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One Death, 130 New Cases in LaSalle County

OTTAWA – The LaSalle County Health Department announced one new COVID-19 death on Thursday, a man in his 80’s.   The county also reported 130 new coronavirus cases, with seven older cases now classified as recovered.  Since the pandemic began in March, 110 LaSalle Countians have ...Read more

IDPH reports under 9,000 new COVID-19 cases

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health confirmed the lowest daily COVID-19 case count the state has seen since the fourth of the month. 8,922 new confirmed and probable cases were reported as well as 140 additional deaths, which included 6 individuals from LaSalle County ...Read more