December 2, 2021

Coronavirus briefs 8/29

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Cortland County cases still at 92

Cortland County reported no new confirmed COVID-19 cases Friday, the number of confirmed cases remaining at 92.

In all, 520 cases have been confirmed in Cayuga, Tompkins and Cortland counties and five people have died.

The Cortland County Health Department was monitoring 138 patients, none of them confirmed positive. None were hospitalized, although six have been. The Cortland County Health Department has received 18,906 negative test results. Ninety-two people have recovered. The county has reported no deaths.

Tompkins County reported two new cases Thursday, the number of confirmed cases rising to 251, according to the state Health Department. A total of 53,199 people were tested. Two people have died.

In Cayuga County, the state Department of Health reported one new case Thursday, the number of confirmed cases rising to 177. The state reports 26,753 people have been tested. Three people have died.