Only five active COVID-19 cases in Marion County

Marion County Emergency Management logo from its website.

Of the 41 individuals who have tested positive for COVID-19 in Marion County, only five of them are still considered to have their cases qualified as “active”.

More offices are opening around the county, including the CROSS Mental Health office. Visitors are encouraged to wear face masks. They ask that individuals make an appointment for services. It can be done via phone/text/email (641)828-2238 Ext 144, work cell (641) 218-1722 and/or email

For the state, there have been 20,017 positive cases. Of those, 11,638 have recovered and 560 Iowa deaths are attributed to the virus. There have been 164,013 Iowans tested and 143,565 have tested negative.