April 7, 2029
From The County Health Dept:
The Steuben County Public Health Department received notification of the death of an individual who previously tested positive for COVID-19. This brings the total number of COVID-19 related deaths in Steuben County to five. The individual was a 67 year old male who died at a nursing home in the Bath area.
“Each death from COVID-19 is a terrible loss for the individual’s family, friends, neighbors, and our community,” said Public Health Director, Darlene Smith. “Please stay home to save lives.”
All residents should continue to stay home and monitor themselves for COVID-19 symptoms of fever, cough and shortness of breath and contact their healthcare provider for instructions if feeling ill.
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