Schenectady County coronavirus update, March 2

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SCHENECTADY COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Schenectady County health officials announced 28 new positive cases have been confirmed and there are 178 current active cases of COVID-19 in the county. Of the active cases, 25 currently require hospital treatment.

The total number of reported coronavirus related deaths in the county is currently at 140.

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Officials say a total of 629 people are in quarantine and 239 are in isolation. Isolations include: lab-confirmed positives, presumed positives and hospitalized positives. A total of 10,262 lab-confirmed cases have recovered.

The County has administered 112 first dose vaccines over the last 24 hours, taking the total number of first dose vaccines administered to 3,911.

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