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LCHD sees 2 new COVID deaths, 90 new cases

OTTAWA – 90 new cases of COVID-19 were reported by the LaSalle County Health Department on Wednesday, along with 2 additional coronavirus related deaths. With the addition of those deaths, a male in his 50’s and a female in her 90’s, there have now been a total of 215 COVID-19 related ...Read more

IDPH confirms 135 new COVID-19 deaths

SPRINGFIELD – 135 additional coronavirus related deaths were confirmed by the Illinois Department of Public Health on Wednesday, including 3 individuals from DeKalb County and 1 from LaSalle County. Illinois also saw 6,762 new cases of COVID-19. Since the pandemic began, there have been a ...Read more