(Wayne County, IN)--On Thursday, Wayne County reported its highest single-day number of positive cases of Covid-19 since the outbreak began with 42 new positives. It continues a trend of a sharp increase in daily cases. In the last seven days, Wayne County has had 182 new positives. It took Wayne County four months to reach that total at the start of the outbreak. Wayne County is averaging 26 new daily cases over the last week. Last month, it was averaging less than three cases per day.