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LCHD reports new COVID-19 cases, recoveries

OTTAWA – 21 new cases of COVID-19 were reported in LaSalle County, individuals ranging in age from their teens to their 80s. These cases now make 1,686 in total for the county, with all but 554 now recovered. The county health department announced 42 new recoveries for the county as well. ...Read more

Hearing seeks to move Kenosha shooting trial

By SCOTT BAUER Associated Press A 17-year-old accused of killing two protesters days after Jacob Blake was shot by police in Kenosha, Wisconsin, faces a hearing to return him to Wisconsin to face trial on homicide charges that could put him in prison for life. Kyle Rittenhouse was arrested at his ...Read more