The State reported 1,652 new positive Covid cases on Wednesday, 25 from Jefferson County, leading the listening area. Wapello County reported 19 new cases and Washington County 11. Davis County is up 8 cases, a handful in both Henry and Keokuk Counties, just one from Van Buren County.
Although Hospitalization figures have reduced drastically the last month or so, 105 new patients were admitted to Iowa hospitals from Tuesday to Wednesday. 612 Iowans are now hospitalized, 127 in the ICU, with 66 on ventilators.