CDC releases week 12 health update for Jefferson County

(Jefferson County) The month of March is going to close on a positive note when it comes to latest weekly health update from the CDC in Jefferson County.

Health department spokeswoman Brianne Zwiner says the county remains in “green status” for weekly COVID cases.

In addition 25 new flu cases were reported this past week.

On Wednesday, the JCHD reported 13 new cases of Covid-19, bringing the total number of positive cases to 53,079 since March of 2020.

The total number of active cases is 74, and there have been 533 deaths since the start of the pandemic.