COVID cases jump to 185 in Cass County

  • Cass County COVID-19 cases by age groups.
    Cass County COVID-19 cases by age groups.

    Virginia – The Illinois Department of Public Health confirmed nine new cases of COVID-19 in Cass County Tuesday. The positive cases include two males under 10, a female between the ages of 10-19, two females in their 20s, one female in her 30s, a male and a female in their 40s, and a male in his 50s. They are isolated at home.
    Cass County’s overall COVID-19 case count is now at 185. The total number recovered is at 143 with 11 deaths. None are hospitalized.
    “This virus continues to spread throughout our communities,” according to the Cass County Health Department. “We encourage everyone to make choices to best protect yourself and your families by staying home, socially distancing if you must go out, wearing a mask, and frequent hand washing.”