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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 no new COVID-19 cases Friday, keeping the county’s total number of confirmed cases at 87.

The county’s total number of recoveries from the disease caused by the novel coronavirus went up by one for a new total of 81.

There are five people in mandatory isolation and one person is hospitalized with the disease, resulting in six known active cases of the disease left in the county.

To date, 7,527 people have been tested with 7,440 negative results. There are no results pending, according to the county’s daily press release update.

There are 78 people in precautionary quarantine and 21 people in mandatory quarantine.

Johnson Newspapers 7.1

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