• A February bar opening in rural Illinois led to at least 46 COVID-19 cases and a hospitalization.
  • It also was linked to a school closure affecting 650 children.
  • The case demonstrates the importance of mitigation measures as venues continue to reopen.
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A February bar opening in rural Illinois led to at least 46 COVID-19 cases, a school closure affecting 650 children, and the hospitalization of one resident at a long-term care facility, a Monday report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.

One attendee had tested positive for COVID-19 the day before the event, but didn’t have symptoms, while four others had COVID-19 symptoms on the day of the event, the report said.

The CDC reported that despite spaced-out tables and signs encouraging distancing and mask use, patrons didn’t consistently wear masks or maintain physical distance, and the indoor venue didn’t

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Village in Illinois, United States

Industry is a village in McDonough County, Illinois, United States. As of the 2010 census, the village population was 478. It is located along US Route 67, 12.3 miles south of Macomb, IL.

Geography[edit]

Industry is located at 40°19′36″N 90°36′23″W / 40.32667°N 90.60639°W / 40.32667; -90.60639 (40.326600, -90.606499).[3]

According to the 2010 census, Industry has a total area of 0.461 square miles (1.19 km2), of which 0.46 square miles (1.19 km2) (or 99.78%) is land and 0.001 square miles (0.00 km2) (or 0.22%) is water.[4]

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[6] of 2000, there were 540 people, 208 households, and 163 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,146.2 people per square mile (443.6/km2). There were 223 housing units at an average density of

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