The Columbia County Department of Health has released its numbers for today. Since yesterday, there have been 13 new cases of COVID-19. The number of active cases being reported today is 10 more than yesterday, from which it can be inferred that, since yesterday, 3 county residents have recovered from the virus. There are 11 fewer county residents in mandatory quarantine today than yesterday. The number hospitalized remains the same, but today one of those hospitalized is in the ICU. There has not been a death from COVID-19 reported in Columbia County since yesterday.
A year ago today, the CCDOH reported another death from COVID-19, bringing the total number of deaths attributed to COVID-19 at that time to 40. The CCDOH also reported 13 new cases of COVID-19. The total number of cases was 676, and the number of active cases was 71. There were 135 county residents in mandatory quarantine, 19 were hospitalized, and 3 were in the ICU.