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Shutdown Extended to May 15

The spread of the COVID-19 virus continued to slow on Thursday, according to New York's governor, but an additional 1,996 people were hospitalized statewide since Wednesday. There were 606 deaths, 29 of them in nursing homes. As the net rate of hospitalization continued to drop and, for the first time, the net change in ICU admissions and intubations dropped, Governor Andrew Cuomo credited the responsiveness of state residents for “controlling the beast, so far” and said the state shutdown will be extended to May 15. more

One Additional Virus Case Confirmed in Delaware County

Tuesday's COVID-19 report from the Delaware County Public Health Services was encouraging – just one new case, compared to nine the day before. more

Tri-State Region Starts To Plan For Post-Virus

The number of New Yorkers affected by the COVID-19 virus continues to rise, but the state is beginning to think about how to restart a cold economy when the crisis is past. more

Cuomo Extends Shutdown To April 29

Governor Andrew Cuomo today said it appears the state has either reached, or has nearly reached, a plateau in the number of cases of COVID-19. more

Two New Positive COVID Cases In Delaware County

DELHI – The latest COVID-19 numbers released Sunday by Delaware County Public Health Services indicates two new positive tests for the virus received from the state. That brings the total … more

Cuomo To Upstate: “You Cannot Handle This Without Your Brothers And Sisters”

In his daily press conference from Albany, Governor Andrew Cuomo highlighted what appears to be some good news regarding the spread of the COVID-19 virus, and addressed upstate objections to his plan to pool state medical supplies to distribute where there is the greatest need. more

Cuomo Turns Focus From Beds To Equipment In Virus Battle

Governor Andrew Cuomo, faced with what is expected to be a peak of COVID-19 cases in about a week, said Saturday that the focus has shifted from beds to finding staff and equipment for that staff. more

Local COVID-19 Numbers Rise Again

Delaware County Public Health officials say the number of positive cases of COVID-19 reported to them by the state is now at 27. more

Cuomo To Deploy National Guard To Redistribute Available Medical Supplies

Governor Andrew Cuomo announced at his daily press briefing that he will sign an Executive Order mandating that hospitals around the state release their excess medical equipment to be redistributed to hospitals where there is the greatest need. more

Delaware County's First COVID-19 Death Announced

Delaware County Public Health officials announced the county's first virus-related death Thursday afternoon. more

Cuomo Orders NYC Playgrounds Closed, Now Predicts Apex by Month's End

Governor Andrew Cuomo used his daily press conference Wednesday to announce that playgrounds in New York City are going to be closed down to try to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. more

Virus Strikes Close To Home For Cuomo

In his daily press conference, Andrew Cuomo revealed that his brother, CNN newsman Chris Cuomo, has been confirmed with the COVID-19 virus. more

Delaware and Otsego Counties Announce Latest Virus Numbers

Delaware County Public Health announced Sunday that there have been a total of 7 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the county. more

Cuomo Predicts Virus Will Claim Thousands

In his daily press conference, Governor Andrew Cuomo told reporters that projections, in his opinion, indicate that thousands will die in New York State before the public health emergency from COVID-19 is over. more

Otsego County COVID-19 Numbers Rise

The Otsego County Department of Public Health announced Saturday that the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 is up to nine. more

Otsego County Reports First Virus Death

Otsego County this afternoon reported the first death associated with COVID-19. more

New Delaware County COVID-19 Cases Announced

Delaware County Public Health officials this morning announced there are now five confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the county, while three additional case investigations have been transferred back to their home counties. more

NYS Re-Opening Enrollment In Health Plan

New York, along with eight other states, is extending the signup period for health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act. more

Two New Cases of COVID-19 Confirmed in Delaware County

Delaware County announced two more confirmed cases of the virus Tuesday. more

New COVID-19 Case Confirmed

The Delaware County Department of Public Health has issued a press release stating it has received another confirmed case of the virus in the county. more
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