Two More COVID-19 Deaths Reported Thursday in Linn County

DES MOINES – The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) has been notified of 125 additional positive cases for a total of 1,270 positive cases. There have been an additional 882 negative tests for a total of 13,703 negative tests to date, which includes testing reported by the State Hygienic Lab and other labs. 

According to IDPH, an additional 2 deaths were also reported.

  • Linn County, 1 older adult (61-80 years), 1 elderly adult (81+) 

According to IDPH, the locations and age ranges of the 125 individuals include:

  • Benton County, 1 adult (18-40 years), 2 middle age adults (41-60 years) 
  • Black Hawk County, 1 adult (18-40 years), 1 middle age adult (41-60 years) 
  • Boone County, 1 middle age adults (41-60 years) 
  • Buchanan County, 1 middle age adult (41-60 years) 
  • Cedar County, 1 middle age adults (41-60 years) 
  • Cerro Gordo County, 1 middle age adult (41-60 years) 
  • Chickasaw County, 1 middle age adults (41-60 years) 
  • Clinton County, 1 child (0-17 years), 1 older adult (61-80 years)
  • Dallas County, 1 middle age adult (41-60 years) 
  • Dubuque County, 1 adult (18-40 years), 2 middle age adults (41-60 years) 
  • Iowa County, 1 adult (18-40 years)
  • Jasper County, 1 middle age adult (41-60 years) 
  • Johnson County, 8 adults (18-40 years), 12 middle age adults (41-60 years), 4 older adults (61-80 years) 
  • Jones County, 2 middle age adults (41-60 years) 
  • Linn County, 1 child (0-17 years), 7 adults (18-40 years), 6 middle age adults (41-60 years), 3 older adults (61-80), 1 elderly adult (81+)  
  • Louisa County, 4 adults (18-40 years), 6 middle age adults (41-60 years), 1 elderly adult (81+)  
  • Marshall County, 1 adult (18-40 years), 1 middle age adult (41-60 years), 1 older adult (61-80 years) 
  • Muscatine County, 1 adult (18-40 years), 6 middle age adults (41-60 years), 1 older adult (61-80 years), 1 elderly adult (81+)
  • Polk County, 2 adults (18-40 years), 3 middle age adults (41-60 years),  1 older adult (61-80 years) 
  • Scott County, 1 child (0-17 years), 6 adults (18-40 years), 2 middle age adults (41-60 years), 2 older adults (61-80 years)
  • Story County, 1 middle age adult (41-60 years) 
  • Tama County, 3 adults (18-40 years), 9 middle age adults (41-60 years), 3 older adults (61-80 years), 2 elderly adults (81+)
  • Washington County, 2  middle age adults (41-60 years), 1 elderly adult (81+) 
  • Winneshiek County, 1 middle age adult (41-60 years) 
  • Woodbury County, 1 adult (18-40 years)

A status report of monitoring and testing of COVID19 in Iowa is provided by IDPH and can be found here. In addition, a public hotline has been established for Iowans with questions about COVID-19. The line is available 24/7 by calling 2-1-1 or 1-800-244-7431. The state of Iowa has started sharing the number of negative tests conducted at outside labs, and is providing additional information on the conditions of those infected with COVID-19. 

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