Saturday, October 31, 2020

Northeast Health District Adds 131 New Cases Of COVID-19, Pushing Up Seven-Day Rolling Average Of Added Cases

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The Northeast Health District of the Department of Public Health added one COVID-19 death with the release of the Daily Status Report on Saturday and 131 new confirmed cases of the disease.

The seven-day rolling average of added deaths dropped slightly, but the seven-day rolling average of added cases increased.

The death was of a 79-year-old male in Walton County without a known chronic condition. Walton County also reported a COVID-19 death on Friday and now has 70 deaths listed in the Department of Public Health's Daily Status Report, the most of any of the 10 counties in the Northeast Health District.