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County’s COVID trend continues

Week after week new COVID-19 cases continue to emerge.

Monroe County had 26 new confirmed COVID-19 cases from Tuesday, March 30 to Tuesday, April 6.

The new cases give the county 1,283 total confirmed and probable cases over the course of the pandemic.

This is the fourth consecutive week there have been more than 21 new cases reported.

Active cases continue to remain steady. As of Tuesday, April 6, there are 36 active cases in the county. That number is down two from the week before.

All county residents age 16 and over are able to register for the COVID-19 vaccine.

You can register for the vaccine by email at covid@monreocountyohio.com. You are asked to include your name, address and phone number. You will receive a confirmation email to let you know your email was received.

You can also register for the vaccine by phone by calling 740-472-4299.

The first of two open vaccination clinics for county residents age 18 and over will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 10 at the Monroe County Fairgrounds.

A second open vaccination will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, April 15 also at the Monroe County Fairgrounds.

The Moderna vaccine will be available during the open clinics.

The one-dose, Johnson & Johnson vaccine is available in limited supply by request.

Appointments are recommended, but not required.

You can schedule an appointment during the open clinic by emailing covid@monroecountyohio.com or by calling 740-472-4299.