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Posted on: June 5, 2020

June 5, 2020 Update

  • VDH reports 361,519 have had PCR tests, 405,858 have had PCR and antibody tests, 48,532 total cases, 5,008 hospitalizations, 1,453 deaths. RAHD reports Stafford has 750, 615 in Spotsylvania, 72 in KG, 186 in Fred., 79 in Caroline.
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COVID-19
Posted on: June 5, 2020

June 4, 2020 Update

  • VDH reports 351,354 have had PCR tests, 394,066 have had PCR and antibody tests, 47,856 total cases, 4,957 hospitalizations, 1,445 deaths. RAHD reports Stafford has 742 cases (zero new hospitalizations), 593 in Spotsylvania, 72 in KG, 178 in Fred., 76 in ...
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COVID-19
Posted on: June 3, 2020

June 3, 2020 Update

VDH reports 340,197 have had PCR tests, 381,539 have had PCR and antibody tests, 46,905 total cases, 4,884 hospitalizations, 1,428 deaths. RAHD reports Stafford has 738 cases (one new hospitalization), 590 in Spotsylvania, 70 in KG, 172 in Fred., 76 in Ca...

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Additional Info... COVID-19
Posted on: June 2, 2020

June 2, 2020 Update

  • VDH reports 328,889 have had PCR tests, 369,308 have had PCR and antibody tests, 46,239 total cases, 4,770 hospitalizations, 1,407 deaths. RAHD reports Stafford has 733 cases, 586 in Spotsylvania , 70 in KG, 172 in Fred., 76 in Caroline.
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COVID-19
Posted on: June 1, 2020

June 1, 2020 Update

  • There has been an additional COVID-19 death reported in Stafford County, which we just learned of this morning. The individual was a white man in his 80s. It has already been added to the VDH website.
  • VDH reports 322,568 have had PCR tests, 362,534 have ha...
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COVID-19
Posted on: June 1, 2020

May 29, 2020 Update

  • VDH reports 296,321 have had PCR tests, 332,330 have had PCR and antibody tests, 42,533 total cases, 4,529 hospitalizations, 1,358 deaths. RAHD reports Stafford has 681 cases (one new hospitalization), 500 in Spotsylvania , 62 in KG, 147 in Fred., 58 in C...
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COVID-19
Posted on: June 1, 2020

May 28, 2020 Update

  • VDH reports 285,273 have had PCR tests, 319,600 have had PCR and antibody tests, 41,401 total cases, 4,442 hospitalizations, 1,338 deaths. RAHD reports Stafford has 672 cases (one new hospitalization), 487 in Spotsylvania (one new death), 62 in KG, 142 in...
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COVID-19
Posted on: May 27, 2020

May 27, 2020 Update

  • VDH reports 275,074 have had PCR tests, 308,153 have had PCR and antibody tests, 40,249 total cases, 4,385 hospitalizations, 1,281 deaths. RAHD reports Stafford has 657 cases (zero new hospitalization), 474 in Spotsylvania, 60 in KG, 135 in Fred., 55 in C...
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COVID-19
Posted on: May 26, 2020

May 26, 2020 Update

  • VDH reports 265,279 have had PCR tests, 298,270 have had PCR and antibody tests, 39,342 total cases, 4,325 hospitalizations, 1,236 deaths. RAHD reports Stafford has 642 cases (one new hospitalization), 463 in Spotsylvania, 60 in KG, 136 in Fred., 53 in Ca...
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COVID-19
Posted on: May 26, 2020

May 25, 2020 Update

VDH reports 256,913 have had PCR tests, 265,279 have had PCR and antibody tests, 37,727 total cases, 4,269 hospitalizations, 1,208 deaths. RAHD reports Stafford has 599 cases (one new hospitalization), 422 in Spotsylvania, 56 in KG, 123 in Fred., 49 in Ca...

