On Thursday, the Department of Health announced 277 new COVID-19 cases.
20 of those newly reported cases come from our area. Somerset County led the way in Thursday’s local numbers with 5 new cases.
State Health Officials also reported 15 new deaths across the State, none of which were in our area.
As for the Vaccination Rates in our area, Blair, Cameron, Centre, Elk and Jefferson Counties all moving up one percentage in fully vaccinating its Residents. Centre County remains in the lead with 46%.