In one day another 1,400 Iowans tested positive for the novel coronavirus, including almost 90 in Woodbury County. There were 13 more deaths statewide. Siouxland District Health reports one more death in Woodbury County, an elderly woman for a total of 82 deaths since the start of the pandemic.
Hospitalizations also continued to increase as the state set a new high of 482 people being treated in hospitals, and 64 at Sioux City’s two hospitals.
Outbreaks were reported in 61 long-term care facilities, including 13 in northwest Iowa and four in Woodbury County.