321 new COVID-19 cases and five additional deaths


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Megan Teske

An additional 321 people have tested positive for COVID-19 and there have been five new deaths in Iowa since Sunday.

This brings the total of positive coronavirus cases to 45,802 people out of 488,136 people tested and the death toll in Iowa to 879, according to the Iowa Department of Public Health

A total of 33,115 people have recovered from COVID-19. 

In Story County, there have been six new positive cases of COVID-19 reported, bringing the total to 1,110 and no new deaths, leaving the number of deaths at 13. 

There have been 815 recoveries from COVID-19 in Story County.