The Columbia County Department of Health was released its numbers for today. Since yesterday, there have been 34 new cases of COVID-19. The number of active cases being reported today is 13 more than yesterday, from which it can be inferred that, since yesterday, 21 county residents have recovered from the virus. There are 4 fewer county residents hospitalized with COVID-19 today than yesterday, and 1 fewer (or none) is in the ICU. There has not been a death from COVID-19 reported in Columbia County since Monday, May 16.
A year ago today, the CCDOH reported 1 new case of COVID-19. The total number of cases was 4,236, and the number of active cases was 36. There were 39 county residents in mandatory quarantine, 4 were hospitalized, and 0 were in the ICU. The total number of deaths in Columbia County attributed to COVID-19 at this time last year was 94.