October 19, 2021

Coronavirus briefs 8/19

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Cortland: 91 Tompkins: 238 Cayuga: 164

Cortland County reported no new confirmed COVID-19 cases Tuesday, the number of confirmed cases remaining at 91, the seventh consecutive day without a confirmed positive case in the county.

In all, 493 cases have been confirmed in Cayuga, Tompkins and Cortland counties and five people have died.

The Cortland County Health Department was monitoring 137 patients, none of them confirmed positive. None were hospitalized, although six have been. The Cortland County Health Department has received 17,251 negative test results. Ninety-one people have recovered. The county has reported no deaths.

Tompkins County reported no new cases Monday, the number of cases remaining at 238, according to the state Health Department. A total of 39,979 people were tested. Two people have died.

In Cayuga County, the state Department of Health reported no new cases Monday, the number of cases confirmed to the state Department of Health remaining at 164. The state reports 24,090 people have been tested. Three people have died.