July 3
2020
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Total Cases
23,866
Day's Increase
596
% Increase
2.6%
Hospitalizations
1,529
Total Deaths
181

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Holiday update shows 676 new coronavirus cases in Utah

Graham Dudley, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 4th - 12:21pm

The Utah Department of Health reported 676 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 on the Fourth of July.

Coronavirus updates: 596 more cases, 5 more deaths; census deadline extended

KSL.com Staff  |  Updated Jul 3rd - 9:38pm

Here are the latest updates on COVID-19 from Utah and around the world.

Utah researchers' findings show most residents 'highly susceptible' to COVID-19 infection

Wendy Leonard, KSL  |  Posted Jul 3rd - 7:01pm

The number of Utahns with antibodies from the novel coronavirus is lower than researchers expected, indicating we have “a highly susceptible population.”

Utah sees 596 new COVID-19 cases, 5 more deaths ahead of holiday weekend

Yvette Cruz, KSL.com  |  Updated Jul 3rd - 2:24pm

Utah health officials report 596 new cases of COVID-19 and five more deaths ahead of the holiday weekend as state leaders push to avoid another spike in cases.

Orem Driver License office employee tests positive for COVID-19

Garna Mejia, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 3rd - 8:41am

Officials with the Driver License Division office in Orem confirmed one of their 30 or so employees tested positive for COVID-19, but there are concerns the public wasn’t properly informed.

From big cities to backyards, July 4 not usual blowout bash

Brian Mahoney, Associated Press  |  Updated Jul 2nd - 10:16pm

The idea sounds almost un-American. This Fourth of July, people are being urged to stay home.

Utah woman says staying healthy before getting COVID-19 helped her survive

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 2nd - 9:50pm

Coronavirus has taken a deadly toll on so many throughout the world, and for those who do recover, it's not easy. One Utah woman believes staying active and healthy before she got sick made a difference in her survival.

Coronavirus updates: Salt Lake County extends mask order; coronavirus cases on the rise across US

KSL.com Staff  |  Updated Jul 2nd - 8:40pm

Here are the latest updates on COVID-19 from Utah and around the world.

Confirmed coronavirus cases are rising in 40 of 50 states

Jake Coyle and Terry Spencer, Associated Press  |  Updated Jul 2nd - 7:31pm

Four U.S. states — Arizona, California, Florida and Texas — reported a combined 25,000 new confirmed coronavirus cases Thursday as the infection curve rose in 40 of the 50 states heading into the July Fourth holiday weekend.

Jobless claims up 1% in Utah, still at record levels

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Updated Jul 2nd - 3:23pm

The volume of out-of-work Utahns filing for financial assistance is continuing at a historic pace.

US unemployment falls to 11%, but new shutdowns are underway

Christopher Rugaber, Associated Press  |  Updated Jul 2nd - 2:07pm

U.S. unemployment fell to 11.1% in June as the economy added a solid 4.8 million jobs, the government reported Thursday. But the job-market recovery may already be faltering because of a new round of closings and layoffs triggered by a resurgence of the coronavirus.

Utah sees 554 new cases of COVID-19, 3 more deaths ahead of holiday weekend

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Updated Jul 2nd - 1:43pm

Utah’s number of COVID-19 cases has increased by 554 from Wednesday, with three new reported deaths, according to the Utah Department of Health.

Hospitals to expand testing sites, hours to keep up with demand

Brittany Tait, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 2nd - 9:07am

Intermountain Healthcare officials said they are seeing a 50% increase in those wanting to be tested for coronavirus.

59 inmates test positive for coronavirus in outbreak at Washington County jail

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Jul 2nd - 7:22am

Nearly 60 of about 300 inmates at the Washington County jail have tested positive for the coronavirus.

Coronavirus updates: 499 new COVID cases, 1 new death; 2 businesses defied state guidelines

KSL.com Staff  |  Updated Jul 1st - 10:52pm

Here are the latest updates on COVID-19 from Utah and around the world.

499 new COVID-19 cases, 1 death as 500K masks delivered to Utah students, teachers

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Updated Jul 1st - 1:30pm

Utah’s number of COVID-19 cases increased by 499 from Tuesday, with one new reported death.

Bars? Restaurants? Pools? Mitt Romney wants people to know where COVID-19 risk is greatest

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 1st - 1:13pm

Sen. Mitt Romney wants the nation’s medical experts to pinpoint where people are at the greatest risk for COVID-19, especially given the recent surge in positive cases across the country.

Courts remain in 'red' phase with jury trials on pause

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Jul 1st - 7:43am

As most court hearings continue to be held over video and jury trials are being postponed, Utah’s court system does not anticipate a return to normal for at least six months.

China researchers discover new swine flu with 'pandemic potential'

Jessie Yeung, CNN  |  Posted Jul 1st - 6:45am

Chinese researchers have discovered a new type of swine flu that can infect humans and has the potential to cause a future pandemic, according to a study released on Monday, though scientists have cautioned that the virus does not pose an immediate global health threat.