Local Headlines

250 new cases of COVID-19, four fatalities

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health announced 250 new cases of COVID-19 in Illinois, including four deaths; a Chicago resident in his 50s, two Cook County residents both in their 60s, and a DuPage County resident in her 90s. Grundy County is now reporting a case.  That ...Read more

3rd COVID-19 case found in LaSalle County

OTTAWA – A woman in her 30’s is recovering at home in isolation after being the third case of COVID-19 found in LaSalle County. The LaSalle County Health Department said Tuesday that the woman had traveled to a known area of high exposure. Health officials are working to identify and ...Read more