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LaSalle County sees 24 new COVID cases

OTTAWA – 24 additional cases of COVID-19 were confirmed by the LaSalle County Health Department on Wednesday. This now makes a total of 11,163 positive cases since the pandemic began in the county. The LCHD also reported 8 new recoveries as well, for a total of 9,243 recovered ...Read more

LaSalle County sees 24 new COVID cases

OTTAWA – 24 additional cases of COVID-19 were confirmed by the LaSalle County Health Department on Wednesday. This now makes a total of 11,163 positive cases since the pandemic began in the county. The LCHD also reported 8 new recoveries as well, for a total of 9,243 recovered ...Read more

City of Peru parks to offer free public WiFi

PERU – Peru plans to offer free public WiFi at their parks. Earlier this week, the city of Peru approved upgrades to the city’s fiber hubs with M.J. Electric, LLC for just over $100,000. According to City Engineer Eric Carls, plans have been expedited from a 3-year plan to a 3-month ...Read more