Iredell plans mass COVID-19 testing site

The site will be one part of an effort to increase the volume of COVID-19 tests administered locally, Iredell Health Department spokeswoman Megan Redford said Saturday. Iredell has had its two highest weekly totals of new cases in May. Redford acknowledged that the county has increased testing, but declined to say how much that has impacted the number of new […]

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Lincoln has lower COVID-19 rate than neighboring counties

3 of 6 new cases in past week are in Denver area

Lincoln County added six new COVID-19 cases over the past week, bringing its total to 46, according to health officials. Just a dozen of those involve people whose cases are still considered active and who remain in isolation, the Lincoln County Health Department reported late Friday. Thirty-four people who had COVID-19 are now considered recovered, and four people are isolated […]