version in VCS is newer than in repository, is it time to upload?

package:
protozero
severity:
normal
created:
2019-09-30
last updated:
2019-10-13

vcswatch reports that this package seems to have a new changelog entry (version 1.6.8-2, distribution UNRELEASED) and new commits in its VCS. You should consider whether it's time to make an upload.

Here are the relevant commit messages:
commit 57732368ab418df084bded0d3cf3da91c144c4ac
Author: Bas Couwenberg <sebastic@xs4all.nl>
Date:   Mon Sep 30 19:44:21 2019 +0200

    Bump Standards-Version to 4.4.1, no changes.