No new COVID-19 cases reported

By Herald Staff

JASPER — The Indiana State Department of Health didn't report any new COVID-19 cases in Dubois County on Wednesday.

The state health department has recorded a total of 6,227 positive cases in the county since the pandemic began, and 118 deaths related to the virus. A total of 21,227 county residents have been tested.

See the ISDH COVID-19 Dashboard at https://www.coronavirus.in.gov/2393.htm, which is updated every day at noon.

ISDH reported Wednesday 295 new cases across the state, bringing the statewide total to 753,927 cases. A total of 13,426 Hoosiers have died from the virus. Another 424 probable deaths have been reported.

The COVID-19 testing site at the former Ruxer Golf Course building in Jasper has closed.

Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center has also closed its COVID-19 drive-thru testing site that was located at the corner of Third Avenue and Rumbach Street in Jasper. According to a news release, the closure is due to the recent decline in the number of COVID-19 tests being performed.

Other options for COVID-19 testing are:

• Memorial Hospital Emergency Department (800 W. Ninth St., Jasper): Patient is evaluated by a provider, who determines testing and treatment. Open 24 hours a day.

• CVS (multiple locations): Tests anyone with or without symptoms. Availability based on locations. Schedule an appointment through https://cvs.com.




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