November 30, 2021

Coronavirus briefs 8/3

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Cortland County cases still at 88

Cortland County reported no new confirmed COVID-19 cases over the weekend, the number of confirmed cases remaining at 88 — 38 new cases since July 3.

In all, 466 cases have been confirmed in Cayuga, Tompkins and Cortland counties and five people have died.

The Cortland County Health Department was monitoring 162 patients, five of them confirmed positive. None is hospitalized, although six have been. The Cortland County Health Department has received 14,265 negative test results. Eighty-three people have recovered. The county has reported no deaths.

Tompkins County reported two new cases Friday and Saturday, the number rising to 230, according to the state Health Department. A total of 31,939 people were tested. Two people have died.

The state Department of Health reported five new cases Friday and Saturday in Cayuga County, the number of confirmed cases rising to 148. The state reports 20,138 people have been tested. Three people have died.