Covid-19: Tuesday, September 1
Today's statistics for Covid-19/ Evanston residents
Confirmed cases: 994 (three new case reported since yesterday)
Deaths: 72 (no additional deaths since yesterday), according to the city's Website.
Covid-19 statistics for Illinois
Illinois announced 1,492 new known cases of COVID-19 and 39 additional fatalities, bringing the total number of known infections in Illinois to 236,515 and the statewide death toll to 8,064 since the start of the pandemic. Officials also reported 22,961 new tests in the last 24 hours. The seven-day statewide positivity rate is 4.3%.