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Oct. 22 coronavirus update: Black Hawk Co. adds 2 deaths, Buchanan, Fayette, Grundy each add 1 | Local News

Butler County People currently infected: 32 (+4) Average cases per day: 3.5 (+0.2) Hospitalized: 1 (no change) Average deaths per day: 0 (no change) Fatality rate: 0.6% (no change) Total population currently infected: 0.2% (no change) Total population ever infected: 2.5% (+0.1%) Positive testing rate in past 14 days: 6.2% (-0.6%) Iowa school districts may request a temporary …

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Oct. 21 coronavirus update: Another death in Bremer Co. for total of 9 | Local News

Butler County People currently infected: 28 (+3) Average cases per day: 3.3 (-0.3) Hospitalized: 1 (no change) Average deaths per day: 0 (no change) Fatality rate: 0.6% (no change) Total population currently infected: 0.2% (no change) Total population ever infected: 2.4% (no change) Positive testing rate in past 14 days: 6.8% (+0.9%) Iowa school districts may request a …

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Oct. 20 coronavirus update: Bremer Co. adds death; hospitalizations rise past 500 statewide, highest ever | Local News

As of June 30, IDPH classifies anyone not hospitalized or deceased after 28 days to be recovered. Recovery rate: 77.1% (-0.5%) Positive serology tests: 3,681 The number of people with no current infection who tested positive for antibodies of the novel coronavirus, indicating they may have had the virus. Percent active cases: …

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Trump cites teenaged son’s bout with coronavirus in calling for schools to reopen

DES MOINES, Iowa (Reuters) – Under siege over his handling of the novel coronavirus pandemic, President Donald Trump on Wednesday cited what he said was his son’s mild bout of the virus as a reason why American schools should reopen as soon as possible. Republican Trump made the comment about …

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Special report: Read these tributes to Iowans lost to coronavirus | Local News

More than 1,300 Iowans have died from the coronavirus. Each of them was a friend and a neighbor. Each of them left a mark on their families and their communities. Each of them deserves to be remembered as more than a number. In an unprecedented partnership, nine Iowa newsrooms across …

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Sept. 28 coronavirus update: State passes 50 long-term care facility outbreaks, hospitalizations up | Local News

Total population currently infected: 0.4% Total population ever infected: 1.2% Positive testing rate in past 14 days: 6.0% Iowa school districts may request a temporary waiver to send students home for 14 days and move all instruction online if 10% of students are absent and a 14-day average shows at least 15% of …

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Coronavirus In Wisconsin: State Tops 2,000 COVID-19 Cases For 4th Straight Day – WCCO

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Wisconsin health officials on Sunday reported 2,217 new cases of the coronavirus, the fourth day in a row the state has confirmed more than 2,000 positive tests. The update showed a positivity rate of 27.6% for the more than 8,000 COVID-19 tests results processed in the last …

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Coronavirus hospitalizations, new infections climb in Sioux City metro | Local news

“Our current situation has been created by the choices that individuals are now making,” Siouxland District Health wrote in the report.  Across Northwest Iowa, a total of 86 COVID-19 patients are currently hospitalized, according to data from Region 3 of Iowa’s Regional Medical Coordination Centers (RMCC). Twenty-one of those patients …

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