After weeks of considerable jumps in new COVID-19 cases, there was a slightly smaller increase last week.
The county lost two more lives due to the COVID-19 virus last week.
The Monroe County Health Department began Phase 1A of the state’s COVID-19 distribution, but the virus continues to create problems.
Positive cases continue to rise at record-setting numbers in Monroe County.
Numbers of cases and deaths continue to rise for Monroe County’s battle with COVID-19.
Monroe County continues to struggle to contain the COVID-19 pandemic.
Monroe County had its second straight week with a sharp increase in cases.
Monroe County is down to two active COVID-19 cases after three cases were classified as recovered during the week of Sept. 29 to Oct. 2.
After losing the last few months of the 2019-2020 school year, area schools had navigated through the beginning of the new school year without any coronavirus-related problems.
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