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Currently, IDPH has reported on the state’s coronavirus dashboard, 39,727 Iowans have tested positive, up 324 from our update yesterday morning, with a total of 426,748 tested. 10 additional deaths were reported since our last update, bringing the total to 808 deaths. Now 28,607 Iowans have recovered. The latest on hospitalizations, including how many patients have been admitted in the last 24 hours can be found here.
Total Cases 3,819,139 (57,777 new)
Total Deaths 140,630 (473 new)