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3 more COVID-19 deaths in LaSalle County

OTTAWA – Three individuals, a male in his 70’s and two females in their 80’s, have reportedly died with COVID-19 in LaSalle County, the health department announced Thursday. The county hasn’t seen three deaths in a single day since mid-February . There have been a total of ...Read more

State prisons resume in-person visitation

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Corrections has announced they will be resuming in-person visitation at its correctional facilities for the first time in more than a year. The prisons will open for visitors in stages, with Dixon accepting visitors on April 19th, Sheridan on April 26th, ...Read more