The Jackson County Health Department reported one new case of COVID-19 (the coronavirus) in the county in its most recent update issued on Friday afternoon. This runs the county’s total to 61 confirmed cases and five probable cases as a previous probable case has now been confirmed. There are 15 active cases, which would indicate 50 cases have recovered. There are two current persons hospitalized, but there have been no related deaths in Jackson County since the first local case was reported on April 7.

Also, on Friday afternoon, the Vinton County Health Department reported one new case in Vinton County, which pushed the county’s grand total to 30 confirmed cases, which include four active cases. Nobody is currently hospitalized and two deaths in Vinton County have been attributed to the coronavirus.