By Liz Shepherd
WARSAW — Between noon Friday, June 19, and noon Monday, June 22, the Kosciusko County Health Department reported a total of 29 new COVID-19 cases. This brings the county’s total number of reported cases to 408 positive cases, with two deaths.
Currently, 162 Kosciusko County residents have recovered from COVID-19. Ten cases are hospitalized active cases, with 236 cases classified as active. A “hospitalized active case” consists of any active cases that are currently or have been hospitalized at all during their illness. However, consistent with non-hospitalized cases, once their 21-day active period is completed, they are considered recovered.
Statewide, the latest posting on the Indiana State Department of Health website shows the number of COVID-19 deaths in Indiana rose to 2,363.
The total positive number of COVID-19 cases in Indiana is now at 42,633. More than 418,000 Hoosiers have been tested for COVID-19.
Locally, Fulton County has 62 positive cases, Whitley County has 72 positive cases, and Wabash County has 95 positive cases. Marshall County has 365 positive cases, Noble County has 374 positive cases, and Elkhart County has 2,625 positive cases.
In other northern Indiana counties, Lake County has 4,437 positive cases; Allen County has 2,427 positive cases; and St. Joseph County has 1,677 positive cases.
Marion County, which includes Indianapolis, has the most cases in the state at 10,962.
According to the Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center, more than 622,000 people in the United States have recovered from COVID-19.