(Wayne County, IN)--The rate of growth of Covid-19 cases across the Whitewater Valley continues to slow, with couple of big exceptions. The number of Wayne County cases is now at 69, which is a 13% growth. It’s the second straight week that the growth rate has dropped. Union and Franklin County have had no new cases at all in the last week, and Preble County has added only one. Darke and Butler County are the exceptions. Darke has added 35 cases in the last week. Butler added 211 positives last week. That’s an increase of 36% with a total of 802 cases.