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Number Of COVID-19 Cases In Iowa Surpasses 100

Mon 3-23-2020

(Des Moines)-- The Iowa Department of Health announced this (Monday) morning it's been notified of 15 additional positive cases of Iowans with COVID-19, bringing the state's total to 105 positive cases. The agency says there have been a total of 2,043 negative cases to date, which includes testing by the State Hygienic Lab and other labs. 

The locations and age ranges of the additional 15 positive cases is as follows: 

Allamakee county: 1 adult (18-40 years)

Dubuque county: 1 adult (18-40 years); 1 older adult (61-80 years)

Hancock county: 2 older adults (61-80 years)

Johnson county: 1 middle-aged adult (41-60 years); 2 older adults (61-80 years)

Linn county: 1 adult (18-40 years); 1 middle-aged adult (41-60 years)

Muscatine county: 1 middle-aged adult (41-60 years)

Polk county: 1 adult (18-40 years); 1 middle-aged adult (41-60 years)

Wapello county: 1 older adult (61-80 years)

Woodbury county: 1 middle-aged adult (41-60 years)

Governor Kim Reynolds will hold a press conference at 2:30 this (Monday) afternoon to give a further update.