December 2, 2021

Coronavirus briefs 7/22

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Cortland: 77 Tompkins: 209 Cayuga: 133

Cortland County reported three new confirmed COVID-19 cases Monday, increasing the number of confirmed cases to 77 — 27 new cases since July 3.

In all, 419 cases have been confirmed and five people have died in Cayuga, Tompkins and Cortland counties.

The Cortland County Health Department was monitoring 140 patients, 14 of them confirmed positive. None is hospitalized, although six have been. The Cortland County Health Department has received 11,521 negative test results. Sixty-three people have recovered. The county has reported no deaths.

Tompkins County reported no new cases Monday, the number remaining at 209, according to the state Health Department. A total of 25,437 people were tested as of Monday. Two people have died.

The Cayuga County Health Department reported two new cases since the weekend. As of Monday, the county had 133 confirmed cases. Three people have died. Forty-one are in quarantine; two are in isolation; two more are hospitalized.

Fiber Festival canceled

The Little York Fiber Festival has been canceled for 2020 because of the coronavirus pandemic, the Cortland Repertory Theatre has announced.

The event, which was to be a fundraiser for the theater group, was to be Oct. 10 and 11 at Dwyer Memorial Park in Preble. It will next appear Oct. 9 and 10, 2021.

For details on other Cortland Repertory Theatre events, visit