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 the same as yesterday, from which it can be inferred that, since yesterday, 15 county residents have recovered from the virus. There are 2 fewer county residents hospitalized today than yesterday, and none is in the ICU. There has not been a death from COVID-19 reported in Columbia County since October 5.
A year ago today, the CCDOH reported 13 new cases of COVID-19. The total number of cases was 5,446, and the number of active cases was 73. There were 108 county residents in mandatory quarantine, 4 were hospitalized, and 1 was in the ICU. The total number of deaths attributed to COVID-19 in Columbia County at this time last year was 104.