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Iowa fines beef plant $957 after huge coronavirus outbreak

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa regulators have issued their first citation to a meatpacking plant with a large coronavirus outbreak that sickened its workforce — a $957 fine for a minor record-keeping violation. The outbreak at the Iowa Premium Beef Plant in Tama in April resulted in 338 of …

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Sept. 15 coronavirus update: New outbreak at Harmony House, Iowa now 10th in U.S. for cases per capita | Local News

The total number of people who died of the novel coronavirus beginning March 1, 2020. 14-day average deaths per day: 6.4 (+0.5) Fatality rate: 1.6% (no change) National ranking in deaths per capita: 23rd (no change) (Info: kff.org) COVID-19 deaths in Iowa, Sept. 15, 2020 Amie Rivers Recoveries: 54,257 (+938) As of June 30, …

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Sept. 14 coronavirus update: Rate of spread down, but cases per capita surpasses NY; new outbreak in Grundy Center | Local News

The total number of people who died of the novel coronavirus beginning March 1, 2020. 14-day average deaths per day: 5.9 Fatality rate: 1.6% (-0.1%) National ranking in deaths per capita: 23rd (no change) (Info: kff.org) COVID-19 deaths in Iowa, Sept. 14, 2020 Amie Rivers As of June 30, IDPH now classifies anyone …

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Iowa reports 814 new coronavirus cases, 2 deaths on Sunday

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa officials said the number of coronavirus cases in the state increased by 814 Sunday and two additional deaths were reported. Health officials said that as of 10 a.m. Sunday 74,361 confirmed cases of coronavirus have been reported since the pandemic began. Of that total, …

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Iowa refuses to close bars and require masks as Covid-19 cases surge in cities | US news

Iowa’s governor, Kim Reynolds, is refusing to enforce a White House coronavirus taskforce recommendation to close bars and require people to wear masks after Covid-19 infections in some of the state’s cities surged. Meanwhile, coronavirus cases have risen sharply across the whole midwest in recent weeks putting the region at …

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Coronavirus rising in 22 U.S. states

(Reuters) – Coronavirus cases are rising in 22 of the 50 U.S. states, according to a Reuters analysis, a worrisome trend on a Labor Day holiday weekend traditionally filled with family gatherings and parties to mark the end of summer. FILE PHOTO: Attendees wait for U.S. President Donald Trump to …

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Coronavirus: US tops 6m cases as some states post record daily totals | World news

The US reached a grim milestone late on Sunday, topping 6m coronavirus infections nationwide as some states posted record daily totals in newly confirmed cases. States such as Iowa, both North and South Dakota, as well as Minnesota and others in the midwest have emerged as the nation’s growing hotspot. …

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Iowa officials report 1,081 new cases of coronavirus and 17 additional deaths

DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) – The Iowa Department of Public Health reported 1,081 new confirmed coronavirus cases and 17 deaths between 10:30 a.m. Friday and 10:30 a.m. Saturday, according to the state’s coronavirus website. That brings the total number of cases to 63,112 with a positivity rate of 10.1% and 1,108 deaths. As …

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Iowa officials report 2,663 new coronavirus cases, 12 deaths

(KWQC) – The Iowa Department of Public Health reported 2,663 new confirmed coronavirus cases and 12 deaths between 10:30 a.m. Thursday and 10:30 a.m. Friday, according to the state’s coronavirus website. That brings the total number of cases to 62,031, with a positivity rate of 10%, and 1,091 deaths. Public …

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