WFIE) - Gov. J.B. Pritzker and his team announced 894 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 41 additional deaths on Thursday afternoon.

Illinois is currently reporting 139,434 total coronavirus cases.

As of Thursday, 6,810 residents have died from complications with COVID-19.

According to state health officials, more than one million COVID-19 tests have been administered across the state, including 31,686 tests over the last 24 hours.

This is the first time that over 30,000 tests have been performed in a single day in Illinois.

All four regions of Illinois are set to begin Phase 4 of the state’s reopening plan on Friday.

Click here to view the guidelines for all industries reopening in Phase 4

[Illinois coronavirus website]

Here are the current COVID-19 numbers in our part of Illinois:

  • White Co. - 3 cases
  • Wayne Co. - 11 cases, 1 death
  • Wabash Co. - 22 cases
  • Edwards Co. - 2 cases

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