vnews.com 05 Oct, 2020 22:30 am

NH, Vermont see jump in coronavirus cases over the weekend

NH, Vermont see jump in coronavirus cases over the weekend
CONCORD — The recent slow rise in new COVID-19 cases in New Hampshire and Vermont became noticeably faster over the weekend.New Hamsphire reported 218 new cases from Friday through Sunday, the most the Granite State has seen in three consecutive days...

In Vermont, a total of 26 migrant workers at a large apple orchard tested positive for the coronavirus, state officials said Monday, leading to the biggest one-day increase in cases since June 3 in a state that has consistently had one of the nation’s lowest infection rates.14 and were in a 14-day quarantine when the Health Department learned last week that one of them had tested positive, officials said.The workers who tested positive are in the country legally on visas given to temporary farm workers, officials said.Mike Hill, of Utah, and Thom Tillis, or North Carolina — have tested positive.

The infected workers were living together and have been isolated, officials said.CONCORD — The recent slow rise in new COVID-19 cases in New Hampshire and Vermont became noticeably faster over the weekend.

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