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WAYNE COUNTY ADDS 100-PLUS COVID-19 CASES FOR 5TH TIME IN NINE DAYS

(Wayne County, IN)--Wayne County added another 107 Covid-19 cases Wednesday.  It marks the fifth time in the last nine days the county has seen at least a hundred new cases.  It’s the first time the county has had that many hundred-case days in that short of a time frame.  At Reid Health, though, there has been no significant increase in the number of Covid-19 patients.  There were 67 patients Thursday morning.  That’s on par with patient totals over the last month.  13 people are currently in the ICU.  Nine of those are on ventilators.