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The spikes that adorn the outer surface of the coronavirus, which impart the look of a corona, when viewed through an electron microscope. CDC photo

WATERTOWN — Jefferson County confirmed four new COVID-19 cases Friday, bringing the county’s total number of confirmed cases to 221.

The county’s total number of recoveries from the disease caused by the novel coronavirus increased by two to 206.

There are 14 people in mandatory isolation and no people are hospitalized with the disease, resulting in 14 known active cases of the disease in the county. One person in the county has died from the disease.

The number of individuals tested is now at 14,552, according to the county’s daily virus update. There are no results pending, according to the county’s daily press release update, and 14,331 results have been returned negative.

There are 569 people in precautionary quarantine (domestic traveler) and 16 people in mandatory quarantine.

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