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DeKalb County reports infant has died with COVID-19

DEKALB – An infant younger than one who was confirmed positive with COVID-19 has died in DeKalb County, according to the county health department. DCHD officials state this infant was previously reported as a positive case. This is the 38th death the DeKalb County Health Department has ...Read more


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