JASPER — The Dubois County Health Department reported 47 new COVID-19 cases today.

This case count is cumulative and includes those confirmed over the course of the weekend. The department had not shared a case update since Friday.

The case breakdown is as follows: 14 on Saturday, 24 on Sunday and nine today.

Of the county's 435 cases, 270 have recovered and seven deaths have been reported. A total of 3,865 Dubois County residents have been tested.

According to Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center’s COVID-19 Dashboard, the Jasper hospital has submitted 2,469 tests. Of those, 2,200 were negative and zero are pending. The hospital notes that a patient’s address will determine what county reports the positive case.

The Indiana State Department of Health reported Sunday 927 new cases, bringing the statewide total to 56,571 cases. A total of 2,629 Hoosiers have died from the virus and another 193 probable deaths have been reported.
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