LOWVILLE — Lewis County logged eight new cases of the novel coronavirus Sunday, bringing the county’s total number of confirmed cases since March to 189.

Seven of the additional cases are in isolation at home, and one is hospitalized.

The county’s Public Health Department issued an exposure warning for worshippers who attended the Apostolic Christian Church, 9029 Route 812, Croghan, on Sunday, Oct. 11. There are still 69 known cases associated with the cluster.

A total of 144 people have recovered from COVID-19, resulting in 45 known active cases in the county — all of which remain in isolation. Six people in the county are hospitalized fighting the disease, and 386 people are in quarantine.

To date, 14,434 tests have been performed since March. A total of 14,233 results have come back negative and 12 results are still pending.

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