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COVID-19
Posted on: May 26, 2020

May 22, 2020 Update

  • VDH reports 223,433 have had PCR tests, 249,940 have had PCR and antibody tests, 34,950 total cases, 4,145 hospitalizations, 1,136 deaths. RAHD reports Stafford has 552 cases (one new hospitalization), 373 in Spotsylvania, 50 in KG, 109 in Fred., 45 in Ca...
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COVID-19
Posted on: May 21, 2020

May 21, 2020 Update

  • VDH reports 216,890 have had PCR tests, 241,957 have had PCR and antibody tests, 34,137 total cases, 4,093 hospitalizations, 1,099 deaths. RAHD reports Stafford has 540 cases (two new hospitalizations), 366 in Spotsylvania, 49 in KG, 107 in Fred., 45 in C...
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COVID-19
Posted on: May 20, 2020

May 20, 2020 Update

  • VDH reports 210,965 have had PCR tests, 235,199 have had PCR and antibody tests, 32,908 total cases, 3,979 hospitalizations, 1,074 deaths. RAHD reports Stafford has 514 cases (two new hospitalizations), 351 in Spotsylvania, 48 in KG, 101 in Fred., 45 in C...
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COVID-19
Posted on: May 20, 2020

May 19, 2020 Update

  • VDH reports 201,183 have had PCR tests, 224,991 have had PCR and antibody tests, 32,145 total cases, 3,904 hospitalizations, 1,041 deaths. RAHD reports Stafford has 501 cases (20 hospitalized), 339 in Spotsylvania, 48 in KG, 101 in Fred., 44 in Caroline.
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COVID-19
Posted on: May 14, 2020

May 18, 2020 Update

  • VDH reports 194,677 have been tested with 31,140 total cases, 3,822 hospitalizations, 1,014 deaths. RAHD reports Stafford has 484 cases (4 deaths), 319 (4 deaths) in Spotsylvania, 48 (4 deaths) in KG, 96 in Fred., 42 (2 deaths) in Caroline.
  • The County cont...
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COVID-19
Posted on: May 14, 2020

May 15, 2020 Update

  • VDH reports 185,551 have been tested with (165,486 unique tests), 28,672 total cases, 3,657 hospitalizations, 977 deaths. RAHD reports Stafford has 442 cases, 291 in Spotsylvania, 45 in KG, 82 in Fred., 42 in Caroline.
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COVID-19
Posted on: May 14, 2020

May 14, 2020 Update

  • VDH reports 185,551 have been tested with (165,486 unique tests), 27,813 total cases, 3,592 hospitalizations, 955 deaths. RAHD reports Stafford has 426 cases, 282 in Spotsylvania, 44 in KG, 80 in Fred., 41 in Caroline.
  • Tomorrow, May 15, the County will reo...
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COVID-19
Posted on: May 13, 2020

May 13, 2020 Update

VDH reports 180,085 have been tested with (160,077 unique tests), 26,746 total cases, 3,520 hospitalizations, 927 deaths. RAHD reports Stafford has 413 cases, 270 in Spotsylvania, 44 in KG, 72 in Fred., 39 in Caroline.

Due to COVID-19, Stafford is cancelin...

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COVID-19
Posted on: May 12, 2020

May 12, 2020 Update

  • The Virginia Department of Health reports today that there have been two more deaths of Stafford residents from the Coronavirus. Our thoughts and prayers to the families of the victims. One woman was in her 40s and one was in her 80s.
  • VDH reports 171,239 h...
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COVID-19
Posted on: May 12, 2020

May 11, 2020 Update

  • VDH reports 167,758 have been tested with (149,436 unique tests), 25,070 total cases, 3,300 hospitalizations, 812 deaths. RAHD reports Stafford has 384 cases, 257 in Spotsylvania, 42 in KG, 61 in Fred., 38 in Caroline.
  • VDH has a new tool where you can chec...
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COVID-19
Posted on: May 12, 2020

May 8, 2020 Update

  • VDH reports 143,220 have been tested with (128,877 unique tests), 22,342 total cases, 3,059 hospitalizations, 812 deaths. RAHD reports Stafford has 344 cases, 233 in Spotsylvania, 38 in KG, 55 in Fred., 37 in Caroline.
  • The Washington Post analyzed cell pho...
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COVID-19
Posted on: May 7, 2020

May 7, 2020 Update

  • VDH reports 136,558 have been tested with (122,119 unique tests), 21,570 total cases, 2,955 hospitalizations, 769 deaths. RAHD reports Stafford has 334 cases, 230 in Spotsylvania, 38 in KG, 52 in Fred., 36 in Caroline.
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COVID-19
Posted on: May 7, 2020

May 6, 2020 Update

RAHD and VDH did not have updates today.

