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79th Covid Case Confirmed in Bureau County

PRINCETON – The Bureau, Marshall, and Putnam County Health Departments confirmed their 79th total case in Bureau County on Sunday.  According to health officials, a woman in her 30s tested positive for coronavirus in the past 24 hours.  Health official said the woman is isolating at ...Read more

Only One Covid Death in Illinois on Sunday

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health says one person died from complications from Covid-19 on Sunday.  That is the lowest number of daily deaths due to the virus since March 21st shortly after the pandemic was declared.  The number of cases, though, continue to show an ...Read more