Numbers released Friday by Richland Public Health suggest that Richland County is joining other locations which have seen increases in the number of COVID-19 cases over the last month.
The following categories and numbers were reported. The number in parenthesis is that reported at the end of August.
The reported case numbers suggest that there are currently 91 active cases of COVID-19 among Richland Countians. For comparison, that number stood at 38 near the end of August.
In mid-July, however, there were 133 active cases.
Note that apparently there were no new ICU admissions in Richland County during the month of September.
Across Ohio, those numbers currently stand as follows:Confirmed Cases — 116,666 (100,945)
The State of Ohio’s county of school COVID-19 cases for students and staff has shown no new student or staff cases over the last week.