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Niagara County has 9 new cases of COVID-19, up to 28 total

Niagara County Public Health Director Daniel Stapleton is expected to give an update on the newest cases later Friday afternoon

NIAGARA COUNTY, N.Y. — There are nine new cases of COVID-19 in Niagara County, bringing the total number to 28 confirmed cases according to the Health Department.

Niagara County Public Health Director Daniel Stapleton gave an update Friday afternoon, saying that these nine new cases was the biggest single increase in a single day for the county so far. 

The county currently has 25 people in isolation, and three who have recovered.

Niagara County currently has 46 people in quarantine, and 53 people who have completed quarantine. 

The county also received two negative test results today and is waiting on two more test results now. 

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