Saturday’s numbers: one new case in SLC, Jefferson, none in Lewis County

Saturday’s numbers: one new case in SLC, Jefferson, none in Lewis County
COVID-19 Tests (Source: MGN)

CANTON, N.Y. (WWNY) - St. Lawrence County reported one new case of COVID-19 Saturday, bringing the county total to 198.

Likewise, Jefferson County reported a single new case, bringing the county’s total to 71.

In Lewis County, meanwhile, no news is good news, as the number of cases stayed the same.

St. Lawrence County: The number of new cases grew by one, to 198.

The number of people recovered and released from isolation also increased by one, to 178.

One person remains hospitalized; that’s unchanged. So is the number of deaths, two.

The number of people tested jumped from 7,158 Friday to 7,491 Saturday.

Jefferson County: The number of new cases grew by one, to 71.

The number of people in precautionary quarantine plummeted from 82 on Friday to 25 on Saturday.

The total number of tests grew from 4,125 to 4,236, and the number of negative tests grew from 4,055 to 4,165.

Lewis County: The county’s COVID-19 statistics Saturday were essentially unchanged from Friday - the number of confirmed cases remained at 23, the number of individuals recovered remained at 14.

Likewise, the number of individuals under isolation remained at nine.

A few numbers did change slightly: the number of people under quarantine ticked up slightly, from 76 to 78; the total number of people tested went up from 1,541 to 1,568; the number of negative tests went up from 1,486 to 1,526; the number of tests pending dropped from 32 to 19.

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