October 23, 2021

Coronavirus briefs 7/3

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Cortland County’s number of virus cases remains at 50

Cortland County reported no new COVID-19 cases Thursday, the number of confirmed cases remaining at 50.

In all, 347 cases have been confirmed and four people have died in Cayuga, Tompkins and Cortland counties.

The Cortland County Health Department was monitoring 26 patients; none is hospitalized, although six have been. The Cortland County Health Department has received 8,515 negative test results. Forty-nine people have recovered. The county has reported no deaths.

Tompkins County reported one new case Wednesday, the number rising to 178 among 19,492 people who have been tested. Two people have died.

The Cayuga County Health Department has not issued a report since Monday, but the state Health Department recorded four new cases Tuesday, although none Wednesday, bringing the number of confirmed cases to at least 119. Two people have died and 12,403 people have been tested.