59 of Iowa's 99 counties have COVID-19 14-day positivity rates above 15 percent
Posted: Sun, Jan 10, 2021 11:15 AM
The latest COVID-19 statistics from the Iowa Department of Public Health show that a majority of Iowa's 99 counties have 14-day COVID-19 positivity rates at 15 percent or higher.
In NE Iowa, four of the six counties are about 15 percent: Howard County has a 21 percent rate; Clayton County is at 19 percent; and both Fayette and Allamakee counties are at 17 percent. Chickasaw County has a 14 percent rate, while Winneshiek county has the lowest rate of the six counties--11 percent.