The Hopkins County Health Department in Hopkins County, Kentucky, released its weekly COVID-19 update on Monday.
In its weekly report Monday, HCHD said that one new COVID-19 death and 113 new positive cases of COVID-19 had been identified within the community.
Now, the health department says 198 total COVID-19 deaths and 8,171 total positive cases of COVID-19 have been identified in Hopkins County since the pandemic began.
In its last COVID-19 update on Oct. 11, the health department reported seven new COVID-19 deaths and 178 new positive COVID-19 cases.
The health department is now scheduled to release its next update on Oct. 25.