IDPH Issues Warning That COVID-19 Cases Are Slowly Rising In Parts Of Illinois
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The Illinois Department of Public Health is issuing a warning that COVID-19 cases are slowly rising in many areas of the state.  Health officials say the public should pay close attention to conditions in their local communities and stay up-to-date on their vaccination status.  Hospitalizations and deaths tied to COVID are stable.  The State of Illinois is ready to respond in the event of another surge.