After a weekend that produced nearly 2,000 new positive cases of Covid, things slowed considerably on Monday as 356 new cases were reported. One of those cases was from Jefferson County where the total now sits at 151. Wapello County reported the most cases in our listening area, rising to 1,386 with 9 new cases. Both Henry(839) and Washington(517) Counties went up by 3, Davis County(134) up by 1. Both Keokuk(125) and Van Buren(129) Counties held at their respective totals. The overall number of positive cases Statewide is now 92,901. The number of deaths now sits at 1,388, up 21 since Friday afternoon. Hospitalizations are now 389, with 71,798 recovered.
(County Totals In Parenthesis)