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COVID Cases drop and vaccination numbers rise in Jefferson County

(Jefferson County) Coronavirus cases are on the decline and COVID vaccinations are on the rise in the latest CDC week 9 health update in Jefferson County.

With the official numbers here’s Jefferson County Health Department Communications Specialist Brianne Zwiener.

Of the 97 new cases reported in Week 9, 61 percent were unvaccinated, 20 percent were fully vaccinated, and 17 percent were fully vaccinated AND boosted.

The number of flu cases continues to rise each week.

On Thursday the JCHD reported 12 new cases of Covid-19, bringing the total number of positive cases to 52,882 since March of 2020.

The total number of active cases is 113, and there have been 511 deaths since the start of the pandemic.

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