Aug. 2 COVID Chart

Skagit County Public Health reported 43 new cases of COVID-19 for the seven-period running July 25 to July 31.

That is a drop from the 79 new cases reported during the previous seven-day, Sunday-through-Saturday period.

The week showed the first drop in the number of new cases since June 13-19.

The week brought with it eight new hospitalizations.

That is the largest number of new hospitalizations in a seven-day, Sunday-through-Saturday period since there were 12 new hospitalizations for the week of April 25 through May 1.

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