The Columbia County Department of Health has released its numbers for today. Since yesterday, there have been thirteen new cases of COVID-19. The number of active cases being reported today is eight fewer than yesterday, from which it can be inferred that, since yesterday, 21 county residents have recovered from the virus. There are 24 fewer county residents in mandatory quarantine today than yesterday, but the number hospitalized remains the same. None of those hospitalized is in the ICU. There has not been a death from COVID-19 in Columbia County since Monday, September 27.
The New York Forward dashboard has not been updated since yesterday.
A year ago today, the CCDOH reported 1 new case of COVID-19. The total number of cases was 565, and the number of active cases was 10. There were 21 county residents in mandatory quarantine, 1 was hospitalized, and none was in the ICU. The number of deaths attributed to COVID-19 at this time last year was 37.