The Moultrie County Health Department (MCHD) is saddened to learn of the passing of another Moultrie County resident, a male in his 70s. To date, 1,560 Moultrie County residents have tested positive for COVID-19, which includes 25 previous COVID-19 related deaths.
To help reduce the spread of COVID-19 in our communities, the MCHD strongly advises individuals and businesses to take the following actions:
- All Illinois residents 16+ should receive the COVID-19 vaccine.
- Watch physical distance and keep six feet from others.
- Wear a mask when in public places.
- Wash hands routinely.
- Above all, stay home if ill.
Information on vaccine appointments in Moultrie County can be found here.
Information on area testing sites can be found online at https://dph.illinois.gov/testing.