Shelby County COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations trending upward

By , Daily Memphian Updated: October 31, 2020 1:27 PM CT | Published: October 31, 2020 12:57 PM CT

From Oct. 17 to Saturday, Oct. 31, the Shelby County Health Department reported an average of 268 new cases and 3,715 tests a day with a 7.2% positivity rate.


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Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf covers Bartlett and North Memphis neighborhoods for The Daily Memphian. He also analyzes COVID-19 data each week. Omer is a former Jackson Sun reporter and University of Memphis graduate.


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