COVID-19 Update for Monday December 7th, 2020


SPRINGFIELD – There have been 8,691 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Illinois and 90 more deaths as of Monday, December 7th, 2020. This comes as the statewide polling positivity rate is down to 10.3%. In total, there are currently 796,264 cases of the novel Coronavirus in the state of Illinois, with a total of 13,343 passing due to complications of the disease. Overall nationwide, there are currently 15,383,380 confirmed cases in the United States, and 291,016 deaths.

(Compiled from MyStateline Eyewitness News for the Guilford Voyager by Aidan Benham, original reporting by WTVO)