The latest data released by the Indiana State Dept. of Health shows that on Oct. 1st the state hit a new high in daily COVID-19 cases.
Thursday the state saw 1,495 new cases.
As Indiana Public Broadcasting reported just two days ago, the state’s positivity rate is up and hospitalizations are at their highest level in a month. Two weeks ago, Indiana’s rate of COVID-19 spread was the sixth best in the nation. It’s now it's the fourth worst.
Gov. Holcomb just moved the state to Stage 5, the least restrictive phase in the reopening plan, as of last weekend.