Local COVID-19 Updates

MAY 28: Five New Cases and 2 More Deaths in Dubuque County 
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MAY 27: Six New Cases in Dubuque County, 658 More Cases and 15 Deaths in Iowa
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MAY 26: No New Cases or Deaths in Dubuque County, 145 More Cases and 19 Deaths in Iowa
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MAY 25: Five More Cases in Dubuque County, 344 More and Seven Deaths in Iowa
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MAY 24: Nine Additional Cases in Dubuque County, 418 More in Iowa
Maintenance to the IDPH COVID-19 website has concluded and updated statistics are now available. CLICK HERE for the full update.

MAY 23: Two Additional Cases in Dubuque County
Since 2 p.m. yesterday, the Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) reported two additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Dubuque County, bringing the county total to 309. The next update will be issued on Monday. CLICK HERE for more information.

MAY 22: Dubuque County Targeted Testing Program Tests Almost 875 This Week
From Monday, May 18, through Friday, May 22, the Dubuque Visiting Nurses Association (VNA) collected test samples from approximately 575 individuals at VNA site and nearly 300 test samples were collected from individuals at local congregate living facilities. CLICK HERE for the full update.

MAY 21: Test Iowa Testing Criteria Expanded
Today, Governor Reynolds announced that the testing criteria for the Test Iowa program has been expanded to any Iowan who wants to be tested through this program. CLICK HERE for the full update.

MAY 20: 246 New Cases and 13 Deaths in Iowa, 8 More Cases in Dubuque County
Since yesterday’s Dubuque County update, the Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) was notified of 246 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Iowa, including 8 additional cases in Dubuque County. CLICK HERE for the full update.

MAY 19: 12 More Cases and Additional Death in Dubuque County
As of 3:30 p.m. today, the Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) was notified of 394 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Iowa, including 12 additional cases in Dubuque County. CLICK HERE for the full update.

MAY 18: 304 New Cases and 4 Deaths in Iowa, 12 More Cases in Dubuque County 
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) was notified of 304 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Iowa, including 14 additional cases in Dubuque County. CLICK HERE for the full update.

MAY 17: 602 New Cases and 15 Deaths in Iowa Since Friday, 15 More Cases in Dubuque County
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MAY 15: 374 New Cases and 18 Deaths in Iowa, 11 More Cases in Dubuque County
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) was notified of 374 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Iowa, including 11 additional cases in Dubuque County. CLICK HERE for the full update.

MAY 14: Three More Cases and One Additional Death in Dubuque County
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) was notified of 386 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Iowa, including three additional cases in Dubuque County. CLICK HERE for the full update.

MAY 13: 377 New Cases and 17 Deaths in Iowa, 32 More Cases and 2 Deaths in Dubuque County
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) was notified of 377 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Iowa, including 32 additional cases in Dubuque County. This is the largest single-day increase in cases for Dubuque County and the vast majority of the new cases are related to last week’s targeted testing program which tested approximately 1,450 people. CLICK HERE for the full update.

MAY 12: 539 New Cases and 18 Deaths in Iowa, 6 More Cases in Dubuque County 
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) was notified of 539 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Iowa, including six additional cases in Dubuque County.  Iowa now has a total of 12,912 positive cases and Dubuque County has 197. CLICK HERE for the full update.

MAY 11: 414 New Cases and 6 Deaths in Iowa, 6 More Cases in Dubuque County  
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) was notified of 414 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Iowa, including six additional cases in Dubuque County.  Iowa now has a total of 12,373 positive cases and Dubuque County has 197.  CLICK HERE for the full update.

MAY 10: 10 Additional Dubuque County Cases and Another Death Since Friday
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) was notified of 502 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Iowa since Friday, including 10 additional cases in Dubuque County.  Iowa now has a total of 11,959 positive cases and Dubuque County has 191. CLICK HERE for the full update.

MAY 8: Targeted Testing Update and New Case Counts
More than 1,450 people were tested over the last three days through a targeted testing program in Dubuque County. Six new cases and an additional death were announced for the county today. CLICK HERE for the full update.

MAY 7: Governor’s New Proclamation & Dubuque County
Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds issued a new proclamation on Wednesday evening, March 6, that has some statewide implications and some that apply to the 22-county group that includes Dubuque County. CLICK HERE for the full update.

