The Checkup for Sept. 10: 3 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Vermont
With this regular feature, the Banner runs down breaking local and regional developments in the coronavirus pandemic.
The statistics supplied by the Vermont Department of Health at midday each day are accurate as of the end of the previous day.
On Thursday, the Vermont Health Department reported three new positive tests over the past day for the virus that causes COVID-19. The cumulative total is now at 1,661, which is five higher than the number reported Wednesday. The health department did not explain the discrepancy.
The new cases were reported in Chittenden, Washington and Lamoille counties. The cumulative total for Bennington County remains at 108.
No Vermonters died of the disease over the past day. The death toll remains at 58.
One Vermonter is currently hospitalized with the disease.
So far, 147,306 tests have been administered.
The number of Vermonters reported to have recovered from COVID-19 rose by 12, to 1,480.
The health department reported that 611 people were being monitored for the disease as of Thursday, a decrease of 12 from Wednesday. Of these, 552 are visitors to Vermont.
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