Friday, November 19, 2021

Northeast Health District Has Increase In COVID-19 Cases In Last Week; Deaths From Disease Drop By One

***Oconee Cases Are Up; Clarke Cases Are Down***

The 10-county Northeast Health District added 415 new cases of COVID-19 in the week ending on Friday, up from the 290 cases added a week earlier, and 10 new confirmed deaths from the disease, down from 11 added last week.

Two of the confirmed deaths in the last week were in Clarke County.

The average number of added cases in the District was 59.3 per day on Friday, up from 41.1 added cases per day for the week ending Nov. 12.