MAY 6: 293 New Cases and 12 Deaths in Iowa, Six More Cases in Dubuque County
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) was notified of 293 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Iowa, including six additional cases in Dubuque County.  Iowa now has a total of 10,404 positive cases and Dubuque County has 162. CLICK HERE for the full update.

MAY 5: 408 New Cases and 19 Deaths in Iowa, Four More Cases in Dubuque County
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) was notified of 408 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Iowa, including 4 additional cases in Dubuque County. CLICK HERE for the full update.

MAY 4: 534 New Cases and Four Deaths in Iowa, 16 More Cases in Dubuque County
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) was notified of 534 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Iowa, including 16 additional cases in Dubuque County.  Iowa now has a total of 9,703 positive cases and Dubuque County has 152. CLICK HERE for the full update.

MAY 3: 11 New Cases and Another Death in Dubuque County, 528 New Cases and Nine Deaths in Iowa
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MAY 2: 757 New Cases and Five Deaths in Iowa, 16 More Cases in Dubuque County
1,329 Dubuque County residents have been tested to date, with 1,204 of those test results being negative for a 9% positive test rate.  CLICK HERE for the full update.

MAY 1: 739 New Cases and Eight Deaths in Iowa, Seven More Cases in Dubuque County
15 Dubuque County COVID-19 patients are currently hospitalized, 21 Dubuque County residents who tested positive have recovered, and 1,240 Dubuque County residents have been tested to date. CLICK HERE for the full update.

APRIL 30: 302 New Cases and 14 Deaths in Iowa, 5 More Cases and Additional Death in Dubuque County
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) was notified of 302 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Iowa, including five additional cases in Dubuque County.  Iowa now has a total of 7,145 positive cases and Dubuque County has 102. CLICK HERE for the full update. 

APRIL 29: 467 New Cases and 12 Deaths in Iowa, Nine More Cases Confirmed in Dubuque County 
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) was notified of 467 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Iowa, including nine additional cases in Dubuque County.  Iowa now has a total of 6,843 positive cases and Dubuque County has 97. CLICK HERE for the full update.

APRIL 28: Long-Term Care Facility Outbreak, Additional Death, and Case Confirmed in Dubuque County
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) and Dubuque County Public Health have identified four cases of COVID-19 in a long-term care facility in Dubuque County. The cases include both staff and residents at Dubuque Specialty Care in Dubuque.  This was one of seven new outbreaks at long-term care facilities in Iowa announced today. CLICK HERE for the full update.

APRIL 27: Governor’s New Proclamation Continues Restrictions for Dubuque County
Today, Gov. Reynolds signed a new proclamation continuing the State Public Health Emergency Declaration until May 27. The proclamation loosens social distancing measures in 77 of Iowa’s 99 counties effective Friday, May 1. Dubuque County is NOT included in those 77 counties.  The proclamation continues other restrictions until 11:50 p.m. on Friday, May 15, 2020. CLICK HERE for the full update.

APRIL 27: Dubuque County Death and Eight More Cases
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) has reported that a Dubuque County resident, an older adult (61-80 years), who tested positive for COVID-19 has died. This is the second COVID-19 death in Dubuque County. CLICK HERE for the full update.

APRIL 26: 384 New Cases in Iowa, 10 More in Dubuque County
The IDPH was notified of 384 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Iowa, including an additional 10 cases in Dubuque County. CLICK HERE for the full update.

APRIL 25: 648 New Cases in Iowa, 8 More in Dubuque County
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) was notified of 648 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Iowa including eight more in Dubuque County. Five more people with COVID-19 in Iowa have died. CLICK HERE for the full update.

APRIL 24: 521 New Cases in Iowa, 10 More in Dubuque County
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) was notified of 521 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Iowa including 10 more in Dubuque County (6 adults, 1 middle-aged adult, and 3 older adults). CLICK HERE for the full update.

APRIL 24: 521 New Cases in Iowa, 10 More in Dubuque County
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) was notified of 521 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Iowa including 10 more in Dubuque County (6 adults, 1 middle-aged adult, and 3 older adults). CLICK HERE for the full update.

APRIL 23: 176 New Cases in Iowa, Three More in Dubuque County
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) was notified of 176 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Iowa including three more in Dubuque County, two middle-age adults and one older adult. Iowa now has a total of 3,924 positive cases and Dubuque County has 52. CLICK HERE for the full update.

