October 20: More than 300 new COVID-19 cases in Woodbury County

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SIOUX CITY, Iowa (KCAU) – The Siouxland District Health Department reported 330 new COVID-19 cases in Woodbury County on Wednesday.

Below is the report for the week of October 20, 2021.

Total cases20,782
— New cases –330
Deaths as reported by IDPH244
— New deaths –2
14-day average positivity rate14.9%
Current total hospitalized39
— Hospitalizations due to COVID-19 –27
— Woodbury County residents –28

Week of October 13, 2021

Total cases20,452
— New cases –482
Deaths as reported by IDPH242
— New deaths –1
14-day average positivity rate16.4%
Current total hospitalized40
— Hospitalizations due to COVID-19 –27
— Woodbury County residents –31

Week of October 6, 2021

Total cases19,970
— New cases –576
Deaths as reported by IDPH241
— New deaths –8
14-day average positivity rate15.7%
Current total hospitalized33
— Hospitalizations due to COVID-19 –25
— Woodbury County residents –24

Week of September 22, 2021

Total cases18,952
— New cases –561
Deaths as reported by IDPH233
— New deaths –0
14-day average positivity rate15.7%
Current total hospitalized28
— Hospitalizations due to COVID-19 –14
— Woodbury County residents –19

Health officials are asking residents to do their part to slow the spread by masking up, keeping their distance, washing their hands, staying home when sick, avoiding crowds if possible, and getting the vaccine when it’s available.

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