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IVCH names employee of the year

PERU – A laboratory technologist described as someone who “always puts the patient first” is the 2020 winner of the Buckman Family Employee of the Year Award at Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru. Mindy McLane, a medical lab tech who is currently serving as one of the interim

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One New Covid Case at Pontiac Correctional

PONTIAC – The Livingston County Health Department reports one new cornavirus case on Saturday, this one at the Pontiac Correctional Center.  Health Department officials report the individual is currently asymptomatic, and is in isolation.  So far, during the pandemic, 776 people have been

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Local Courts To Resume June 1

OTTAWA – Local circuit courts are scheduled to resume next month.  The 13th Judicial Circuit Courts, which includes LaSalle, Bureau and Grundy Counties, announced they will resume operations, whether remotely or in person, on June 1st.  Protocols will  include temperature checks before

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