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3,949 Cases Total in Livingston County

  PONTIAC – Eight residents of Livingston County have tested positive for COVID19 (coronavirus disease). Livingston County Health Department (LCHD) officials were notified of the new COVID-19 cases on February 3, 2021 in accordance with state and local public health protocol. LCHD ...Read more

No injuries in drive-by shooting in LaSalle

LASALLE – An investigation into a shooting that occurred on Route 6 in LaSalle on Tuesday is underway. According to the LaSalle Police Department, the 27-year-old male victim, who is unharmed, was driving his vehicle eastbound on Rt. 6 when another vehicle in the left turn lane to East 5th ...Read more

28 new COVID-19 cases in LaSalle

      OTTAWA – The LaSalle County Health Department reports 28 new COVID-19 cases in the county on Wednesday.  The total number of coronavirus related cases is 10,226. New Cases include: • (2) Males, teen • (3) Males, 20’s • (3) Females, 20’s • (4) Males, ...Read more

Tips to keep your pipes from freezing this season

STREATOR – Illinois American Water is reminding customers of some tips to prevent water damage from frozen and burst pipes. Spokesperson Karen Cotton says there are ways to prevent the headache and unexpected expense. When temperatures are consistently at or below freezing homeowners should ...Read more