COUNTY, STATE COVID CASES TICKING UPWARD

COVID-19 cases are ticking upward, both statewide and locally. While the Community Level remains low, there have been 35 new cases since April 21st, with one additional death. The county positivity rate sits at 4.92 per cent, with Maryland’s rate at 4.57 per cent. Free, local COVID-19 testing and vaccination appointments can be made at the health department website, https://health.maryland.gov/allegany.