Total COVID-19 cases since start of pandemic near 7K in St. Lawrence County

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ST. LAWRENCE COUNTY, N.Y. (WWTI) — Total COVID-19 cases are nearing 7,000 in St. Lawrence County.

This was confirmed in a daily report from St. Lawrence County Public Health which reported 24 new COVID-19 cases. Since the start of the pandemic, there have been 6,957 cases.

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Of the positive cases six remain hospitalized, 165 active and 6,698 have been released from isolation.

94 St. Lawrence County residents have lost their lives due to COVID-19.

As of April 14, 288,999 COVID-19 tests have been performed in St. Lawrence County.

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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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