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12 New Covid Cases in LaSalle County

OTTAWA – The LaSalle County Health Department on Sunday reports 12 new coronavirus cases.  That makes 511 cases since the pandemic began, and on Sunday, the new cases include a teenage girl, 5 men in their 20s, a man in his 40s, and 3 men and 2 women in their 50s. ...Read more


14 More Dead Due to Covid on Sunday in Illinois

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health on Sunday said over 1400 new cases of the coronavirus were reported and 14 new deaths.  The department also reported that statewide, 1400 Covid-19 patients were in the hospital, with 339 in the ICU and 125 on ventilators.  This makes ...Read more


DeKalb Sheriff warns of seal coat scammers

SYCAMORE – The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office is alerting citizens of home repair scams returning to the area, and have been able to identify an alleged suspect’s vehicle.   According to authorities, victims report a white GMC or Chevrolet truck with a seal coating tank in the back.   ...Read more


Dozen new cases of COVID-19 in Bureau County

PRINCETON- The Bureau, Putnam, & Marshall County Health Departments announced Saturday 12 new cases in Bureau County.   All 12 are recovering at home in isolation, including a boy, two teenage girls, three men in their 20’s, a woman in her 49’s, three men in their 50’s and two women ...Read more