St. Lawrence County confirms 36 new COVID-19 cases as 7 residents remain hospitalized

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ST. LAWRENCE COUNTY, N.Y. (WWTI) — St. Lawrence County Public Health reported 36 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday as 7 residents also remain hospitalized due to virus complications.

This was confirmed in a daily report from Public Health bringing the total number of confirmed positive COVID-19 cases to-date to 6,790.

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Of the positive cases, 179 remain active and 6,517 have been released from isolation.

Additionally, 94 residents have lost their lives due to COVID-19.

As of April 5, 273,866 COVID-19 tests have been performed in St. Lawrence County.Download the ABC50 for exclusive COVID-19 updates 

Testing is being done through both St. Lawrence Health Systems and Claxton Hepburn Medical Center. Testing is by appointment only. Please call the hotline numbers below between 8a-4p if you have symptoms, you are an essential worker or feel you 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 (Canton): 315-379-8132

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