September 27, 2021
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Three new cases of U.K. COVID variant identified

By | Feb 3, 2021

The Tompkins County Health Department announced three new positive cases of the U.K. variant of COVID-19 in Tompkins County. 


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. 


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. 


Ithaca City School District moves to remote instruction

By | Dec 16, 2020

Due to community spread of COVID-19 and the number of students and staff members in quarantine, the ICSD is moving to remote instruction until January.


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. 


Possible COVID-19 exposure on TCAT bus

By | Dec 6, 2020

The Tompkins County Health Department announced possible COVID-19 exposures on the Tompkins Consolidated Area Transit Route 14S bus.


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

By | Dec 5, 2020

Tompkins County has over 250 active COVID-19 cases, the highest number since the beginning of the pandemic. 


Cornell lowers COVID-19 alert level

By | Nov 20, 2020

As of Nov. 19, there have been 216 cases at Cornell since Aug. 19. This is the second time Cornell has raised and lowered its alert level.


Possible COVID-19 exposure announced at Lansing Target

By | Nov 12, 2020

The Tompkins County Health Department announced possible COVID-19 exposures at the Target at The Shops at Ithaca Mall.


TC3 holds weeklong remote instruction due to COVID-19 cluster

By | Nov 8, 2020

Tompkins Cortland Community College (TC3) has transitioned to remote learning for a week after a COVID-19 cluster was discovered.