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Lasalle County Adds Another 16 Covid Cases

OTTAWA – The LaSalle County Health Department says 16 people were reported Infected with the virus since Thursday afternoon.  On Friday, health officials said the 16 range in age from two men in their 20s to a woman in her 80s.  That makes 483 total cases, and with the 3 reported ...Read more

Nearly 2000 New Covid Cases In Illinois

SPRINGFIELD – Coronavirus continues to pick up steam in Illinois, with 1941 cases reported on Friday.  That’s the most reported cases in one day since late May.  The local area continues to see increases too, with 12 new cases reported in Bureau County. Statewide, 21 people lost their ...Read more

Coronavirus Cases Hits 2 Month High in Illinois

SPRINGFIELD – Illinois Department of Public Health announced on Thursday that new cases of Covid-19 have hit a 2 month high.  Thursday, the state announced 1772 new cases, the highest daily case total since May 24th.  Deaths so far and maintaining a relative low rate.  Only 18 people in ...Read more