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2,312 new COVID-19 cases in Illinois

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 2,312 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease in Illinois, including 16 additional deaths on Monday. – Christian County: 1 male 70s – Cook County: 1 male 40s, 2 males 50s, 2 males 60s, 1 ...Read more

47 new COVID-19 cases in LaSalle County

OTTAWA – The LaSalle County Health Department reported 47 new COVID-19 cases in the county for Sunday and Monday. This brings the total number of cases to 10,171. New Cases include: Male, youth < 13 Female, youth < 13 (3) Males, teen (3) Males, 20’s (3) Females, 20’s (6) Males, ...Read more

40 new COVID-19 cases in LaSalle County

OTTAWA – The LaSalle County Health Department reported 40 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday. This brings the total number of cases to 10,124. New Cases include: • Male, youth < 13 • Female, youth < 13 • (4) Males, teen • Female, teen • Male, 20’s • (4) Females, ...Read more

Winter storm to touch down this weekend

    OTTAWA – A winter storm warning is in effect this weekend for LaSalle County. According to NWS Meotorilogist, Jake Petr heavy wet snow is likely along with wind gusts up to 30 mph. Petr says from LaSalle down to Streator is expected to bear the brunt of the snow with 5-8 ...Read more

LaSalle County tops 10,000 positive COVID-19 cases

  OTTAWA – LaSalle County topped 10,000 positive COVID-19 cases on Friday. According to The LaSalle County Health Department coronavirus updates, a total of four deaths and 307 cases were reported this week. In addition, the health department gave over 2,000 COVID-19 vaccinations at ...Read more