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IDPH confirms 1,532 new COVID-19 cases

SPRINGFIELD – Illinois reported 1,532 new confirmed cases of COVID-19, along with 19 additional deaths. The state health department has reported 168,457 total cases with 7,385 deaths since the start of the pandemic. Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported 44,330 specimens for ...Read more

LaSalle County now at warning level for COVID-19

OTTAWA – The Illinois Department of Public Health announced that LaSalle County is considered to be at a warning level for COVID-19. The IDPH reported that a county enters a warning level when two or more COVID-19 risk indicators increase. They state that the county has seen outbreaks ...Read more