We are reporting 83 new cases today (five residents in their 80s, eight in their 70s, thirteen in their 60s, ten in their 50s, thirteen in their 40s, thirteen in their 30s, seven in their 20s, five teens, seven grade-school-aged children, one pre-schooler, and one toddler), and 105 released, which brings us to a total of 6,476 positive cases -- 639 of which are active.
We are saddened to report another COVID-related death -- a woman in her 80s. Our thoughts and prayers go out to her family and friends. We have lost 81 Vermilion County residents to COVID-related deaths since this pandemic began.
There are currently 25 COVID-positive Vermilion County residents hospitalized.
We have received a total of 75,457 negative test results.
We vaccinated 320 healthcare workers this week. Two more clinics have been scheduled for healthcare workers next week.
The Mobile COVID-Testing Team will be back here on Jan. 11, 16,18 & 21.