LaSalle Veterans Home, 1015 Oconor Avenue in LaSalle, Illinois (Image capture August 2019 ©2020 Google)

Long-Term Facility COVID-19 Outbreak Among Residents and Staff: 27 Veterans Die at LaSalle Veterans Home in LaSalle County

State health officials from Illinois during late November 2020 are investigating a Coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak at the LaSalle Veterans Home in LaSalle, Illinois that suddenly infected almost 200 residents and staff, and killed 27 veterans. […]

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LaGrange Illinois 18-year-old College Freshman Attending University of Dayton Dies of COVID-19 Complications in Illinois

A 18-year-old University of Dayton student, who is from La Grange, recently passed away from COVID-19 complications following a long hospitalization. Michael John Lang, a student of University of Dayton, left the University of Dayton […]

Illustration, created by Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAM at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
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IDPH Reports 69 New Coronavirus COVID-19 Deaths and 4,342 Confirmed Cases for Wednesday, October 21, 2020

The Illinois Department of Health (IDPH) reported on Wednesday, October 21, 2020, that there were 69 new coronavirus-related deaths in Illinois — the biggest increase since mid-June 2020. According to the IDPH, the 69 deaths […]