For the first time, IN has now released a breakdown of COVID-19 by zip code.
The majority of the new cases are in young people, with two women and one man in their 20s, a 30-year-old man and 60-year-old man as well.
MDH is now reporting that the number of patients who no longer need isolation represents individuals with confirmed COVID-19 who no longer need to self-isolate.
The remaining 19 new cases involving inmates were at two different facilities in Otero County, where a fast-moving outbreak has infected hundreds of inmates and led to two deaths.
No new healthcare or community outbreaks were reported today.
There was also one detainee who tested positive at the Torrance County Detention Facility in Estancia, where a private prison company holds immigrant detainees under a contract with the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
Two Additional COVID-19 Deaths in BV County
Dublin had 54 new cases in that week, down from a peak of 1,869 in the week just before the Covid-19 restrictions began. Most of the patients hospitalized are 65 or older, as are most of the reported deaths, according to the state.
No new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus were reported in La Salle County, the La Salle County Health Department reported Saturday.
However, officials say that number does not represent a single daily increase, and the cases were instead spread out over a number of days. "We will continue to closely monitor these every day".
"The requirements for this sector have been adjusted in response to small clusters of new cases in businesses, as employees spend more time together and in recognition that a safe number of patrons is highly dependent on the amount of space within each location, not the restaurant capacity".
Henry and Dix also advised people visiting such establishments to ensure they and everyone in their group is healthy and to ensure a WorkSafeBC safety plan is posted. Are physical distancing measures and barriers in place?
"This emphasizes the need to continue taking precautions as we open back up", health officials said.