Coronavirus case count up to 135 in LaSalle County

Coronavirus case count up to 135 in LaSalle County

LaSalle County is up to 135 residents who’ve tested positive for the coronavirus. The county’s health department Saturday added two people to the running tally. A man in his 60s and a man in his 90s are the latest cases. One more person has recovered, bringing that total to 73.

Putnam County has a coronavirus case now. It was one of the few counties remaining that hadn’t reported a case yet.

The Illinois Department of Public Health added 2,352 to its statewide case tally, making the total 107,796. The state added 75 deaths, bringing the total to 4,790.