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The number of new COVID-19 cases is up in Kendall County. The Kendall County Health Department reported 349 new cases this week. That's up from 223 cases the previous week.

One additional COVID-19 death was also reported in the county bringing the total to 119. There have been a total of 18,282 cases in Kendall County since the start of the pandemic. The county's test positivity rate is at 6.8 percent.

59 percent of the population is considered to be fully vaccinated.

The DeKalb County Health Department is reporting 13,505 total cases and 140 deaths from the virus. The LaSalle County Health Department says there have been 16,005 cases in that county and 357 total deaths. The Kane County Health Department reports 72,296 cases and 898 deaths from the virus.