COVID-19 cases up by 15 in LaSalle County; recovery rate continues dropping

COVID-19 cases up by 15 in LaSalle County; recovery rate continues dropping

LaSalle County added 15 new cases of COVID-19 to its tally Wednesday. The county health department says the total number of cases is at 442. The recovery rate has dropped to 54 percent due to a recent surge in cases over the last week.

Illinois announced 1,393 confirmed cases and 18 additional deaths for a total of 175,124 cases and 7,462 deaths. The test positivity rate is at 3.8 percent.