Four new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Humboldt County, 278 total

By: Donovan W. Mann –

Humboldt, IA – Humboldt County Memorial Hospital is reporting a total of 278 COVID-19 cases in Humboldt County as of Oct. 16, 2020.

The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) and Humboldt County Public Health have identified four additional cases of COVID-19 in the county. One Humboldt County resident is in the 0-17 age group, two residents are in the 18-40 age group and one resident is in the 61-80 age group.  The county’s total case count is now up to 278.

At this time there have been 227 cases listed as inactive with 225 being confirmed as survivals and two deaths are reported by Humboldt County Public Health. Humboldt county’s active positive case count is 51.