covid-19 florida

The Florida Department of Health has reported 6,093 new cases to the Florida COVID-19 Dashboard, bringing the total positive test count to 152,434 cases as of the June 29th report.

Here's a breakdown of the new coronavirus cases reported by the state each day for the past 10 days:

  • June 21: 3,494
  • June 22: 2,926 
  • June 23: 3,286
  • June 24: 5,508
  • June 25: 5,004
  • June 26: 8,942
  • June 27: 9,585
  • June 28: 8,530
  • June 29: 5,266
  • June 30: 6,093

Statewide hospitalizations­­­ are at 14,850, an increase of 496. The state is not reporting a total number of "recovered" COVID-19 patients, or those currently hospitalized.

3,505 people have died from the virus, an increase of 58 over the day before.

Here are the figures locally for total positive tests:

Alachua County is at 1,197 - up 38 from yesterday.

Gilchrist County 97 – up one from yesterday

Columbia County 287 - up 6 from yesterday.

Levy County 174 - up one from yesterday.

In Alachua County towns:

Alachua/LaCrosse/Worthington Springs 51 - up two from yesterday.

Archer 15 – up one.

Hawthorne 11 – no change.

High Springs 20 – up one.

Micanopy 6 - no change.

Newberry 48 - no change.

Waldo 7 - no change.

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Our President and Governor have gone AWOL on this crisis. The costs so many suffered in the shutdown have been squandered. Europe has managed to tame the Covid outbreaks. Why haven’t we?

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