St. Lawrence County logs 123 COVID-19 cases as North Country closes out Friday

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ST. LAWRENCE COUNTY, N.Y. (WWTI) — St. Lawrence County Public Health has again confirmed an increase COVID-19 cases.

On Friday, St. Lawrence County confirmed 123 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the overall total to 4,245 since the start of the pandemic.

Of the total number of positive cases, 2,897 cases have been released from isolation, 1,285 remain active and 37 are currently hospitalized. There have been 63 deaths related to COVID-19 in the county.

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As of January 21 there have been 169,472 people tested for COVID-19 in St. Lawrence 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: 315-848-804

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