Putnam County tops 500-case mark

Monday, September 14, 2020

With 34 new cases over a three-day period, Putnam County has now had 507 cases of COVID-19 since March.

According to the Indiana State Department of Health, the county reported 17 new cases on Friday, 12 more on Saturday and five on Sunday.

Of these new cases, 12 apparently came from Putnamville Correctional Facility, as the prison increased its numbers from 185 to 197 over the same three-day period.

Of Putnamville’s 197 confirmed cases, 180 have recovered.

DePauw University also reported one new positive case on Monday, bringing its total to eight since students returned to class late last month.

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  • 507 cases total in Putnam County since March.

    Of these 507 cases, how many have recovered?

    How many are still sick with it?

    How many have passed, due to it?

    How many have passed with underlying conditions?

    WHY DO YOU NOT REPORT THESE FACTS AS WELL?

    -- Posted by FactswithoutBS on Mon, Sep 14, 2020, at 8:15 PM
  • Latest data from Johns Hopkins is 502 cases 8 deaths. Assume most people who were diagnosed over 21 days ago have recovered.

    -- Posted by techphcy on Mon, Sep 14, 2020, at 8:48 PM
  • Facts: you might find www.coronavirus.in.gov it doesnt have all the info you are looking for but it does have some. It can be broken down into county as well.

    -- Posted by BJCP76 on Tue, Sep 15, 2020, at 9:23 AM
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