The Columbia County Department of Health has released its numbers for today. Since yesterday, there have been 15 new cases of COVID-19. The number of active cases being reported today is 4 fewer than yesterday, from which it can be inferred that, since yesterday, 19 county residents have recovered from the virus. There are 7 more county residents in mandatory quarantine today than yesterday, and 2 more are hospitalized. The number of hospitalized that are in the ICU remains the same. There has not been a death from COVID-19 in Columbia County since Thursday, October 7.
The New York Forward dashboard has not been updated since yesterday.
A year ago today, the CCDOH reported 5 new cases of COVID-19. The total number of cases was 598, and the number of active cases was 17. There were 58 county residents in mandatory quarantine, 5 were hospitalized, and 1 was in the ICU. The total number of deaths attributed to COVID-19 at this time last year was 37.