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Health department announces new COVID-19 deaths

By | Feb 3, 2021

The Tompkins County Health Department announced more COVID-19-related deaths, bringing the total to 25 resident deaths in the county.


Terrace 13 Testing Office and Friends 110 lab closed Feb. 2

By | Feb 2, 2021

The Ithaca College Terrace 13 (T13) Testing Office and the Friends 110 lab are both closed Feb. 2 due to inclement weather.


Three COVID-19 testing sites to be closed Feb. 2

By | Feb 1, 2021

Due to inclement weather, three COVID-19 testing sites in the Cayuga Health System will be closed Feb. 2. 


Health department issues warning about growing COVID-19 cases

By | Jan 23, 2021

The Tompkins County Health Department issued a warning to residents about the increased spread of COVID-19 within the last month. 


Tompkins County has largest single-day COVID-19 case increase

By | Jan 21, 2021

Tompkins County had 62 new COVID-19 cases Jan. 20, the largest single-day increase of positives since the beginning of the pandemic. 


UK variant of COVID-19 identified in Tompkins County

By | Jan 15, 2021

The Tompkins County Health Department has identified a positive case of the “U.K. variant” of COVID-19 in Tompkins County. 


Possible COVID-19 exposure at Ulta Beauty

By | Jan 8, 2021

In a Jan. 6 announcement, TCHD said an employee at Ulta Beauty tested positive and may have infected others while working.


Health department announces five COVID-19 deaths

By | Jan 7, 2021

The Tompkins County Health Department has reported five more resident deaths related to COVID-19 since Dec. 23.


Health department announces six more COVID-19 deaths

By | Dec 22, 2020

The Tompkins County Health Department announced that six more residents of the Oak Hill Manor Nursing Home have died from COVID-19. 


Possible COVID-19 exposure at BJ’s Wholesale Club

By | Dec 21, 2020

The department said in an announcement Dec. 19 that an individual who works at BJ’s tested positive and may have infected others.


Possible COVID-19 exposure at Applebee’s

By | Dec 18, 2020

The Tompkins County Health Department announced a potential COVID-19 exposure at Applebee’s Grill and Bar. 


Possible COVID-19 exposures on TCAT buses and Tops Markets

By | Dec 17, 2020

The TCHD announced possible COVID-19 exposures at the Lansing Tops Markets bakery and on the TCAT Route 14 and Route 30 buses.