LITTLE FALLS, NJ - Authorities report that the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 coronavirus in Little Falls rose by five on Thursday. There are now currently eight residents with confirmed cases of the virus.

These patients range in age from 23 to 59. 

Please note that COVID-19 testing is only available for symptomatic individuals. Main symptoms include a fever of more than 100.4, coughing, and shortness of breath. Additionally, sore throat, nausea, and diarrhea may occur. The Health Department does not test for COVID-19. Testing can be done through medical providers; contact your healthcare provider to see if you are eligible for testing.