There were slight declines (Wednesday) in COVID positivity numbers for both Regions 6 and 7 in Illinois. The Iroquois County positivity rate was at 16.7 percent. Iroquois is included in Region 6 along with Ford, Champaign and Vermilion counties, where the positivity was 13.1 percent. That figure is down from 13.4 on Tuesday.
Region 7, including Kankakee and Will Counties, had a positivity number at 18.1, also down from 18.5% on Tuesday.