UPDATE (3/29/20): The Iowa Department of Public Health was notified of 38 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Iowans, bringing the total number of cases within the state to 336. There have been 5,013 negative tests to date.
Locally, there were no new cases reported.
Dubuque County added 4 new cases. The four new Dubuque County cases include 1 child (0-17 years), 2 middle-aged adults (41-60 years), and 1 older adult (61-80 years). That brings the total of confirmed cases for Dubuque County to 16.
Cedar County had one new case, 1 older adult (18-40 years), bringing the total confirmed cases to 7.
According to the Iowa Department of Public Health, one new death was reported in the state. An older adult (61-80 years) from Linn County passed away Saturday night. This brings the total number of deaths in Iowa to 4.
EARLIER UPDATE (3/28/20): There are 64 new cases of COVID-19 in the state of Iowa, according to the Iowa Department of Public Health. That brings the total for the state to 298. There have been 4,375 negative tests to date.
Locally, Scott County and Muscatine County each registered 3 new additional cases. The three new Scott County cases include 2 adults (18-40 years) and 1 middle-age adult (41-60 years), while Muscatine County cases include 1 adult (18-40 years) and 2 middle-age adults (41-60 years). Each county now have a total of 10 cases.
Dubuque County added 4 new cases, 1 middle-age (41-60 years), 2 older adults (61-80 years), and 1 elderly adult (81+ years), to bring that county’s total to 12. Cedar County had one new case, 1 middle-age adult (41-60 years), giving the county a total of 6.
Clinton County and Des Moines County did not have any new cases reported and still remain at 1 positive case each.
For the latest information about COVID-19 in Iowa, visit the Iowa Department of Public Health website.