The Pulaski County Health Department reports there were 94 new Covid cases reported in the county for the period of October 3rd through the 9th. This is slightly lower than the number from the week before. The total of new cases from September 19th through October 2nd is 290 with 3 additional deaths. The number of Covid deaths this year is 24 with 22 of those occurring since July 1st. On the vaccination front, 303 county residents with compromised immune systems, or age 65 and over, have received the third booster dose of the Pfizer vaccine.
As reported Wednesday, the completely vaccinated rate in Pulaski County is 54.2 percent.