McHenry County reports 36 new cases of COVID-19, one additional death

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The McHenry County Department of Health reported 36 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday evening and one additional death.

The death reported Friday was a woman in her 70s, according to the daily COVID-19 data update from the MCDH.

This brings countywide totals to 2,882 confirmed cases, 112 related deaths and two probable deaths.

The county’s recovery rate currently is 95%. McHenry County has conducted a total of 39,676 COVID-19 tests since the pandemic began, according to the Illinois Department of Public Health.

On Friday, the Kane County Health Department reported a total of 9,148 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 298 deaths.

The Lake County Health Department reported a total of 11,854 confirmed cases and 427 deaths.

Statewide, the IDPH reported a total of 178,837 confirmed cases and 7,495 related deaths as of Friday evening. So far, Illinois has conducted a total of 2,699,568 COVID-19 tests. The statewide recovery rate is 95%.

Among McHenry County ZIP codes, Woodstock (60098) has reported the highest number of COVID-19 cases with a total of 469 confirmed cases.

Woodstock is closely followed by Crystal Lake (60014) with 461 cases, according to MCDH data.

Here is the rest of the local breakdown of cases by ZIP code:

McHenry (60050) 297; Harvard (60033) 284; Lake in the Hills (60156) 237; Algonquin (60102) 206; Cary (60013) 186; Johnsburg and McHenry (60051) 145; Huntley (60142) 157; Crystal Lake, Bull Valley and Prairie Grove (60012) 113; Marengo (60152) 95; Wonder Lake (60097) 64; Island Lake (60042) 41; Spring Grove (60081) 47; Fox River Grove (60021) 30; Richmond (60071) 22; Barrington (60010) eight: and Union (60180) six.

All other McHenry County ZIP codes have reported five cases or fewer, according to the MCDH.

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