The Dubois County Health Department (DCHD) reported 12 new positive cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, bringing the county's total number of identified cases to date to 570.
The number of COVID-19 deaths in Dubois County remained at 11 as of Tuesday, with the county's most recent COVID-19 death being reported on July 24.
So far, 326 Dubois County residents have recovered from COVID-19 - showing a recovery rate of 57.1%.
DCHD says 4,582 residents have been tested for the virus so far, showing a positivity rate of 12.43% in the county.
Dubois County health officials have noted that the positive cases in the county continue to grow "at an alarming rate," now strongly urging the county's citizens to wear masks.
While Dubois County health officials have strongly urged county citizens to wear masks, Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb's statewide mask mandate, which went into effect on Monday, July 27, now orders all Indiana residents to do so.