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LaSalle County reports only 12 new COVID cases

OTTAWA – The LaSalle County Health Department reported 12 cases of COVID-19 on Friday, the lowest daily case count the county has seen since October. Since the pandemic began, LaSalle County has confirmed 11,087 coronavirus cases with 9,088 of those cases now officially recovered, of which ...Read more

LaSalle County sees 35 new COVID recoveries

OTTAWA – 19 new cases of COVID-19 were reported throughout LaSalle County on Thursday, individuals ranging in age from their teens to their 60’s. With these cases added, there have now been a total of 11,076 coronavirus cases reported by the LaSalle County Health Department. The LCHD ...Read more

Bureau County woman among 55 new IDPH COVID deaths

SPRINGFIELD – 55 additional COVID-19 related deaths were confirmed by the IDPH on Thursday, including the death of a female in her 60s in Bureau County. 1,700 new and confirmed cases of coronavirus were confirmed as well. Since the pandemic began in the state, the Illinois Department of ...Read more