At least 5 COVID-19 deaths were reported Monday in the tri-county region. In addition, Jefferson and St. Lawrence counties reported their highest number of COVID-positive tests since the pandemic began.
If you feel sick, stay home. Jefferson County officials want the public’s help to stop the spread of COVID and say the recent spike in cases is because people are still going to work even if they have symptoms.
Lewis County reported its first COVID-19 death Monday while St. Lawrence County announced a sixth person died from the virus on Friday. The deaths come as coronavirus cases spike throughout the tri-county region.
Chief Administrative Judge Lawrence Marks, in a memo Friday, spells out that no new criminal or civil jury trials can start “until further notice,” though cases already underway will continue to conclusion.