La Salle County has reached another milestone when it comes to COVID-19 cases.
Adding in 167 new positive test results since Friday, the county's total case count has surpassed 16,000 since the pandemic began in early 2020. The majority of new cases are with people in their 30's or younger.
Since Friday, three more deaths in La Salle County are being blamed on COVID-19. The victims are men in their 60's, 70's and 80's.