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Homestead Festival cancelled in Princeton

PRINCETON – The 2020 Homestead Festival in Princeton has been cancelled.  Organizers announced the news on Friday.  The 50/50 ticket sales and drawing will continue this year and be held on September 13th at 3:30 PM.  All proceeds will be used to benefit next years event, the 50th

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IDPH reports over 1,000 new COVID-19 cases

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 1,018 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the state, along with 20 additional deaths. There have currently been a total of 150,450 cases of coronavirus in the state since the start of the pandemic, with 7,119 total deaths. The

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LaSalle County sees 5 more COVID-19 cases

OTTAWA – LaSalle County Health Department confirmed five more cases of COVID-19 in the county. These cases are a female and male in their 20s, a female in her 20s, a male in his 40s, and a male in his 50s. The LCHD also reported 4 more recovered cases of COVID-19. There have been a total of

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