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IDPH sees over 2,000 new COVID-19 cases

SPRINGFIELD – 2,056 new cases of coronavirus were announced in Illinois, along with 25 additional deaths.  The Illinois Department of Public Health has reported over 268,000 cases since the start of the pandemic, with over 8,000 deaths. As of Wednesday evening, the IDPH stated that 1,558 ...Read more

Over 30 new COVID-19 recoveries in LaSalle County

OTTAWA – The LaSalle County Health Department reported 33 new recoveries from COVID-19 on Wednesday. The health department did not report any deaths in the county, making this the longest stretch of time with no fatalities from COVID-19 since early August. The LCHD also announced 15 new ...Read more

IDPH reports 35 new COVID-19 related deaths

SPRINGFIELD – 35 additional COVID-19 related deaths were reported Wednesday by the Illinois Department of Public Health, along with 1,941 more cases. Those deaths include a male in his 80’s from Bureau County. Illinois has recorded 266,151 cases in total, along with 8,367 deaths. The IDPH ...Read more