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Worst is coming, governor, hospital officials warn in plea to Iowans to take COVID-19 safety precautions

Gov. Kim Reynolds said Thursday she has approved sending $25 million in CARES money the state received to Iowa hospitals for COVID-19 relief, based on average hospital censuses in September and October. Report includes an IowaWatch podcast on hospital capacity and financing.