SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Sunday reported 6,980 new confirmed cases COVID-19), including 35 additional deaths. Sunday’s report marked the third straight day of over 6,900 cases reported statewide.
Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 417,280 cases, including 9,792 deaths.
Local case breakdown:
- Williamson County: 21
- Franklin County: 15
- Jackson and Saline counties: eight each
- White County: four
- Gallatin County: two
The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity rate regarding total tests from Oct. 25-31 is eight percent.