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8 New Illinois Covid Deaths on Saturday

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health reported on Saturday eight more people lost their lives due to Covid-19.  At the same time, the state reported 1,639 additional positive coronavirus cases.  Locally, the LaSalle County Health Department reported 16 new cases,

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Mendota FFA cancels 2020 drawdown fundraiser

MENDOTA – The 2020 FFA drawdown fundraiser in Mendota has been cancelled.  Supporters who purchased a ticket for the 2020 event will be reissued a ticket for the 2021 event at a later date.  A date for the 2021 event has been set for Saturday, March 27th, 2021. They say if you purchased a

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