The Daily Star's four-county region of Chenango, Delaware, Otsego and Schoharie counties has had 371 confirmed cases of COVID-19, and 18 deaths, as of 6:45 a.m. July 7.

Chenango County

Total cases: 150

Deaths: 6

Active hospitalizations: 0

Recoveries: 139

Quarantines: 24

Total tests: 11,717

Delaware County

Total cases: 82; Active Cases: 0; 0 recovering at home, 0 hospitalized;  Deaths: 6; Recovered: 76

Number tested: 7,632 on 3,884 people; pending 23; Negative: 3,757

Mandatory quarantine: 5; precautionary quarantine: 8

Otsego County 

Total cases: 80;  Hospitalized: 0; Deaths: 5; Recovered: 72

Tests: 99 on July 5.

Quarantined: 23;  released from quarantine: 339

Monitored after travel to states with high incidence of infection: 31

Schoharie County

Total cases: 59; Isolation: 1; Deaths: 1; recovered: 57; Hospitalizations to date: 9

Quarantined: 17; Released from quarantine: 241

(Source: local health departments as of 6:45 a.m. July 7)

Coronavirus Case Count


Cases Confirmed: 11,645,109; Deaths: 538,539; recovered: 6,324,462

United States

Cases confirmed: 2,938,624; Deaths: 130,306; recovered: 924,148; Total tested: 36,032,329

New York

Cases confirmed: 397,649; Deaths: 32,219; Recovered: 71,040; total tested: 4,288,131

(Source: John Hopkins University Tracking COVID 19 Dashboard (7 a.m. July 7)

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