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One new COVID-19 death in LaSalle County

OTTAWA – The LaSalle County Health Department confirmed that a female in her 80’s is the latest COVID-19 related death in the county. The LCHD has now reported 35 total coronavirus related deaths since the start of the pandemic, with 995 total cases. 33 new positive cases were announced ...Read more

IDPH reports 1,740 new COVID-19 cases

SPRINGFIELD – 1,740 new COVID-19 cases were reported in Illinois on Tuesday, as well as 27 additional deaths. The Illinois Department of Public Health reported that the state has seen 209,594 cases in total, along with 7,782. The IDPH also released a new COVID-19 travel map to help inform ...Read more

Bureau County sees 4 more COVID-19 cases

PRINCETON – Four more cases of COVID-19 were reported in Bureau County. These individuals are a male teenager, a female in their 30’s, a female in their 40’s, and a male in their 40’s. The Bureau, Putnam, and Marshall County Health Department has reported 337 cases in total since the ...Read more

DeKalb County sees 27 more COVID-19 cases

DEKALB – 27 additional cases of COVID-19 were reported in DeKalb County by the health department on Monday. These cases represent those reported electronically Friday through Monday. DeKalb County Health Department has reported 1,022 cases in total, along with 32 deaths. The DHCD also notes ...Read more