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Record Daily Covid Cases in LaSalle County

OTTAWA – The LaSalle County Health Department reports 21 new Covid-19 cases in LaSalle County.  Saturday, the department reported that the cases range in age from a teenage boy to a woman in her 100’s.  The 21 new cases is the highest number the county has seen for a single day.  ...Read more

12 Covid Deaths in Illinois on Saturday

CHICAGO – The Illinois Department of Public Health released Saturday coronavirus numbers for the past 24 hours.  According to the state, 12 people in Illinois died with the disease.  Over 1400 people were confirmed positive with the infection, and while that figure is lower than Friday, ...Read more

13 more COVID-19 cases in DeKalb County

DEKALB – 13 additional COVID-19 cases were reported in DeKalb County, the health department confirmed. DeKalb County Health Department has confirmed 787 cases since the start of the pandemic, with 24 deaths from COVID-19 complications. As of Friday, 567 cases are fully recovered, with 196 ...Read more

Livingston County sees 2 more COVID-19 cases

PONTIAC – 2 more residents have tested positive for COVID-19, the Livingston County Health Department announced. These individuals are both males in their 20s who are recovering in isolation. Since the start of the pandemic, the LCHD has confirmed 69 total cases of COVID-19, and 57 of those ...Read more

LaSalle County confirms 13 more COVID-19 cases

OTTAWA – 13 new coronavirus cases were reported in LaSalle County on Friday, the health department stated. These individuals range in age from youth to their 90s, and these cases make 389 total cases since the start of the pandemic in the county. The LCHD also reported that 3 more ...Read more