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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. 


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 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.


Possible COVID-19 exposures at Wegmans and post office

By | Dec 16, 2020

The Tompkins County Health Department announced potential COVID-19 exposures at the Wegmans sub shop and the downtown Ithaca U.S. Postal Service.


Potential COVID-19 exposures at Wegmans and funeral home

By | Dec 16, 2020

The Tompkins County Health Department announced possible COVID-19 exposures at the Perkins Funeral Home and the Wegmans deli counter in Ithaca.


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.


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.


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.