Two people have been hospitalized after testing positive for COVID-19, the Dickinson County Health Department reported in its Wednesday update.

The total number of positive cases remained at 34 but the report says five more people have recovered, increasing the recovery number to 25 since Monday.

There were 17 new tests reported since Monday’s report.

The state of Kansas also reported one new death, bringing that number to 308.

Contact Tim Horan at editor@abilene-rc.com.

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