The Columbia County Department of Health has released its numbers for today. Since yesterday, there have been 22 new cases of COVID-19 and fourteen recoveries, increasing the number of active cases by eight to 96. The CCDOH is not reporting how many county residents are hospitalized today, but the number in the ICU remains the same as yesterday. So far in the month of December, there have been no deaths from COVID-19 in Columbia County.
New York Forward dashboard, however, reported earlier today that the positive percentage rate for yesterday was 2.9 percent and the seven day average was 3.3 percent.