Sangamon County is reporting the biggest changes in the Regional Radio listening area with 15 new cases and one new death, bringing the total to 206 cases with 13 deaths. Macon County is up one case and one death, bringing their totals to 122 positive tests with 13 deaths. The only other county with a new case is Montgomery County, where one positive test brings them up to 29 total cases.
Hillsboro Area Hospital successfully tested every employee and resident of The Home With Heart Nursing and Rehabilitation Center on Monday after an employee tested positive. They are awaiting results.
The Christian-Montgomery Emergency Management Agency urges residents to wear a mask in public settings and follow Governor JB Pritzker’s social distancing guidelines.
As always, visit Taylorville Daily News for all the latest up to date numbers on the coronavirus, by clicking the icon that says “Current Coronavirus Numbers by County,” and more as the outbreak continues.