The federal government said last week it would provide 500 million at-home, rapid COVID-19 tests. It soft-launched launched its website on Tuesday. The tests are free and are limited to one order per household.
The number of people in Illinois hospitals with COVID-19 has dropped 9% from last Wednesday’s all-time high, according to the most recent data from the Illinois Department of Public Health
Mendota High School is offering expanded community COVID-19 testing against Friday, Jan. 21.