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Schools Will Remain Closed

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo today announced that schools and colleges in the state will remain closed for the rest of the academic year. more

Some Upstate Hospitals To Begin Scheduling Elective Surgeries

In his daily press conference today, Governor Andrew Cuomo said he will be signing an Executive Order allowing hospitals in a number of counties, predominately upstate, to begin scheduling elective surgeries. more

Three New Virus Cases In Otsego

SYRACUSE – Governor Andrew Cuomo said the careful, phased in reopening of the state will start after May 15 for some parts of the state, while other areas, still dealing with a high infection … more

Another Virus Case Reported, But Numbers Stay Stable

Despite the state reporting another confirmed case of COVID-19 to the county, the numbers locally stayed the same on Monday. more

Local Virus Plateau Continues 

The daily update of COVID-19 cases continues to stay at about the same rate. more

Cuomo Outlines Reopening Plan

New York State has been on pause since March. On Sunday, Governor Andrew Cuomo said a phased-in reopening should begin in the upstate regions when the current shutdown expires on May 15. The determining factor will be the rate of infection. more

One New COVID Case In Delaware County

Another new COVID-19 case was reported to Delaware County on Saturday. more

Two More Local Virus Cases Confirmed

DELHI-- The number of positive cases reported to Delaware County went up by two on Friday, with a new total of 67. Of the local residents impacted, two are still hospitalized, 17 are recovering at … more

No New Virus Cases in Delaware County

Delaware County had no new cases of COVID-19 reported by the state on Thursday. more

Three New Virus Cases Reported to Delaware County, Two In Otsego

After a couple of quiet days, Otsego County and Delaware County both reported new cases of the novel coronavirus Wednesday. more

Regional Reopening Inches Forward

Governor Andrew Cuomo stopped in Buffalo Tuesday on his way to a meeting at the White House. more

Five New COVID Cases In Otsego County

Delaware County, for the second day, reported no new cases of COVID-19 on Monday. more

With Infection Indicators Improving, Cuomo Turns Focus To Testing

Governor Andrew Cuomo said Saturday that all the data provided by hospitals and nursing homes around the state indicate that the COVID-19 virus plateau is real, and the numbers are finally dropping. more

Cuomo Fires Back 

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo's daily press conference became a direct message to President Donald Trump today, after the president, who was apparently watching, tweeted criticism of Cuomo's handling of the COVID-19 pandemic. more

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

Cuomo Announces Blueprint For Re-Opening

At his daily press conference, Governor Andrew Cuomo began to sketch a vision for what he calls the “new normal” – the way New York will look as it reopens in a pandemic. And the first step is a call for everyone in the state to wear masks when they're in public and can't maintain social distancing. more

Cuomo Calls On White House To Test, Not Fight

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, in his daily press conference, noted President Trump appears to be “spoiling for a fight,” but said “I do not want to fight with the president. There's too much to do, for everyone. There's just too much to do.” more

Six State Task Force Announced To Plan Reopening Strategy

Governor Andrew Cuomo on Monday held his usual daily briefing, then held a second press conference in the afternoon to announce a regional task force to plan for restarting the economy. more

State Death Toll Tops 10,000

The state's death toll continues to be almost unimaginably high – another 671 people died since yesterday. But in his daily press conference, Governor Andrew Cuomo said it's clear that New York's COVID-19 rate has plateaued, and he's turning his attention to making a preliminary plan to reopen the state. more

Daily Death Toll Still High, But Steady

The daily death toll in New York State continues to be devastating – Governor Andrew Cuomo said Sunday that 758 people died in the past 24 hours. However, despite that high rate, it has been holding steady since about a week ago. more
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