That brings the total number of confirmed cases to 48,112, for a positivity rate of 9.4 percent, and 925 deaths since the pandemic began. The positivity rate has increased .1% within the last 24 hours.
Animals were the artists for various masterpieces, which the zoo is selling as part of their animal enrichment and art month. Every Saturday in the month of August, the art will be on sale on the zoo grounds.
Although the Mississippi Valley Fair was canceled due to COVID-19, local restaurants are making sure fair food favorites are still available. Smokin' Butt BBQ set up a booth in their parking lot to sell some of their favorite fair food items
Officials say two shooting victims were found at a home in the 1200 block of 12th Avenue. A 49-year-old man who was shot in the leg and a 52-year-old woman was shot in the arm and stomach while sitting on their front porch, according to police.
Dr. Bill Langley with Genesis hospital explains what’s known as Frank’s Sign and how a crease in the earlobe is often associated with heart disease. He also talked about the upcoming flu season and how it could be impacted by the coronavirus pandemic