STAFF REPORT • Special to www.AllOTSEGO.com
Otsego County reported Monday, May 10, that a 61st resident has died because of the coronavirus.
As of Monday afternoon, there are 57 active cases of coronavirus in the county with eight hospitalizations and a 1.1% seven day positivity rate.
But Active Cases, Hospitalizations Up
By CHRYSTAL SAVAGE • Special to www.AllOTSEGO.com
COOPERSTOWN – December was the deadliest month, but Otsego County has reported no additional deaths related to COVID-19 in almost a week.
Nonetheless, cases and hospitalizations have increased over the same six days.
Since Dec. 29, the number of active cases have grown to 157 – a 65 person increase – and hospitalizations have increased by four from 17 to 21 during that time.