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March 5, 2021

SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ –The Sussex County officials reported 75 cases and no additional deaths on March 5. As of March 5 there were 9,840 cases of COVID-19 in the county, 274 deaths and 8,818 recovered coronavirus patients. Four prior reported positive case has been reassigned out of the ...

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SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ –The Sussex County officials reported 52 cases and no additional deaths on March 4. As of March 4 there were 9,769 cases of COVID-19 in the county, 274 deaths and 8,750 recovered coronavirus patients. No prior reported positive case has been reassigned out of the county.  In ...

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SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ –The Sussex County officials reported 46 cases and two additional deaths on March 3. County officials announced a 72-year-old Franklin Borough man and a 79-year-old Stillwater Township man died of COVID-19. As of March 3 there were 9,717 cases of COVID-19 in the county, 274 ...

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SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ –The Sussex County officials reported 44 cases and no additional death son March 2. As of March 2 there were 9,674 cases of COVID-19 in the county, 274 deaths and 8,616 recovered coronavirus patients. Five prior reported positive case has been reassigned out of the ...

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TRENTON, NJ — New Jersey will expand COVID-19 vaccine eligibility later this month to millions more people including teachers, the homeless and clergy, Gov. Phil Murphy announced Monday. Educators have been among the groups lobbying for higher prioritization. As of March 15, K-12 educators and ...

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SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ –The Sussex County officials reported 191 cases and one additional death on March 1 in the first report since Feb. 26. County officials report a 76-year-old Sparta woman probably died of COVID-19 on Feb. 25. As of March 1 there were 9,631 cases of COVID-19 in the county, 274 ...

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SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ –The Sussex County officials reported 46 cases and one additional death on Feb. 25. As of Feb.25 there were 9,422 cases of COVID-19 in the county, 274 deaths and 8,342 recovered coronavirus patients. Three prior reported positive case has been reassigned out of the ...

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SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ –The Sussex County officials reported 46 cases and one additional death on Feb. 25. As of Feb.25 there were 9,422 cases of COVID-19 in the county, 274 deaths and 8,342 recovered coronavirus patients. Three prior reported positive case has been reassigned out of the ...

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SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ –The Sussex County officials reported 24 cases and no additional deaths on Feb. 26. The next report from the county will be on Monday, March 1.   As of Feb.26 there were 9,445 cases of COVID-19 in the county, 274 deaths and 8,451 recovered coronavirus patients. One prior ...

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SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ –The Sussex County officials reported 46 cases and one additional death on Feb. 25. County officials reported a 50-year-old Vernon Township woman died of COVID-19 on Feb. 24. As of Feb.25 there were 9,422 cases of COVID-19 in the county, 274 deaths and 8,342 recovered ...

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SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ –The Sussex County officials reported 48 cases and no additional deaths on Feb. 24. As of Feb.24 there were 9,379 cases of COVID-19 in the county, 273 deaths and 8,305 recovered coronavirus patients. Five prior reported positive case has been reassigned out of the ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy provided during his COVID press briefing on Wednesday some positive news about testing sites and vaccinations. He said the 1,758,979 total vaccine doses (1,192,364 first doses, and 566,441 second doses) have been administered as of this morning.  He also was proud ...

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SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ –The Sussex County officials reported 40 cases and one additional death on Feb. 23. On Tuesday, county officials announced a 78-year-old Byram man has died of COVID-19. As of Feb.23 there were 9,336 cases of COVID-19 in the county, 272 deaths and 8,295 recovered coronavirus ...

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NEW JERSEY — “Good trends,” as Gov. Phil Murphy put it Monday, will allow New Jersey to expand its COVID-19 gathering limits. The changes go into effect immediately. Religious services at churches, mosques and other houses of worship will be allowed to run at 50% capacity. Also in effect, two ...

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SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ –The Sussex County officials reported 107 cases and two additional deaths on Feb. 22 in the first report since Friday, Feb. 19. On Monday, county officials report a 75-year-old Vernon man has died of COVID-19 and a 67-year-old Stanhope Borough has probably died of ...

