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Nearly 150 new COVID-19 related deaths statewide

SPRINGFIELD – 10,526 new COVID-19 cases were confirmed by the Illinois Department of Public Health in addition to 148 new coronavirus related deaths. Included in those deaths were 5 individuals from LaSalle County. Since the start of the pandemic, 770,088 cases have been reported by the ...Read more

LaSalle County sees 7 more COVID-19 deaths

OTTAWA – The LaSalle County Health Department confirmed 7 new COVID-19 related deaths on Friday, individuals ranging in age from their 50’s to in their 90’s. The deaths from coronavirus related complications in the county now total 149 since the start of the pandemic. In addition to ...Read more