Carver County COVID-19 statistics, provided by Eric Sieger, county communications manager on Nov. 23:

4x: Increase in projected November cases over October cases in Carver County.

50%/15%: County testing numbers increased 50% over last week, but the percent of tests returning positive sits at 15% (note the second number lags two weeks).

4%: Percent of county residents diagnosed with COVID-19.

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Mark Olson, the Chaska and Chanhassen community editor who has worked in Carver County for 20 years, makes any excuse to write about local history. In his spare time, Mark enjoys perusing old books, watching blockbusters and taking Midwest road trips.