The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 1,953 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday afternoon. There were 28 new deaths. Illinois is up to 255,643 cases and 8,242 deaths.

In Kendall County, total cases have reached 1,824. There have been 26 deaths. There are 1,279 cases in recovery or about 70 percent of total cases. The county has a six percent test positivity rate.

DeKalb County is reporting 1,339 total cases and 39 deaths. LaSalle County is up to 1,433 cases and 54 deaths.