Vaccine update: Sauk Valley administers 445 doses Wednesday

The Sauk Valley administered an additional 445 coronavirus vaccine doses Wednesday, and 326 more people became fully vaccinated.

Whiteside County has administered 43,705 total doses of the COVID-19 vaccine, with 21,952 people (39.46%) fully vaccinated. Lee County has had 29,476 doses, with 14,869 people (43.45%) fully vaccinated. Carroll County has administered 9,487 vaccine doses, with 4,989 people (34.86%) fully vaccinated. Ogle County has had 40,754 doses, with 20,107 people (39.49%) fully vaccinated.

There have been 123,422 doses administered and 61,917 people fully vaccinated across Whiteside, Lee, Carroll and Ogle counties.

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported a total of 12,070,091 COVID-19 vaccines administered.

The state administered 52,939 shots, and 5,846,862 of the population of Illinois have been fully vaccinated, or 45.89%.

Rachel Rodgers

Rachel Rodgers joined Sauk Valley Media in 2016 covering local government in Dixon and Lee County.