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All five individuals who have tested positive for the coronavirus in Piatt County have recovered, while in Logan County, two of the four individuals who have tested positive for coronavirus have recovered.


The Logan County Health Department updated its figures Tuesday afternoon and they now have a 50-percent recovery rate. Additionally, they are up to 157 individuals tested and eight tests are awaiting results, with 145 negative tests.


The DeWitt/Piatt Bi-County Health Department reports zero active cases in the county with one resident who is being treated in Chicago. Currently, 85 individuals have been tested and one test is pending.


In DeWitt County, the Health Department reports 85 individuals tested with three tests pending and the single individual that tested positive has recovered. 


The Illinois Department of Public Health today announced 1,222 new cases of coronavirus in Illinois, including 74 additional deaths. In total, there are 23,247 cases, including 868 deaths, in 88 counties in Illinois. The age of cases ranges from younger than one to older than 100 years.


Of the 23,247 cases in Illinois, 21,335 are in the Chicago area, or 92-percent. 


110,616 tests have been conducted in Illinois. 

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