The Columbia County Department of Health released its numbers earlier today. Since yesterday, there have been 10 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, 10 county residents have recovered from the virus. There is 1 fewer county resident hospitalized today than yesterday, and none is in the ICU. There has not been a death from COVID-19 reported in Columbia County since yesterday. Before yesterday, there had not been a COVID death in Columbia County since October 5.
A year ago today, the CCDOH reported 10 new cases of COVID-19. The total number of cases was 5,482, and the number of active cases was 85. There were 168 county residents in mandatory quarantine, 6 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.