By Liz Shepherd
WARSAW — As of noon Thursday, June 4, the Kosciusko County Health Department reported 22 new cases of COVID-19. This brings the county’s number of positive cases to 205.
Statewide, the latest posting on the Indiana State Department of Health website shows the number of COVID-19 deaths in Indiana rose to 2,052.
The total positive number of COVID-19 cases in Indiana is now at 36,096. More than 285,000 Hoosiers have been tested for COVID-19.
Locally, Whitley County has 45 positive cases and Noble County has 268 positive cases. Marshall County has 178 positive cases, which is up from 147 reported on Wednesday, June 3. Elkhart County has 1,495 positive cases, which is up from 1,435 reported on Wednesday.
Fulton and Wabash Counties’ case numbers remain unchanged at 50 and 80, respectively.
In other northern Indiana counties, Lake County has 3,833 positive cases; Allen County has 1,753 positive cases; and St. Joseph County has 1,337 positive cases.
Marion County, which includes Indianapolis, has the most cases in the state at 10,095.
According to the Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center, more than 479,000 people have recovered from COVID-19.