October 24, 2021

Coronavirus briefs 5/18

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Cortland: 39 Tompkins: 139 Cayuga: 68

Cortland County reported no new cases of COVID-19 over the weekend, remaining at 39 cases.

In total, three people have died in Cayuga, Tompkins and Cortland counties.

The Cortland County Health Department was monitoring 29 patients; none is hospitalized, although six have been. The Cortland County Health Department has received 1,960 negative test results from health care providers. Thirty-two people have recovered.

Tompkins County reported three new cases Saturday, raising the number of confirmed cases to 139 among 6,407 tested people, the state Department of Health reported. The Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center reported 138 cases. Two people have died.

The Cayuga County Health Department reported two new cases over the weekend, raising the number to 68. One person has died; none are hospitalized. Another 15 are quarantined and 11 are in isolation. It awaits test results on 260 people and has tested 1,935.

Cincy cancels holiday events

The Cincinnatus American Legion has canceled all formal Memorial Day services for this year, the legion said Sunday.