BY: DAVID SHEPHERD, NEWS DIRECTOR
JASPER -- Officials are releasing a new batch of COVID-19 numbers at noon. They’ve also updated the county-by-county color codes.
Let’s start with the numbers. 35 new cases reported at noon in Dubois County. That brings our total to 1,939 since the pandemic began.
Our seven-day positivity rate stands at 14.6%. That’s up from yesterday’s 12.2%.
The state has also update the color codes. Dubois County is now under a CODE ORANGE designation. Perry County went up to a CODE RED.
Greater Jasper students in grades 8 - 12 move to virtual learning today due to the rising COVID numbers.
They are expected to return to class after the Thanksgiving break.