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County COVID-19 Cases Growing, But Not 'Spiking,' Yet – Transylvania County, NC


Last updated 11/18/2020 at 6:17pm

Cases of COVID-19 in Transylvania County are growing but are not "spiking" like they are in some places, according to Tara Rybka, the public information officer with Transylvania Public Health.

"We have had an average of three-and-a-half new cases per day since mid-October, and the number of new cases has been increasing from week to week at around 5 percent," she said. "However, our percent of positive tests remains higher than we would like."

Transylvania Public Health reported four additional cases of COVID-19 Wednesday, for a total of 493 cases and nine deaths among county residents,...

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