Numbers from La Salle Veterans Home indicate improvement in its COVID-19 problem. Administrator Angela Mehlbrech has issued letters to the residents, their families and staff since the problem developed around November 1. In a letter this Friday, Mehlbrech says 106 residents and 96 staff hav…

Statewide, confirmed and probable COVID-19 cases are staying under 10,000 Sunday. The Illinois Department of Public Health counted 7,178 and 57 additional deaths. The number of persons in Illinois hospitals requiring a ventilator is up from Saturday and now at 723.