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Fewer than 20 COVID-19 cases in past week

 

Last updated 2/17/2021 at 4:21pm | View PDF



Sixteen Hinsdale residents have tested positive for COVID-19 over the past week.

The DuPage County Health Department reported 13 new cases, and the Cook County Health Department reported three new cases.

That brings the total number of reported cases in the village to 1,314, up from 1,298 last week.

Amita Hinsdale Hospital was treating three confirmed COVID-19 patients and had two patients awaiting test results on Wednesday, a spokeswoman said.

Community Consolidated District 181 reported one new case from Feb. 9 to 16, which was a student.

Hinsdale High School District 86 reported 13 current positive cases Feb. 12, with 51 people in isolation and 45 in quarantine.

The rolling seven-day positivity rate for Region 8, which includes DuPage County, was 4.3 percent on Saturday, compared to 4.9 percent a week prior.

Illinois has administered almost 1.9 million doses of vaccines, with about 251,000 at long-term care facilities. An average of 63,772 vaccines are being administered daily.

 
 

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