Iowa refuses to close bars and demand masks as Covid-19 cases rise in cities | American News


Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds refuses to implement a White House Coronavirus Task Force recommendation to close bars and demand people wear masks after Covid-19 infections spike in some cities of the state.Meanwhile, coronavirus cases have risen sharply across the Midwest in recent weeks, putting the region at the forefront of the U.S. pandemic. The region had six of the eight states with the highest number of new Covid-19 cases in early September, although infections have fallen in other parts of the United States, previously among the worst affected.

North Dakota has the highest number of positive cases per capita in the country over the past 14 days. Iowa and South Dakota experience the highest percentage increases. Missouri has seen more than 1,300 new cases per day on average over the past week.


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