By Liz Shepherd
WARSAW — Between noon Friday, June 12, and noon Monday, June 15, the Kosciusko County Health Department received a total of 30 new COVID-19 cases. This brings the county’s total number of cases to 336, with two deaths.
Beginning this week, KCHD will be scaling back on the frequency of its daily situation reports due to the increase in cases and demographical information being analyzed. Reports will be released on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
Statewide, the latest posting on the Indiana State Department of Health website shows the number of COVID-19 deaths in Indiana rose to 2,265.
The total positive number of COVID-19 cases in Indiana is now at 40,786. More than 363,000 Hoosiers have been tested for COVID-19.
Locally, Fulton County has 56 positive cases, Whitley County has 64 positive cases, Marshall County has 315 positive cases, and Noble County has 341 positive cases. Elkhart County has 2,248 positive cases, which is up from 2,168 reported on Sunday, June 14.
Wabash County’s case number remains unchanged at 88.
In other northern Indiana counties, Lake County has 4,211 positive cases; Allen County has 2,261 positive cases; and St. Joseph County has 1,571 positive cases.
Marion County, which includes Indianapolis, has the most cases in the state at 10,834.
According to the Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center, more than 576,000 people in the United States have recovered from COVID-19.