60 Covid related deaths were reported on Monday, 4 of those coming from our listening area. One was reported here in Jefferson County, the 13th. Keokuk County reported 2 and is now at 18, Washington County reported the other and is currently at 24. Henry County reported their 19th over the weekend, thus not included in Monday’s total.
665 positive cases were also confirmed, the 24-hour positivity rate now 30.1%. At last report Jefferson County was at 338 positive cases, Van Buren County 96.