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The La Salle County Health Department announced two additional cases of COVID-19 Saturday afternoon, a woman in her 50s and a woman in her 70s.

This brings La Salle County's total to 226 cases. They also announced five additional recoveries, bringing the total recovered cases to 166.

For more information locally, go to www.lasallecounty.orgor for general questions about COVID-19, call the IDPH hotline at 1-800-889-3931 or email

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