Special Report

Places Where COVID-19 Is Resurging

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14. Sully County, South Dakota
> Early pandemic peak daily growth rate: +23.6 new daily cases per 100,000 (Aug 15 to Aug 29)
> Middle pandemic lull: +2.0 new daily cases per 100,000 (Aug 30 to Sep 19)
> Most recent peak: +25.0 new cases per 100,000 (Sep 20 to Oct 4)
> Confirmed cases as of Oct 4: 1,202 per 100,000 — (total: 16)
> Deaths as of Oct 4: No deaths reported
> Population: 1,331

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13. Gray County, Kansas
> Early pandemic peak daily growth rate: +18.8 new daily cases per 100,000 (Jul 16 to Jul 30)
> Middle pandemic lull: +7.1 new daily cases per 100,000 (Aug 30 to Sep 19)
> Most recent peak: +25.2 new cases per 100,000 (Sep 20 to Oct 4)
> Confirmed cases as of Oct 4: 1,656 per 100,000 — (total: 100)
> Deaths as of Oct 4: No deaths reported
> Population: 6,037

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12. Hamilton County, Texas
> Early pandemic peak daily growth rate: +27.2 new daily cases per 100,000 (Jul 31 to Aug 14)
> Middle pandemic lull: +7.3 new daily cases per 100,000 (Aug 30 to Sep 19)
> Most recent peak: +29.7 new cases per 100,000 (Sep 20 to Oct 4)
> Confirmed cases as of Oct 4: 1,862 per 100,000 — (total: 154)
> Deaths as of Oct 4: 4
> Population: 8,269

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11. Yuma County, Colorado
> Early pandemic peak daily growth rate: +14.7 new daily cases per 100,000 (Jun 1 to Jun 15)
> Middle pandemic lull: +7.2 new daily cases per 100,000 (Aug 30 to Sep 19)
> Most recent peak: +32.1 new cases per 100,000 (Sep 20 to Oct 4)
> Confirmed cases as of Oct 4: 1,311 per 100,000 — (total: 132)
> Deaths as of Oct 4: 1
> Population: 10,069

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10. Haskell County, Kansas
> Early pandemic peak daily growth rate: +15.1 new daily cases per 100,000 (May 2 to May 16)
> Middle pandemic lull: +5.7 new daily cases per 100,000 (Aug 30 to Sep 19)
> Most recent peak: +34.6 new cases per 100,000 (Sep 20 to Oct 4)
> Confirmed cases as of Oct 4: 1,804 per 100,000 — (total: 73)
> Deaths as of Oct 4: No deaths reported
> Population: 4,047