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Latest COVID-19 Numbers in Iowa ; BV County

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CORONAVIRUS Lyon County Public Health reports 1 new COVID-19 case

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As of Wednesday, 22.5% of cases (285) and 77.3% of deaths (51) in McHenry County have been associated with long-term care facilities, according to the MCDH.

The Plumas County Public Health Agency announced that as of this evening, Tuesday, May 19, there have been no new cases reported and all previously confirmed cases have recovered.

That leaves 47 active cases, a decrease of 15 from Monday. "While the vast majority of cases of COVID-19 are believed to be mild, the virus can cause a very serious infection that can lead to death, especially in people over age 60 and those with underlying medical conditions". Six people have died as a result of the outbreak.

There was one new COVID-19 death reported in Jackson County since May 13, bringing the number of deaths in the county to 26.

Hopkins County Emergency Management said that 107 cases were performed at the state's free testing set-up at Hopkins County Civic Center on Friday.

Tehama County now has 2 cases after maintaining at just 1 case for weeks.

The Georgia Department of Public Health is now providing updates at 9 a.m., 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. on their website. The CDC also advises the use of simple cloth face coverings to slow the spread of the virus and help people who may have the virus and do not know it from transmitting it to others.

Over 110,000 Iowans have been tested for COVID-19.

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