No New COVID-Related Deaths Reported in Dubuque County on Saturday

According to the state department of health, there were nearly 2,000 new cases of COVID-19 statewide from 10 a.m. Friday to 10 a.m. Saturday, bringing the state’s total number of cases to 255,009. 15 more Iowans died in that time period, pushing the statewide death toll to 3,212.

In Dubuque County, the number has jumped to just shy of 10,000 total cases and 123 deaths. No new deaths in Dubuque County were reported on Saturday. According to the state’s COVID dashboard, the 14-day average positivity rate for the county is 13 percent.