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July 29: 458 new COVID-19 cases, 720 more recoveries and 3 additional deaths

EDITOR'S NOTE: The daily numbers that we report do not line up with the numbers the state is reporting for each day. Every day at 10 a.m. we take the previous day's numbers from 10 a.m. and subtract them with the current numbers from the state at 10 a.m. Rather than reporting a day behind, we wish to give you the most updated information. For Black Hawk and Linn Counties we are reporting numbers from their county COVID-19 websites. For Johnson and Dubuque counties we are reporting numbers from the state's website.

IOWA

(KWWL) — There were 458 new, confirmed cases from 10 a.m. Tuesday to 10 a.m. Wednesday, according to the state's dashboard, which brings the state's total number of cases to 43,196.

The state's website says that of the 43,196 people who have tested positive, 31,196 have recovered. This is 720 more recoveries than what the state reported Tuesday.

Three additional deaths were reported within this time frame, leaving the state's death toll at 839.

There were 23 patients hospitalized in Iowa within the last 24 hours and the total number of hospitalizations is 246. Of those hospitalizations, 76 are in the ICU and 32 are on ventilators.

In Iowa, 5,143 new tests were given for a total of more than 463,935 that have been tested for COVID-19.

BLACK HAWK COUNTY

As of 10 a.m. Wednesday, the Black Hawk COVID-19 dashboard is showing data from 10 a.m. Tuesday. There were 14 more cases, bringing the total to 3,504 reported cases. There were 44 more recoveries for a total of 2,082. One additional death was reported in the county, leaving a total of 62 deaths.

LINN COUNTY

According to the Linn County COVID-19 dashboard at 10 a.m. Wednesday, there were 27 more cases reported in the county since 10 a.m. Tuesday. This leaves the total at 1,889 reported cases. There were also 27 additional recoveries, leaving it at a total of 1,542. There have been no additional COVID-19 related deaths in the county, leaving it at a total of 87 deaths. There are 6 current hospitalizations in the county.

JOHNSON COUNTY

According to the state's dashboard at 10 a.m. Wednesday, there are 28 new positive cases reported in Johnson County since 10 a.m. Tuesday. This brings the total to 1,799 reported cases. There are 93 more recoveries reported for a total of 1,281. A total of 22,628 have been tested. There have been no additional COVID-19 related deaths in the county, leaving a total of 12.

DUBUQUE COUNTY

According to the state's dashboard at 10 a.m. Wednesday, there are 21 new positive cases reported in Dubuque County since 10 a.m. Tuesday. This brings the total to 1,398 reported cases. There were 30 additional recoveries, leaving a total of 580. A total of 18,861 people have been tested. There were no additional COVID-19 related deaths in the county, for a total of 26.

View COVID-19 numbers from Tuesday here

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