60 COVID cases reported in St. Lawrence County in last three days
CANTON - St. Lawrence County Public Health is reporting that there have been 60 confirmed new cases of COVID-19 reported between Friday, Aug. 6 and Monday, Aug. 9.
The new cases bring the total number of confirmed cases recorded in the county since the start of the pandemic to 7,749.Eighty-eight cases are currently active, reports Public Health.
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Public Health reports 7,564 cases have been released from isolation since the pandemic began.
Seven cases are currently hospitalized.
Ninety seven deaths have occurred; this fatality data comes from the New York State Department of Health and was last updated Aug. 9 before 2 p.m.
Public Health reports that 349,397 COVID-19 tests have been performed since the start of the pandemic as of Aug. 8. This testing data comes from the New York State Department of Health and was last updated on Aug. 9 before 2 p.m.
Testing is being done through both St. Lawrence Health Systems and Claxton Hepburn Medical Center. Testing is by appointment only. Call the hotline numbers below between 8 a.m.-4 p.m. if you have symptoms, you are an essential worker or feel you should be tested:
• St. Lawrence Health System, 315-261-6240
• Claxton Hepburn Medical Center, 315-713-6655
• Clifton-Fine Hospital, 315-848-8049
• Community Health Center of the North Country (Canton), 315-379-8132
St. Lawrence County Public Health, 80 State Highway 310, Canton, is currently holding immunization clinics every Monday and Wednesdays (by appointment only). To make an appointment, call 315 229-3452.