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The Checkup for July 28: 3 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Vermont

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With this regular feature, the Banner runs down breaking local and regional developments in the coronavirus crisis.

The numbers

The statistics supplied by the Vermont Department of Health at midday each day are accurate as of the end of the previous day.

The Vermont Department of Health on Tuesday reported three new cases of COVID-19 in Vermont, bringing the cumulative total to 1,405. Two of the new cases were in Chittenden County; the other was in Caledonia County.

Bennington County's official cumulative total remains at 82 cases.

No Vermonters have died of the disease in more than a month. The state death toll remains at 56. One Vermonter is currently hospitalized with the disease.

So far, 91,861 tests have been administered.

The health department reported that 1,084 people were being monitored, an increase of 38 from the previous day. Of those, 1,040 are travelers to Vermont.

The number of Vermonters reported to have recovered from COVID-19 rose by four, to 1,194.



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