Daily COVID count

Dallas County is reporting 2,916 cases of COVID-19 as of Saturday, an increase of eight cases since Friday. The death toll has been recalculated to 44.

Cases in Dallas County have increased by nearly 73 in since Monday and deaths by two, according to the Alabama Department of Public Health.

The vaccine has been administered in Dallas County for the last two weeks. It is now available to another round of those who qualify. Read more about that here.

Dallas County ranks in the "moderate risk category" on the state’s COVID-19 risk status indicator. For more information, see the Alabama Department of Public Health’s COVID-19 Risk Indicator Dashboard at alabamapublichealth.gov.

To see a dashboard of cases by county across the state, click here.

There are currently 399,150 confirmed cases in Alabama, an increase of 5,000 since Friday, and 5,299 deaths related to the virus, an increase of 108 since Friday. More than 1.95 million tests were conducted as of Jan. 9, according to the Alabama Department of Public Health.

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