1,709 new Covid cases were reported on Thursday including 51 new deaths. One of those deaths came from Washington County, their 33rd, among 23 new cases. Jefferson County was up 4 new cases Thursday while the number was 25 for Wapello County. Henry County went up 7, Keokuk County 6 and Davis County 3. Van Buren County reported no new activity. The State 24-hour positivity rate came in at 32.4%.