April 15, 2021
Ithaca, NY | 50°F

Editorial: Don’t start celebrating yet: COVID-19 is still a danger

By | Mar 11, 2021

The onus falls on us to take accountability and stop hosting superspreader functions, especially as the weather improves.


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. 


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.


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 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.


Possible COVID-19 exposures at Wegmans and bookstore

By | Dec 12, 2020

The Tompkins County Health Department (TCHD) announced a potential COVID-19 exposure at the Wegmans deli counter in a Dec. 11 press release.


County breaks record with over 300 active COVID-19 cases

By | Dec 11, 2020

Tompkins County has broken a new record for the number of active COVID-19 cases with 305 as of Dec. 10.


Health department announces new potential COVID-19 exposures

By | Dec 10, 2020

The Tompkins County Health Department announced potential COVID-19 exposures at the Triphammer ReUse Center, Mahogany Grill and TOPS Friendly Markets.


Health Department announces fourth nursing home death

By | Dec 7, 2020

The Tompkins County Health Department announced a fourth death at Oak Hill Manor Nursing Home and a record single-day increase of COVID-19 cases. 


Tompkins County hits record number of active COVID-19 cases

By | Dec 2, 2020

Tompkins County has the highest number of active COVID-19 cases — 219 — since the beginning of the pandemic in March.