COVID-19 active cases have been trending downward since the beginning of the new year and that total took an even sharper decline in the past week.
The number of active COVID-19 cases dropped to 27 on Thursday, Jan. 22. That’s the lowest total since Oct. 19, 2020 – a span of 94 days.
The county’s active case number peaked on Dec. 29 at 88 and has since declined by 61 people.
In the past seven days (Jan. 14-21), there have 72 recoveries and 43 active new cases.