CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health Tuesday reported 2,415 new cases of coronavirus across the state with 27 additional deaths. The Lawrence County Health Department indicated there were 14 positive cases locally Tuesday with 94 cases active and 1 hospitalization. Overall in Illinois since the pandemic began, there have been 1,657,970 cases of the disease with 25,288 deaths. A total of 14,893,187 vaccinations have occured at sites across the state since the vaccine rollout began with 70,363 people receiving shots this past weekend.