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LCHD reports 6 new recovered COVID-19 cases

OTTAWA – LaSalle County Health Department reported 7 additional cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, along with 6 new recovered cases. The age of those individuals who tested positive range from their 30s to their 80s. Since the start of the pandemic in the county, 350 have tested positive with ...Read more

IEMA urges residents to learn lifesaving skills

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois officials are encouraging residents to learn lifesaving skills which could make a big difference for family and neighbors during a disaster. Illinois Emergency Management Agency Director Alicia Tate-Nadeau said lifesaving skills include first aid, CPR, fire ...Read more