COVID Cases Increase in County Over Past Week


Published on July 1 2022 6:35 pm
Last Updated on July 1 2022 6:35 pm
Written by Greg Sapp

The Effingham County Health Department reported 92 new cases of COVID from Friday, June 24 through Thursday, June 30. That's an increase from last week.

The Illinois Department of Public Health also announced that Effingham County is now at a Medium COVID-19 community level. Illinois counties are being evaluated as low, medium or high. The county had been at a low level.

No COVID-related deaths were reported in the county over the past week.