APRIL 22: 107 New Cases in Iowa, One More in Dubuque County
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) was notified of 107 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Iowa including one more in Dubuque County, an adult (18-40 years). Iowa now has a total of 3,748 positive cases and Dubuque County has 49. CLICK HERE for the full update.

APRIL 21: 482 New Cases in Iowa, Two More in Dubuque County
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) was notified of 482 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Iowa including two more in Dubuque County, both middle-aged adults (41-60 years). CLICK HERE for the full update.

APRIL 20: 257 New Cases in Iowa, Two More in Dubuque County  
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) was notified of 257 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Iowa including two more in Dubuque County, one middle-age adult and one older adult. Four more people with COVID-19 in Iowa have died, bringing the statewide total to 79. CLICK HERE for the full update.

APRIL 19: 570 New Iowa Cases and 11 Deaths Since Friday
The IDPH was notified of 570 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Iowa since Friday, including four more in Dubuque County, one adult, two middle-age adults, and one elderly adult. CLICK HERE for the full update.

APRIL 17: 191 New Cases in Iowa, One More in Dubuque County
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) was notified of 191 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Iowa including one more in Dubuque County, one adult (18-40 years). Four more people with COVID-19 in Iowa have died, bringing the statewide total to 64. Iowa now has a total of 2,332 positive cases and Dubuque County has 40. CLICK HERE for the full update.

APRIL 16: Governor Issues Proclamation for Region Including Dubuque County
Today, Gov. Reynolds signed a new proclamation continuing the State Public Health Emergency Declaration and implementing additional measures Regional Medical Coordination Centers (RMCC) Region 6, which includes Allamakee, Benton, Black Hawk, Bremer, Buchanan, Clayton, Delaware, Dubuque, Fayette, Grundy, Howard, Jones, Linn, and Winneshiek counties. CLICK HERE for the full update.

APRIL 15: 96 New Cases in Iowa, Two More in Dubuque County
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) has been notified of 96 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Iowa for a state total of 1,995 positive cases. Two additional cases were reported in Dubuque County, two middle-age adults (41-60 years), bringing the county total to 37. CLICK HERE for the full update.

APRIL 14: 189 New Cases and 6 More Deaths in Iowa
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) has been notified of 189 additional positive cases for a total of 1,899 positive cases in Iowa. Additionally, six more deaths were reported. No additional cases were reported today for Dubuque County. CLICK HERE for the full update.

APRIL 13: 123 Additional Cases and Two Deaths in Iowa
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) has been notified of 123 additional positive cases in Iowa for a total of 1,710 positive cases. No additional positive cases were reported for Dubuque County today. CLICK HERE for the full update.

APRIL 12:  199 Additional Cases in Iowa Since Friday, Three More in Dubuque County
Three additional cases were announced for Dubuque County today: one adult (18-40 years) and two middle-age adults (41-60 years). CLICK HERE for the full update.

APRIL 10: 118 Additional Cases in Iowa, One More in Dubuque County
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) has been notified of 118 additional positive cases for a total of 1,388 positive cases. There is one additional positive case in Dubuque County, one middle-age adult (41-60 years), which brings the county total to 32. CLICK HERE for the full update.

APRIL 9: 125 Additional Cases in Iowa, Three More in Dubuque County
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) Officials today reported 125 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Iowa, including three more in Dubuque County: one adult (18-40 years) and two middle-age adults (41-60 years). CLICK HERE for the full update.

APRIL 8: 97 Additional Cases in Iowa, One Additional Death
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) has been notified of 97 additional positive cases for a total of 1,145 positive cases in Iowa. CLICK HERE for the full update.

APRIL 7: Three More Cases in Dubuque County and 102 Additional Cases in Iowa 
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) has been notified of three additional positive cases in Dubuque County, one adult (18-40 years), one middle age (41-60 years),  and one older adult (61-80 years).  This brings the total number of positive cases confirmed in Dubuque County to 28. CLICK HERE for the full update.

APRIL 6: 78 Additional Cases and 3 Deaths in Iowa, One More Case in Dubuque County 
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) has been notified of 78 additional positive cases in Iowa for a total of 946 positive cases. One additional positive case, a middle-age adult (41-60 years), was reported for Dubuque County. Three additional deaths were reported or Iowa today. CLICK HERE for the full update.

APRIL 6: State Defines Restrictions for Worship Services
As Easter Sunday approaches, the Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) has issued guidelines for worship centers considering “drive-in” services. CLICK HERE for details.

