Governor Reynolds opened her Thursday press conference in normal fashion by giving an update on covid-19 cases around Iowa.
The IDPH has split Iowa into 6 regions for covid-19 assessment each region is scored on a 10 scale in terms of severity. Region 6 in Eastern Iowa which includes Cedar Rapids and surrounding areas inclined to a 10 thursday prompting the Governor to increase restrictions in only region 6.
The Governor then went on to talk about a new covid-19 related PSA the state is releasing featuring Ashton Kutcher.
Governor Reynolds then closed with these words of encouragement.
The comments of Governor Reynolds are courtesy of the Iowa PBS Youtube Channel.