Local Coronavirus Coverage
The Daily Northwestern has started a page dedicated to following COVID-19 as it affects Northwestern University and Evanston.
You can find it here.
The page will be regularly updated with information as Northwestern and Evanston respond to the international outbreak of COVID-19, also known as the novel coronavirus.
Illinois officials confirmed the eighth positive case of COVID-19 in Cook County Tuesday afternoon, according to a statement from state Gov. JB Pritzker. The total number of confirmed cases in Illinois was 19 as of Wednesday morning. There has not yet been a confirmed case in Evanston.
Last updated March 11 at 4:00 p.m.