COVID-19
Posted on: May 6, 2020

May 5, 2020 Update

  • RAHD reports there are now 308 cases in Stafford, 206 in Spotsylvania, 36 in King George, 45 in Fredericksburg and 34 in Caroline. VDH reports 127,938  people have been tested (112,809 unique people tested), 20,256 positive cases, 2,773 total hos...
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COVID-19
Posted on: May 4, 2020

May 4, 2020 Update

RAHD reports there are now 288 cases in Stafford, 195 in Spotsylvania, 35 in King George, 45 in Fredericksburg and 32 in Caroline. VDH reports 122,788  people have been tested (111,441 unique cases), 19,492 positive cases, 2,700 total hospitaliza...

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COVID-19
Posted on: May 1, 2020

May 1, 2020 Update

RAHD reports there are now 251 cases in Stafford, 155 in Spotsylvania, 34 in King George, 34 in Fredericksburg and 32 in Caroline. VDH reports 105,648 people have been tested, 16,901 positive cases, 2,416 total hospitalizations and 581 deaths.

County Gover...

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COVID-19
Posted on: April 30, 2020

April 30, 2020 Update

RAHD reports there are now 240 cases in Stafford, 143 in Spotsylvania, 32 in King George, 33 in Fredericksburg and 27 in Caroline. VDH reports 90,843 people have been tested, 15,846 positive cases, 2,322 total hospitalizations and 552 deaths.

The hospitals...

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COVID-19
Posted on: April 29, 2020

April 29, 2020 Update

RAHD reports there are now 225 cases in Stafford, 131 in Spotsylvania, 30 in King George, 28 in Fredericksburg and 25 in Caroline. VDH reports 85,307 people have been tested, 14,961 positive cases, 2,259 total hospitalizations and 522 deaths (surpassing 5...

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COVID-19
Posted on: April 28, 2020

April 28, 2020 Update

RAHD reports there are now 221 cases in Stafford, 126 in Spotsylvania, 30 in King George, 27 in Fredericksburg and 22 in Caroline. VDH reports 82,753 people have been tested, 14,339 positive cases, 2,165 total hospitalizations and 492 deaths.

Stafford anno...

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COVID-19
Posted on: April 27, 2020

April 27, 2020 Update

RAHD reports there are now 218 cases in Stafford, 119 in Spotsylvania, 28 in King George, 24 in Fredericksburg and 21 in Caroline. VDH reports 80,180 people have been tested, 13,535 positive cases, 2,066 total hospitalizations and 458 deaths.

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COVID-19
Posted on: April 24, 2020

April 24, 2020 Update

RAHD reports there are now 193 cases in Stafford, 97 in Spotsylvania, 23 in King George, 21 in Fredericksburg and 21 in Caroline. VDH reports 69,015 people have been tested, 11,594 positive cases, 1,837 total hospitalizations and 410 deaths.

Yesterday, the...

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COVID-19
Posted on: April 23, 2020

April 23, 2020 Update

RAHD reports there are now 180 cases in Stafford, 94 in Spotsylvania, 21 in King George, 20 in Fredericksburg and 21 in Caroline. VDH reports 64,518 people have been tested, 10,998 positive cases, 1,753 total hospitalizations and 372 deaths.

The Judicial E...

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COVID-19
Posted on: April 22, 2020

April 22, 2020 Update

RAHD reports there are now 167 cases in Stafford, 82 in Spotsylvania, 20 in King George, 17 in Fredericksburg and 20 in Caroline. VDH is having trouble uploading numbers and has not posted new state numbers at this time.

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COVID-19
Posted on: April 21, 2020

April 21, 2020 Update

RAHD reported 58,354 people have been tested statewide. There are 9,630 confirmed cases, 1,581 hospitalized, 324 deaths. There are now 164 cases in Stafford, 79 in Spotsylvania, 19 in King George, 17 in Fredericksburg and 17 in Caroline. 

