A data audit at the end of 2020, by the Indiana State Department of Health adjusted upward more than 1,500 the deaths due to COVID-19 not previously recorded. Boone County’s share added more than 20 deaths to 86 total since the beginning of the pandemic. That number is up from 64 in late January. Cases of COVID-19 are dropping locally and statewide. Last week, Boone County only had 128 cases. More details in the Lebanon Reporter.