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Jefferson County Reports 1 Of 62 Covid Relates Deaths On Wednesday

In the 24 hour period ending 10am Wednesday morning, the State of Iowa reported 62 additional Covid related deaths. 1 of those came from Jefferson County raising the total to 25, the death was among 8 new cases. Henry County also reported another death, their 31st, that was included in 4 new cases.

Other area totals showed Wapello County with 18 new cases, 8 in Washington County, 2 from Keokuk County and 1 from Van Buren County. For the 2nd consecutive day, no new activity in Davis County.

One encouraging sign is that hospitalizations seemed to have stabilized, staying under 500 at 474. ICU numbers are down to 86, as is those on ventilators, that figure now 36. 

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