The director of the Kendall County Health Department RaeAnn VanGundy informed the Grundy Kendall Regional Office of Education earlier this week that Kendall County is experiencing "substantial" community transmission of COVID-19.
The Illinois Department of Public Health Reported 6,943 new COVID-19 cases in the state Friday afternoon. 36 new COVID-19 deaths were also reported. The state is up to 402,401 total cases and 9,711 deaths. Test positivity is at 8.5 percent.