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Pontiac man dead after Streator crash

STREATOR – A Pontiac man is dead after a single vehicle crash in Streator on Sunday.   According to Streator Police, around 12:30 AM 36-year-old David Prokopec was traveling in the 300 Block of South Bloomington Street when for unknown reasons his truck left the roadway and struck a ...Read more

IDPH reports 1,076 new COVID-19 cases

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health confirmed 1,076 new cases of COVID-19, along with 30 additional deaths. Since the start of the pandemic, the IDPH has reported a total of 173,731 cases, with 7,446 deaths. Illinois’s daily case count has stayed around 1,000 since ...Read more

5 New Coronavirus Cases in LaSalle County

OTTAWA – The LaSalle County Health Department announced Monday evening that five county residents contracted Covid-19 disease in the past day.  The newly infected consists of people in their 30’s, 40’s, and 50’s.  Four people are newly recovered, according to health officials, and ...Read more

DeKalb County confirms 17 more COVID-19 cases

DEKALB – 17 more cases of COVID-19 were reported in DeKalb County. The DeKalb County Health Department has confirmed 804 cases in total from the county, along with 24 deaths. The IDPH still classifies Pine Acres Rehab and Living Center and Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion as having open ...Read more