No new cases of COVID-19 in McLean County were announced Friday. 

McLean County has 196 confirmed cases, nine deaths, 124 have recovered, five hospitalized and 58 in home isolation. Six of the nine deaths are from the outbreak at the Bloomington Rehabilitation and Health Care Center. 

Meanwhile, it was announced on the McLean County Emergency Management Agency's Facebook that the drive-thru testing site will remain open but a private testing lab from Pekin that will be taking over. The site will be smaller and have a different procedure but will remain open as long as it is needed.

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