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The LaSalle County Health Department was notified of an additional COVID-19 related death in LaSalle County.  The individual, a male in his 80’s, had earlier tested positive for COVID-19. 

There have been a total of nine COVID-19 related deaths in LaSalle County. “We are deeply saddened to hear of the additional loss of one of our LaSalle County residents to this illness. Our thoughts and deepest condolences go out to the family and friends who are mourning the loss of their loved ones.” LaSalle County Health Department Administrator Julie Kerestes said in a statement.

There are no additional confirmed cases to report today.  The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases remains at 130 for LaSalle County. Seven additional cases have recovered and have been released from isolation. The total number of recovered individuals for LaSalle County is 67.