There are now seventy-nine Covid-19 patients who have been diagnosed in McHenry County, the Health Department reports:
“As of April 1, 2020, there have been 79 identified cases of COVID-19 in McHenry County and 2 deaths.”
That’s up from sixty-five yesterday.
The Health Department still refuses to share with taxpayers where or if such cases are concentrated.
Meanwhile, in Lake County seventy-six new infections–“the largest increase in cases in a 24-hour period”–were identified and its Health Department released the following information:
“The Lake County Health Department is investigating 11 long-term care facilities in the county that have two or more confirmed cases. These 11 facilities have a combined total of 62 confirmed COVID-19 cases.”