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Livingston County sees 2 more COVID-19 cases

PONTIAC – 2 more residents have tested positive for COVID-19, the Livingston County Health Department announced. These individuals are both males in their 20s who are recovering in isolation. Since the start of the pandemic, the LCHD has confirmed 69 total cases of COVID-19, and 57 of those ...Read more


LaSalle County confirms 13 more COVID-19 cases

OTTAWA – 13 new coronavirus cases were reported in LaSalle County on Friday, the health department stated. These individuals range in age from youth to their 90s, and these cases make 389 total cases since the start of the pandemic in the county. The LCHD also reported that 3 more ...Read more


IDPH confirms 1,532 new COVID-19 cases

SPRINGFIELD – Illinois reported 1,532 new confirmed cases of COVID-19, along with 19 additional deaths. The state health department has reported 168,457 total cases with 7,385 deaths since the start of the pandemic. Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported 44,330 specimens for ...Read more


LaSalle County now at warning level for COVID-19

OTTAWA – The Illinois Department of Public Health announced that LaSalle County is considered to be at a warning level for COVID-19. The IDPH reported that a county enters a warning level when two or more COVID-19 risk indicators increase. They state that the county has seen outbreaks ...Read more