Iowa Adds 630 More Coronavirus Cases and 3 Deaths on Wednesday

The latest numbers from the Iowa Department of Public Health show 3 more Iowans have died from COVID-19 and 630 more Iowans have tested positive for the virus.


The number of new positive tests reported for the time period brings the total number of individuals who have tested positive up to 337,594.


The data shows that so far, there have been 5,501 total deaths from the coronavirus in the state.  Of those deaths 2,181 were residents of long term care facilities.


A vaccine dashboard is now available to keep track of the progress of COVID-19 vaccinations in the state.  As of March 2nd, 186,759 people have received both doses of the vaccine, while 349,744 people have received the first dose.