APRIL 5:  170 More Cases in Iowa Since Friday, Two More in Dubuque County
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) has been notified of 170 additional positive cases of COVID-19 cases since Friday, including two middle-aged adults in Dubquue County.  CLICK HERE for the full update. 

APRIL 3: 85 More Cases in Iowa, One More in Dubuque County
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) has been notified of 85 additional positive cases of Iowans with COVID-19, for a total of 699 positive cases. There is one additional positive case of an older adult (61-80 years) in Dubuque County. CLICK HERE for the full update.

APRIL 2: 66 Additional Cases and Two More Deaths in Iowa 
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) has been notified of 66 additional positive cases of Iowans with COVID-19, for a total of 614 positive cases. According to IDPH, two additional deaths were reported; 2 older adults (61-80) of Linn County. CLICK HERE for the full update.

APRIL 1: 52 Additional Positive Cases in Iowa, One Additional in Dubuque County
IDPH has been notified of 52 additional positive cases of Iowans with COVID-19, including one additional case for Dubuque County, for a total of 549 positive cases. CLICK HERE for the full update.

MARCH 31: Update from the County Public Health Incident Management Team
This update includes the latest from the IDPH, the video update, reminders on physical distancing, and mask donation info.   CLICK HERE for the full update

MARCH 30: Local Healthcare Provider Media Conference & Case Updates
Dubuque’s four main healthcare providers held a media conference and the IDPH reported 88 additional positive cases of Iowans with COVID-19, including five in Dubuque County. CLICK HERE for the full update.

MARCH 29: Eight Additional Positive Cases in Dubuque County since Friday
The IDPH has been notified of 102 additional positive cases in Iowa, including eight in Dubuque County, since Friday. The IDPH also issued guidelines for Iowan’s interested in making homemade masks. CLICK HERE for the full announcement.

MARCH 27: Update from the Dubuque County Public Health Incident Management Team
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) has been notified of 56 additional positive cases of Iowans with COVID-19, including two in Dubuque County, for a total of 235 positive cases in Iowa. CLICK HERE for the full announcement.

MARCH 26: Governor Continues and Expands Public Health Emergency Declaration
Gov. Reynolds signed a new proclamation this afternoon continuing the State Public Health Emergency Declaration. CLICK HERE for the full announcement.

MARCH 26: Update from the Dubuque County Public Health Incident Management Team
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) has been notified of 34 additional positive cases of Iowans with COVID-19, for a total of 179 positive cases. CLICK HERE for the full announcement.

MARCH 24: Dubuque County Resident is Iowa’s First COVID-19 Death
The Dubuque County Public Health Incident Management Team was notified this afternoon by the Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) that a Dubuque County resident with COVID-19 has passed away. CLICK HERE for the full announcement.

MARCH 24: Update from the Dubuque County Public Health Incident Management Team
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) has been notified of 19 additional positive cases of Iowans with COVID-19, for a total of 124 positive cases in 30 counties. There were no new cases confirmed for Dubuque County so the county’s total remains at 6. CLICK HERE for the full announcement.

MARCH 23: Dubuque Mayor Urges Residents to Stay Home
Dubuque Mayor Roy D. Buol is strongly recommending all residents to voluntarily stay home for at least 14 days in an effort to slow the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). CLICK HERE for the full announcement.

MARCH 23: Update from the Dubuque County Public Health Incident Management Team
Two more positive cases were confirmed in Dubuque County. This update also includes information on additional testing, self-isolation for those who traveled out of state, notification of exposure to COVID-19, new temporary business closures, and the suspension of property foreclosures. CLICK HERE for the full update.

MARCH 22: Two More Cases Confirmed in Dubuque County
This brings the Dubuque County total to four positive cases and the Iowa total to 90. CLICK HERE for the full IDPH announcement

MARCH 21: Second Case of COVID-19 Confirmed in Dubuque County
A second case of coronavirus(COVID-19) was confirmed in Dubuque County. CLICK HERE for the full announcement.

MARCH 19: First Case of COVID-19 Confirmed in Dubuque County
A case of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has been confirmed in Dubuque County. According to the Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH), the individual is self-isolating at home. CLICK HERE for the full announcement.

MARCH 17: Mayor Declares State of Emergency in Dubuque
Gatherings of 10 or more people are prohibited, some City facilities are closed to the public, and many City activities and programs are canceled. CLICK HERE for the full announcement.

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