Iowa Reports 299 New Coronavirus Cases and No New Deaths on Tuesday

The latest numbers from the Iowa Department of Public Health is reporting no further COVID-19 related deaths and the positive coronavirus tests of another 299 Iowans.


The number of new positive COVID-19 tests reported for the time period brings the total number of individuals who have tested positive up to 368,094.


The data shows there have been 5,985 total deaths from the coronavirus in the state so far.  Of those deaths, 2,327 were residents of long term care facilities.


A vaccine dashboard on the Department of Health’s website shows 1,198,136 people are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, while 215,832 people have received the first dose of the vaccine.