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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 one new COVID-19 case Saturday, bringing the county’s total number of confirmed cases to 88.

The county’s total number of recoveries from the disease caused by the novel coronavirus went up by two for a new total of 83.

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

To date, 7,589 people have been tested with 7,501 negative results. There are no results pending, according to the county’s daily press release update.

There are 17 people in precautionary quarantine and 36 people in mandatory quarantine.

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