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SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ –The Sussex County officials reported 40 cases and one additional death on Feb. 19. The next report from the county will be on Feb. 22. County officials report an 83-year-old Hopatcong Borough woman probably died of COVID-19 on Jan. 2, 2021. As of Feb.20 there were 9,196 ...

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SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ –The Sussex County officials reported 40 cases and one additional death on Feb. 19. The next report from the county will be on Feb. 22. County officials report an 83-year-old Hopatcong Borough woman probably died of COVID-19 on Jan. 2, 2021. As of Feb.19 there were 9,196 ...

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SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ –The Sussex County officials reported 48 cases and no additional deaths on Feb. 18. As of Feb.18 there were 9,150 cases of COVID-19 in the county, 268 deaths and 8,179 recovered coronavirus patients. Two prior reported positive case has been reassigned out of the county.  In ...

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SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ –The Sussex County officials reported 68 cases and one additional death on Feb. 17. County officials report an 81-year-old Newton woman probably died of COVID-19. As of Feb.17 there were 9,104 cases of COVID-19 in the county, 268 deaths and 8,020 recovered coronavirus ...

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SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ –The Sussex County officials reported 233 new cases and no additional deaths on Feb. 16, in their first report since Feb. 11. As of Feb.16 there were 9,039 cases of COVID-19 in the county, 268 deaths and 7,800 recovered coronavirus patients. Nine prior reported positive case ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Gov. Phil Murphy emerged from his self-quarantine Tuesday wearing not one but two face masks. Last week, despite testing negative for COVID-19, the governor entered a self-quarantine when a family member confirmed they had contracted the virus. His office said he was entering a ...

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SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ –The Sussex County officials reported 28 new cases and additional deaths on Feb. 11. They will not be reporting again until Tuesday, Feb. 16. As of Feb. 11 there were 8,815 cases of COVID-19 in the county, 268 deaths and 7,680 recovered coronavirus patients. Three prior ...

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SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ –The Sussex County officials reported 28 new cases and additional deaths on Feb. 11. They will not be reporting again until Tuesday, Feb. 16. As of Feb. 11 there were 8,815 cases of COVID-19 in the county, 268 deaths and 7,680 recovered coronavirus patients. Three prior ...

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SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ –Volunteers continue to be the primary force operating the COVID-19 vaccination site at the Sussex County fairgrounds continues to operate at capacity.  According to county officials nearly 80% of the workers are volunteers. Sparta CERT leader and councilman David Smith said ...

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SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ –The Sussex County officials reported 28 new cases and additional deaths on Feb. 11. They will not be reporting again until Tuesday, Feb. 16. As of Feb. 11 there were 8,815 cases of COVID-19 in the county, 268 deaths and 7,680 recovered coronavirus patients. Three prior ...

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NEW JERSEY -- Gov. Phil Murphy announced today that a total of 1,244,224 vaccine doses have been administered in New Jersey as of mid-morning Friday. Of those vaccinations, 933,160 were first doses and 310,529 second doses. "At the rate that we are going at the moment, roughly 30,000 first doses ...

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SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ –The Sussex County officials reported 28 new cases and additional deaths on Feb. 11. They did not make a report on Friday, Feb. 12 as of publication. As of Feb. 11 there were 8,815 cases of COVID-19 in the county, 268 deaths and 7,680 recovered coronavirus patients. Three prior ...

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AUGUSTA, NJ – The Sussex County Division of Health officials said due to the anticipated winter weather the COVID-19 vaccination clinic at the fairgrounds will be closed on Tuesday, February 16.  Those appointments will be rescheduled to Saturday, February 20.  County officials advise residents ...

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SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ –The Sussex County officials reported 28 new cases and additional deaths on Feb. 11. As of Feb. 11 there were 8,815 cases of COVID-19 in the county, 268 deaths and 7,680 recovered coronavirus patients. Three prior reported positive case has been reassigned out of the ...

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NEW JERSEY -- Gov. Phil Murphy said Wednesday during a press briefing via ZOOM that 1,138,757 vaccine doses have now been administered statewide: 875,424 first doses and 263,196 second doses and that he is expecting increasing deliveries of vaccines from the federal government for our mega-sites ...

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