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2 more COVID-19 related deaths in LaSalle County

OTTAWA – The LaSalle County Health Department confirmed two more individuals have died from complications related to COVID-19 in the county. These individuals were a male in his 80’s and a female in her 90’s, and their deaths make 37 total COVID-19 related deaths in the county. The LCHD ...Read more

One new COVID-19 death in LaSalle County

OTTAWA – The LaSalle County Health Department confirmed that a female in her 80’s is the latest COVID-19 related death in the county. The LCHD has now reported 35 total coronavirus related deaths since the start of the pandemic, with 995 total cases. 33 new positive cases were announced ...Read more

IDPH reports 1,740 new COVID-19 cases

SPRINGFIELD – 1,740 new COVID-19 cases were reported in Illinois on Tuesday, as well as 27 additional deaths. The Illinois Department of Public Health reported that the state has seen 209,594 cases in total, along with 7,782. The IDPH also released a new COVID-19 travel map to help inform ...Read more