Local COVID-19 Updates

Here is a listing of the most up-to-date information on the number of COVID-19 cases in the four-county area. The information comes from the websites of the public health departments in Ontario, Seneca, Wayne and Yates counties (Note: not all the departments provide the same information).

PENN YAN — A Steuben County woman whose mother was killed by a drunk driver was the keynote speaker at two Yates County drunk/impaired driving victim impact panels.


Annette Mumford, a firefighter with the Border City Fire Department, has eight grandchildren — three of whom couldn’t celebrate “normal” birthdays this year because of the COVID pandemic.


NEWARK — Nearly 50 residents and 14 staff members of a local long-term care facility have tested positive for COVID-19.


CLIFTON SPRINGS — Adapt or die is the tenet of evolution.


OVID — South Seneca schools resumed in-person instruction today after a second positive COVID-19 test forced the district to switch to remote learning for two days last week.

KEUKA PARK — While the number of COVID-19 cases at Keuka College has gone down significantly, officials announced Friday that distance learning will remain through the end of the fall semester.


KEUKA PARK — Keuka College had just one positive COVID-19 case during the first six weeks of the fall semester.

National COVID-19 Updates

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BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks sank Friday as investors looked ahead to next week's U.S. presidential election and weighed the chances of economic stimulus from Washington and Europe.