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Grundy County has surpassed two grim milestones this week. The Illinois Department of Public Health said five more people died from Covid-19 related complications in Grundy County this week.

They included two females and a male in their 70’s and a male and female in their 80’s. IDPH officials also reported Grundy County surpassed the 4,000 Covid-19 positive test figure.

Grundy County has had 4,075 people test positive for Covid-19 since the pandemic started. Grundy County’s test positivity rate is at 10.1 percent.

Meanwhile, more than one million people have tested positive for Covid-19 in Illinois.