(KFVS) - More than 900 coronavirus patients in the Heartland have died.
Local and state health officials reported 16 more deaths on Tuesday, December 1, bringing the total in our area to 902.
The number of cases in the Heartland is now more than 68,000 since the start of the pandemic. Nearly 53,000 of those people have recovered.
Currently, there are around 14,000 active COVID-19 cases in our viewing area.