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CANTON — The St. Lawrence County Public Health Department on Tuesday reported no new cases of COVID-19 in the county, keeping the total number of confirmed cases to-date at 199.

There have been 180 people that have recovered from the disease caused by the novel coronavirus and have been released from isolation. One person is currently being treated in the hospital.

The state Department of Health reports there have been 7,966 people tested for COVID-19 in St. Lawrence County.

People with symptoms should contact their health provider or one of the several hotlines established in St. Lawrence County. Testing is being done through both St. Lawrence Health System and Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center in Ogdensburg. Testing is by appointment only. People who believe they need testing should call the numbers below between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m.:

— St. Lawrence Health System: 315-261-6240

— Clifton-Fine Hospital: 315-848-8049

— St. Lawrence County Public Health Department: 315-229-3448

The Ogdensburg Respiratory Clinic is open 7 days a week from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.; the Canton Respiratory Clinic is open Monday through Friday from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.; and the Nursing Advice Hotline is open 7 days a week from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m.

To make an appointment at either respiratory clinic location, call the Nursing Hotline at 315-713-6655.

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