The 14-day average for hospitalizations in the county sits at 170.4, the highest rate since the pandemic began. The county's previous highest 14-day hospitalization rate was 168.7 on Jan. 2, 2021.
Case counts continued a downward trend for the county this week: according to department open data, the seven-day average of new cases in the county sits at 437.4, down from Sunday's rate of 483.4.
The 14-day average for hospitalizations in the county sits at 151.1, the highest rate since Jan. 12, 2020. The county's highest 14-day hospitalization rate was 168.7 on Jan. 2, 2021.
For Cumberland County's population of people ages 5 and older, 67.5% have been fully vaccinated, an increase of 3.6%.
The Department of Health’s data site reported a seven-day average of 159.7 cases for the county, the highest since Feb. 2 when the county’s seven-day average was 182.1.
Here are charts detailing the COVID-19 pandemic in Cumberland County as of Friday, Dec. 3.
Cumberland County saw one of its highest weekend case totals in the last two months, second only to the weekend when the state Department of Health started counting COVID-19 reinfections.
Cumberland County saw one of its highest weekend case totals in the last two months, second only to the weekend when the state Department of H…
Cumberland County saw its cumulative number of cases of COVID-19 rise by 689 cases over the weekend due a change in the way the Department of …
Under a new national case definition, anyone who tests positive more than once at least 90 days apart would be counted more than once in case totals.
Incumbent Anne Lauritzen narrowly led Republican challenger David Miller 2,273 to 2,259 with incumbent Democratic candidate Rick Coplen in third position with 1,832 votes.
With fewer votes setting them apart than write-in tallies from Tuesday in-person voting, mail-in ballots could affect a tight Newburg Borough Council race.
Three Hampden Township commissioners are likely to keep their seats after Tuesday's election.
With mail-in ballots yet to be counted, Republicans took a significant lead in the Mechanicsburg area races Tuesday evening.
Republicans took significant leads over Democrats in the school board and township commissioner races in East Pennsboro Tuesday, though mail-in ballots have yet to be counted in the municipality.
Even though mail-in ballots have yet to be counted in the municipalities covered by the Cumberland Valley School Board, the Republican candidates have taken significant leads with the in-person voting Tuesday.
The number of new COVID-19 cases continued to fall this past weekend, though all but four of the counties in the southcentral Pennsylvania region saw at least one new death over the last two days.
The state Department of Health reported 108 new cases of COVID-19 and one additional death for Cumberland County Thursday.
In data updated Sunday evening, the CDC says Cumberland County has seen 58.9% of its total population of 253,370 become fully vaccinated. For ages 12 and older, 68% have been fully vaccinated.
Six counties in the Southcentral Pennsylvania region, four of which are in the Midstate, reported at least one new death linked to COVID-19 over the weekend.
The state Department of Health reported 155 new cases of COVID-19 and two additional deaths for Cumberland County Friday, the fifth time in th…
The county's seven-day average of cases now sits at 101.14, the first time the seven-day average passed 100 since Feb. 4. Its 14-day per capita rate sits at 513.87, the highest rate since Feb. 11.
The state Department of Health reported 104 new cases of COVID-19 and no additional deaths for Cumberland County Thursday, the fourth time in …
The southcentral region reported 999 cases Thursday, with York County reporting 261 cases (and seven deaths), Franklin County 137 and Lebanon County 97. The region reported 11 deaths.
The Tri-County Regional Planning Commission recently launched its safety web application that allows users to interact with PennDOT data regar…