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IDPH confirms 79 more COVID-19 deaths

SPRINGFIELD – 12,623 new probable and confirmed cases of COVID-19 were reported by the Illinois Department of Public Health. The IDPH started reporting confirmed and probable cases combined on November 6th, following the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidance. They do state ...Read more

Five New COVID-19 Deaths in LaSalle County

OTTAWA – LaSalle County logged five COVID-19 deaths on Monday, the highest one day total since the pandemic began in March.  According to the LaSalle County Health Department, the deaths were two men in their 70’s, two men in their 80’s, and a 90 year old man.  The previous ...Read more

Illinois reports 10,500 new COVID-19 cases

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 10,573 new confirmed and probable COVID-19 cases, along with 14 additional deaths. Of those deaths include one male in his 70s from LaSalle County. Currently the IDPH is reporting almost 500,000 cases in the state since the start ...Read more