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MAQUOKETA, Iowa – A Maquoketa child care facility will remain closed due to a positive test result for COVID-19.

Sunshine Learning Center announced today that it will be closed until July 27. The announcement does not specify if the positive result came from a child served by the center, a staff member or someone else. 

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The facility originally announced it was closed on Friday while officials awaited test results.

The announcement states that a staff member will contact parents with more information and that the staff are in close contact with the Iowa Department of Public Health.