CDC: Virus transmission mainly airborne

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 Saturday, leaving the county’s total number of confirmed cases at 69.

On the other hand, the county’s total number of recoveries from the disease caused by the novel coronavirus rose by two to 65. 

There are four people in mandatory isolation and no people are hospitalized with the disease, resulting in four known active cases of the disease left in the county.

To date, 3,143 people have been tested with 3,074 negative results. There are no results pending, according to the county’s daily press release update. 

 

There are 138 people in precautionary quarantine and 25 people in mandatory quarantine.

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