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COVID weekend update: 13 new cases in Bureau County, 1 new case in Marshall County

Bureau County female in her 80s now being hospitalized

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Over the weekend, Bureau, Putnam, Marshall County Health Department reported 14 new cases of COVID-19.

On Saturday, nine new cases were reported in Bureau County, including:

• Two male children.

• One female teenager.

• One male teenager.

• One male in his 20s.

• One female in her 40s.

• One female in her 50s.

• One female in her 60s.

• One male in his 70s.

All cases are recovering at home.

Also, there was one new case reported in Marshall County, a female in her 40s, who is recovering at home.

On Sunday, four new cases in Bureau County, including:

• One female child.

• One male teenager.

• One female in her 50s.

• One female in her 60s.

Also, it was reported on Sunday that a Bureau County female in her 80s is now being hospitalized for COVID-19.

There have now been 333 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the three-county region. Bureau County has had 283 confirmed cases, Putnam County has had 14 confirmed cases and Marshall County has had 36 confirmed cases.

In the last seven days, there have been 77 new confirmed cases of COVID in Bureau County, 10 new cases in Marshall County and one new cases in Putnam County.

ZIP codes

ZIP code areas with six or more cases in Bureau County are:

• Princeton, 51 confirmed cases out of 1,733 tests.

• Spring Valley, 82 cases out of 1,170 tests.

• Buda, seven cases out of 93 tests.

• DePue, 76 cases out of 195 tests.

• Ladd, 13 cases out of 147 tests.

• LaMoille, 11 cases out of 159 tests.

• Tiskilwa, seven cases out of 121 tests.

• Sheffield, six cases out of 169 tests.

In Putnam County: Granville, seven cases out of 194 tests.

In Marshall County: Henry, nine cases out of 423 tests.

In total, 4,855 Bureau County residents; 604 Putnam County residents; and 1,884 Marshall County residents have been tested for COVID-19 since the beginning of the pandemic.

This information was last updated on Sunday, Aug. 16. The number of cases and tests change on a daily basis.

Individuals who have questions or concerns about COVID-19 can contact the Illinois Department of Public Health Hotline at 1-800-889-3931.

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