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Whiteside County had seven new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, as well as 19 recoveries. The new cases involve two people younger than 20, two people older than 80, two people in their 40s and a person in his or her 50s.
Lee County had two new cases, a teenager and a person in his or her 20s. Lee County also had one additional person recovered and lifted off isolation.
Carroll County had one new cases, a person in his or her 40s. Ogle County did not report any new cases on Wednesday.
Whiteside County has had 308 cases and 16 deaths. Lee County has had 129 cases, 114 recoveries and one death. Ogle County has had 374 cases, 323 recoveries and five deaths. Carroll County has had 41 cases and three deaths.
Illinois announced 1,393 cases and 18 COVID-related deaths. The state has had 175,124 cases and 7,462 deaths.
Sterling has had 1,528 tests conducted and 123 cases. Rock Falls has had 864 tests and 59 cases. Dixon has had 2,664 tests and 113 cases. Rochelle has had 1,979 tests and 184 cases.
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