Of the four new COVID-19 positive tests since Friday, the first person under the age of 9 to test positive was reported by the Dickinson County Health Department on Wednesday.

With no new positive cases reported from last Wednesday through Friday, the four on Wednesday increase the positive cases to 88.

The health department also reported the number that was released from isolation is 75, leaving the number recovering at seven.

Beside the one positive under the age of nine, two were in the 30 to 39 years of age group and one was between 50 and 59.

Statewide the number of positive cases increased 2,190 over the Labor Day weekend.

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

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