Vermont Sets Yet Another Record With 178 New COVID-19 Cases | Vermont Public Radio

Vermont officials reported 178 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, a single-day record since the start of the pandemic. Of the new cases, 64 are in Chittenden County. Washington County saw 29 new infections, and four other Vermont counties had case increases in the teens. One more Vermonter has died, bringing the statewide death toll to 75. The Health Department changed its reporting standards this week, and is now including both positive and “presumptive positive” cases in its daily count. A total of 29 people are currently hospitalized with the disease, including three people who are in the ICU. The state’s seven Source: Vermont Sets Yet Another Record With 178 New COVID-19 Cases | Vermont Public Radio