One person from Keokuk County and one from Marion County have died from coronavirus. Those two are among 26 deaths reported Wednesday (11/11) by the Iowa Department of Public Health. The death total from the pandemic is now 1898.
The number of Iowans hospitalized with COVID-19 is still climbing. 1190 is the total as of Wednesday morning—that’s 55 more than Tuesday (11/10). And 210 Iowans are in the intensive care unit, 14 more than Tuesday. As far as people in the No Coast Network listening area hospitalized with coronavirus, the most recent data we have is from Monday. 17 people in Jasper County, 13 in Wapello County, 11 in Mahaska County, ten in Marion County, six in Keokuk County, four in Monroe County and three people in Poweshiek County are hospitalized with COVID-19.