279 new COVID-19 cases and 93 new recoveries in Fresno County

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FRESNO, California (KSEE/KGPE) – Fresno County added 279 new COVID-19 cases and 93 new recoveries in a Friday update from the Department of Public Health.

It brings the total number of cases in the county to 7,906 and recoveries to 1,779.

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The percentage of positive cases jumped from 9.7% Thursday to 9.8% Friday. The state has asked counties to be at 8% or less.

No new deaths were reported Friday. The death toll stands at 87.

Note: COVID-19 data updates often. The numbers in this story were accurate at the time of its writing.

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