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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

8 New Illinois Covid Deaths on Saturday

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health reported on Saturday eight more people lost their lives due to Covid-19.  At the same time, the state reported 1,639 additional positive coronavirus cases.  Locally, the LaSalle County Health Department reported 16 new cases, ...Read more

Lasalle County Adds Another 16 Covid Cases

OTTAWA – The LaSalle County Health Department says 16 people were reported Infected with the virus since Thursday afternoon.  On Friday, health officials said the 16 range in age from two men in their 20s to a woman in her 80s.  That makes 483 total cases, and with the 3 reported ...Read more

Nearly 2000 New Covid Cases In Illinois

SPRINGFIELD – Coronavirus continues to pick up steam in Illinois, with 1941 cases reported on Friday.  That’s the most reported cases in one day since late May.  The local area continues to see increases too, with 12 new cases reported in Bureau County. Statewide, 21 people lost their ...Read more