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Bureau County woman among 55 new IDPH COVID deaths

SPRINGFIELD – 55 additional COVID-19 related deaths were confirmed by the IDPH on Thursday, including the death of a female in her 60s in Bureau County. 1,700 new and confirmed cases of coronavirus were confirmed as well. Since the pandemic began in the state, the Illinois Department of ...Read more

IDPH announces highest 7 day vaccination average

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health confirmed that Wednesday marks the highest 7-day COVID-19 vaccination average with over 95,000. In addition, 1,682 new confirmed and probable coronavirus cases along with 30 additional deaths. Since the pandemic began, Illinois has ...Read more

LaSalle County reports 22 more COVID-19 cases

OTTAWA – Twenty-two additional cases of COVID-19 were reported throughout LaSalle County on Wednesday. These cases range in age from youth to 80’s, and with their addition, there have now been a total of 11,057 cases in Lasalle County since the start of the pandemic. The LCHD also ...Read more