Julie Sorenson of Winnebago County Public Health provided COVID-19 updates at the Oct. 12 Winnebago County supervisors meeting. She said that in the previous seven days, the county had dropped from an 11 percent to 10 percent positivity rate.
Sorenson also said the county vaccination rate has increased slightly to 46.8 percent. It is still below the statewide average of 54 percent of eligible persons who are fully vaccinated. She said Winnebago County reported 54 positive cases in the prior week.