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The number of confirmed cases of Evanston residents having COVID-19 grew to 68 as of 3 p.m. today, March 29, according to information provided by the City of Evanston. This is an increase of only one case since March 28. The accompanying chart shows the trend starting on March 19. The first confirmed case of an Evanston resident was reported on March 13.

The Evanston RoundTable recently established a section of its online newspaper where all articles relating to COVID-19 are collected. The articles may be accessed by clicking on COVID-19 in the top navigation bar. There is a drop-down section that contains articles posted by the RoundTable. The second drop down section is a mini-CDC site that is contains CDC’s updates.