Tri-county region reports 101 new COVID cases since Friday

Tri-county region reports 101 new COVID cases since Friday
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WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWNY) - Since their last COVID-19 reports on Friday, Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence counties announced Monday that they have had another 101 new cases of the coronavirus.

Jefferson County

Jefferson County reported 28 new cases since Friday.

Since the pandemic began, the county has had 6,116 cases of the virus.

Two people are hospitalized.

The number of deaths remains at 82.

Officials said 5,871 people have recovered from COVID since the pandemic started.

St. Lawrence County

St. Lawrence County reported 56 new cases since Friday.

Since the pandemic began, the county has reported 6,734 cases of COVID-19 and 94 deaths.

There are 5 people hospitalized due to the coronavirus.

Officials said 158 cases are active and 6,482 cases have been released from isolation.

Lewis County

Lewis County reported 17 new cases, bringing the total number of cases since the pandemic began to 2,013.

The death toll remains at 29.

One person is hospitalized.

Officials said 1,941 people have recovered from the virus since the start of the pandemic.

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