Darren Doyle, story:
Edmonson County's known positive COVID cases rose from 13 to 17 this week, according to a press release from the Barren River District Health Department.
The BRDHD reported a total case number of 175 (going back to March) with a total of 146 recoveries and 12 deaths reported from COVID. Edmonson County ranks next to last in total number of cases in the district, with only Metcalfe County having fewer cases (169).
Deaths have remained the same (12) for months; ten of which were reported from Edmonson Center. No new cases have been reported from residents at the facility since June.