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New York launches online hub for state COVID-19 data

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MVHS offering Pfizer booster shots at Burrstone House location

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FDA lowers voluntary sodium guidelines, but not to recommended levels

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FDA authorizes first e-cigarettes, cites benefit for smokers

Image for Utica judge rules NY must continue to allow religious exemptions from vaccine mandate

Utica judge rules NY must continue to allow religious exemptions from vaccine mandate

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MVHS down 84 employees following extended vaccination deadline

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Merck asks FDA to authorize first of its kind anti-COVID pill

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Thousands of health care workers across the state could lose their jobs

Image for New York's health care vaccine mandate expanded to include some OMH, OPWDD workers
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New York's health care vaccine mandate expanded to include some OMH, OPWDD workers

Image for Drugmaker Merck says experimental pill cuts worst effects of COVID-19

Drugmaker Merck says experimental pill cuts worst effects of COVID-19

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Nurse explains why she refuses to get Covid vaccine despite mandate

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Hochul appoints new state health commissioner

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YouTube is cracking down on anti-vaccine misinformation

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Vaccine rates among health care workers jump under mandate

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Oneida County holding Pfizer booster vaccine clinics in Rome, Utica

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Unvaccinated health care workers have until end of day to get first dose

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Hospitals fear staff shortage as vaccine deadline looms

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How to train yourself to exercise in the morning

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These five tips will help you sleep better

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New York Health Commissioner Howard Zucker submits resignation

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Rome Health holding career fair; sign-on bonuses available for some positions

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The US death toll from COVID-19 just surpassed that of the 1918 flu pandemic

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Pfizer says COVID-19 vaccine works in kids ages 5 to 11

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$75 million bond approved for MVHS hospital project

Image for Utica judge temporarily blocks New York's health care vaccine mandate over lack of religious exemptions
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Utica judge temporarily blocks New York's health care vaccine mandate over lack of religious exemptions

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His wife fought cancer for 12 years, but Covid killed her in 8 days

Image for No babies? Lewis County General Hospital to stop delivering babies due to staffing

No babies? Lewis County General Hospital to stop delivering babies due to staffing

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Excellus BlueCross BlueShield regional president honored as NYS 'Woman of Distinction'

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MVHS could lose up to 800 workers over state vaccine mandate

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MVHS reminds employees of vaccine deadline

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MVHS welcomes first member of nurse practitioner residency program

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Coronavirus numbers by county: Aug. 24, 2021

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Biden administration to require COVID vaccines for nursing home staff

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MVWA maintenance work in Marcy rescheduled for next week

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Disney World tweaks face mask policy

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U.S. health officials call for booster shots against COVID-19

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US expected to advise COVID booster shots for most Americans starting this fall

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NYS Health Department mandating vaccines for health care workers at hospitals, nursing homes

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CDC urges COVID vaccines during pregnancy as delta surges

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Oneida County reports highest number of COVID-19 cases in a day since May

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COVID-19 rates rising across New York

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UPDATE: Sauquoit water service restored, boil water advisory remains in effect

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MVHS leadership undecided on employee vaccine mandate

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St. Luke's in Utica certified as comprehensive stroke center

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During the pandemic, another devastating health crisis was growing

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Former Mohawk Correctional Facility doctor sues for harassment, blasts painkiller policy

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US coronavirus cases double in less than month

Image for White House calling out critics of door-to-door vaccine push

White House calling out critics of door-to-door vaccine push

Image for Vaccine hesitancy continues among young Americans despite risks

Vaccine hesitancy continues among young Americans despite risks

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AmeriCU donates $12,000 to CMN hospitals

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Bassett Healthcare offering COVID-19 vaccines at outpatient locations

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Rally in Washington to support Tenney's Essential Caregivers Act

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A 'tough nut to crack': States race to vaccinate young adults against Covid-19

Image for Utica woman continues fight for nursing home caregivers' rights
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Utica woman continues fight for nursing home caregivers' rights

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New state laws establish nurse committees, minimum staffing levels at nursing homes

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Wear purple to support Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness Month

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Bring the 'dad jokes,' we need 'em. (Warning: This story contains actual dad jokes)

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Poor sleep linked to dementia and early death, study finds

Image for New York reaches vaccine milestone and joins California in reopening

New York reaches vaccine milestone and joins California in reopening

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CDC now calls coronavirus Delta variant a 'variant of concern'

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Novavax says Covid-19 vaccine shows 90.4% overall efficacy in US/Mexico Phase 3 trial

Image for NYC hospital requiring all staff to get vaccinated against COVID-19

NYC hospital requiring all staff to get vaccinated against COVID-19

Image for FDA adviser resigns over approval of new Alzheimer's drug

FDA adviser resigns over approval of new Alzheimer's drug

Image for Moderna seeks FDA authorization for Covid-19 vaccine for people ages 12 to 17

Moderna seeks FDA authorization for Covid-19 vaccine for people ages 12 to 17

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Beech-Nut to stop selling baby rice cereal after finding high arsenic levels

Image for US has bought and will donate 500 million doses of Pfizer's vaccine worldwide

