2 St. Lawrence County residents die from COVID-19 Friday



ST. LAWRENCE COUNTY, N.Y. (WWTI) — Sadly on Friday, two St. Lawrence County lives were lost to the coronavirus, bringing the total number of COVID-19 fatalities in the County to 83.

Additionally according to St. Lawrence County Public Health 42 new cases of COVID-19 were reported on Friday. There have been 6,103 cases in the County since the start of the pandemic.

Of the total number of positive cases:

  • 5,544 have been released from isolation
  • 476 are currently active
  • 18 are currently hospitalized

There have been a total of 83 deaths related to COVID-19 in St. Lawrence County.

As of February 25 there have been 218,810 people tested for COVID-19 in the county. Testing is being done through both St. Lawrence Health Systems and Claxton Hepburn Medical Center by appointment only.

The following hotline numbers are staffed between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. for anyone who is experiencing symptoms or feels they should be tested:

  • St. Lawrence Health System: 315-261-6240
  • Claxton Hepburn Medical Center: 315-713-6655
  • Clifton-Fine Hospital: 315-848-8049
  • Community Health Center of the North Country: 315-379-8132

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