Teacher sees good news in virus data

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 more COVID-19 cases Friday, bringing the total to 20 so far for the county.

In a release from the county administrator’s office, it was noted that of the county’s confirmed cases, 5 people have recovered from the virus and been discharged from mandatory isolation so far.

To date, a total of 557 people have been tested in the county, with 480 tests coming back negative, 20 positive and 57 still pending. At this time, there are 37 people under mandatory quarantine and 12 under mandatory isolation.

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