Virus cases shoot up in Wood County

PARKERSBURG — Wood County’s number of positive COVID-19 cases has nearly doubled in a little more than a week.

According to a release this afternoon from the Mid-Ohio Valley Health Department, there have been 114 positive cases since March, 28 of them recorded in the last two days.

On June 25, the total was 59 cases.

A source of the new positive cases was not immediately known, a health department spokeswoman said.

Read more in this weekend’s edition of The Parkersburg News and Sentinel.


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