US has bought and will donate 500 million doses of Pfizer's vaccine worldwide

Image for FDA's vaccine advisers to discuss rules for authorizing COVID-19 shots for kids

FDA's vaccine advisers to discuss rules for authorizing COVID-19 shots for kids

Image for In controversial decision, FDA approves first new Alzheimer's disease drug in nearly 20 years

In controversial decision, FDA approves first new Alzheimer's disease drug in nearly 20 years

Image for Average daily pace of newly administered Covid-19 vaccines falls below 1 million, CDC data shows

Average daily pace of newly administered Covid-19 vaccines falls below 1 million, CDC data shows

Image for Manufacturer Medtronic to stop selling heart pump tied to stroke, death

Manufacturer Medtronic to stop selling heart pump tied to stroke, death

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FDA says to avoid eating cicadas 'if you're allergic to seafood'

Image for For the first time in over a year, the US records a daily average of fewer than 20,000 new Covid-19 cases

For the first time in over a year, the US records a daily average of fewer than 20,000 new Covid-19 cases

Image for For the first time in over a year, the US records a daily average of fewer than 20,000 new Covid-19 cases

For the first time in over a year, the US records a daily average of fewer than 20,000 new Covid-19 cases

Image for Unvaccinated people are still at risk as the US celebrates Memorial Day weekend maskless

Unvaccinated people are still at risk as the US celebrates Memorial Day weekend maskless

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Brood X cicadas offer pets a moveable feast of irresistible proportions

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What we know so far about Covid-19 immunity -- and what it means for vaccine boosters

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Memorial Day weekend is first maskless holiday in over a year for many Americans as mandates lift

Image for Vaccinated children can go mask-free at summer camp, says CDC

Vaccinated children can go mask-free at summer camp, says CDC

Image for Covid-19 cases and deaths in the US will fall over the next four weeks, forecast predicts

Covid-19 cases and deaths in the US will fall over the next four weeks, forecast predicts

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CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky will throw 1st pitch at Boston Red Sox game

Image for Moderna says its COVID-19 vaccine is safe and appears effective in adolescents

Moderna says its COVID-19 vaccine is safe and appears effective in adolescents

Image for Early research suggests dogs might be able to sniff out COVID-19 infections

Early research suggests dogs might be able to sniff out COVID-19 infections

Image for Half of US states have fully vaccinated at least 50% of adults. We need to keep going to prevent future outbreaks, official says

Half of US states have fully vaccinated at least 50% of adults. We need to keep going to prevent future outbreaks, official says

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5 things to know for May 24: Covid, Biden, hate-related incidents, Belarus, bitcoin

Image for As it fights a pandemic, CDC wages a second battle to win back trust

As it fights a pandemic, CDC wages a second battle to win back trust

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Covid-19 booster shot will likely be needed within a year of vaccination, Fauci says

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MedMen plans medical marijuana operation in North Utica

Image for Hartwick College will require vaccines for return to campus this fall

Hartwick College will require vaccines for return to campus this fall

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Summer camps look forward to welcoming back children, with new protections

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A guide to New York's new rules on masks and distancing

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Temperature checks are gone from some theme parks and elsewhere. Health experts say that's just fine

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Mask policies across the US are rapidly changing. Here's what worries experts about that

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How should parents with children younger than 12 use the CDC's new mask guidelines? Dr. Wen explains

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Talking on Zoom could help older people stave off dementia

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Picente pushes Cuomo to change NY mask guidelines

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Governor, local community react to CDC's new guidance for fully vaccinated individuals

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Kids and the COVID-19 vaccine: A pediatrician answers safety questions

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State records show just over half of staff, 79% of residents vaccinated at nursing homes

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What to do if you're planning or attending a wedding during the pandemic

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It may be time to relax indoor face mask mandates, Fauci says

New York Coronavirus Cases

County data is updated nightly.

Cases: 2527230

Reported Deaths: 56169
CountyCasesDeaths
Kings33439110849
Queens31559610296
Suffolk2398773609
Nassau2145703296
Bronx2078026754
New York1682394637
Westchester1437172340
Erie1065781950
Richmond890341936
Monroe845321188
Orange57620920
Rockland53178779
Onondaga52166762
Dutchess35671499
Albany30915390
Oneida28720589
Broome24552407
Niagara24076397
Saratoga20342201
Ulster17300280
Schenectady16779228
Rensselaer14839167
Putnam1250998
Chautauqua12449175
Oswego11708113
Chemung10966156
St. Lawrence10598127
Steuben10185173
Ontario9378110
Jefferson892476
Cayuga8674107
Sullivan849883
Wayne820284
Cattaraugus7752115
Genesee7038132
Herkimer6831128
Clinton675040
Tompkins652659
Fulton6365104
Madison6220102
Montgomery5993141
Livingston575571
Warren550184
Cortland535780
Tioga513072
Columbia5025111
Chenango470686
Allegany464197
Washington464167
Otsego459255
Wyoming440758
Greene440186
Orleans435587
Franklin430021
Lewis362138
Delaware357448
Seneca274663
Essex232731
Schoharie230121
Yates165728
Schuyler154417
Hamilton4383
Unassigned15130
Out of NY0318
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