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COVID-19
Posted on: April 17, 2020

April 20, 2020, Update

RAHD reported 56,735 people had been tested statewide. There are 8,990 confirmed cases, 1,500 hospitalized, 300 deaths. There are now 161 cases in Stafford, 77 in Spotsylvania, 18 in King George, 17 in Fredericksburg and 14 in Caroline. 

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COVID-19
Posted on: April 17, 2020

April 17, 2020, Update

RAHD reported 48,977 people had been tested statewide. There are 7,491 confirmed cases, 1,221 hospitalized, 231 deaths. There are now 128 cases in Stafford, 69 in Spotsylvania, 18 in King George, 15 in Fredericksburg and 11 in Caroline. 

Yesterday...

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COVID-19
Posted on: April 16, 2020

April 16, 2020 Update

RAHD reported 46,444 people had been tested statewide. There are 6,889 confirmed cases, 1,114 hospitalized, 208 deaths (5 in RAHD). There are currently 120 cases in Stafford, 62 in Spotsylvania, 18 in King George, 15 in Fredericksburg and 11 in Caroline.&...

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COVID-19
Posted on: April 14, 2020

April 15, 2020 Update

RAHD reported 44,169 people had been tested statewide. There are 6,500 confirmed cases, 1,048 hospitalized, 195 deaths. There are now 108 cases in Stafford, 60 in Spotsylvania, 17 in King George, 15 in Fredericksburg and nine in Caroline.  Sadly,...

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COVID-19
Posted on: April 14, 2020

April 14, 2020 Update

RAHD reported 42,763 people had been tested statewide. There are 6,171 confirmed cases, 978 hospitalized, 154 deaths. There are now 95 cases in Stafford, 56 in Spotsylvania, 16 in King George, 14 in Fredericksburg and seven in Caroline.

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COVID-19
Posted on: April 13, 2020

April 13, 2020 Update

RAHD reports 41,401 people had been tested statewide. There are 5,747 confirmed cases, 902 hospitalized, 149 deaths. There are now 87 cases in Stafford, 51 in Spotsylvania, 14 in King George, 13 in Fredericksburg and six in Caroline.

Stafford, sadly, had i...

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Additional Info... COVID-19
Posted on: April 10, 2020

April 12, 2020 Update

RAHD reported 39,985 people had been tested statewide. There are 5,274 confirmed cases, 872 hospitalized, 141 deaths. There are now 72 cases in Stafford, 50 in Spotsylvania, 14 in King George, 12 in Fredericksburg and six in Caroline.

Stafford has also had...

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Additional Info... COVID-19
Posted on: April 10, 2020

April 10, 2020 Update

RAHD reported 35,459 people had been tested statewide. There are 4,509 confirmed cases, 772 hospitalized, 121 deaths. There are now 60 cases in Stafford, 43 in Spotsylvania, 14 in King George, 10 in Fredericksburg and six in Caroline.

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COVID-19
Posted on: April 10, 2020

April 9, 2020 Update

RAHD reported 33,026 people had been tested statewide. There are 4,042 confirmed cases, 685 hospitalized, 109 deaths. There are now 54 cases in Stafford, 36 in Spotsylvania, 13 in King George, 10 in Fredericksburg and four in Caroline.

The Virginia Departm...

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COVID-19
Posted on: April 10, 2020

April 8, 2020 Update

RAHD reported 30,645 people had been tested statewide. There are 3,645 confirmed cases, 615 hospitalized, 75 deaths. There are now 53 cases in Stafford, 31 in Spotsylvania, 10 in King George, 10 in Fredericksburg and four in Caroline.

The Sheriff&rsquo...

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COVID-19
Posted on: April 7, 2020

April 7, 2020 Update

RAHD reported 28,645 people had been tested statewide. There are 3,333 confirmed cases, 563 hospitalized, 63 deaths. There are now 46 cases in Stafford, 27 in Spotsylvania, nine in King George, nine in Fredericksburg and two in Caroline. 

All Boar...

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COVID-19
Posted on: April 6, 2020

April 6, 2020 Update

RAHD reported 24,521 people had been tested statewide. There are 2,878 confirmed cases, 497 hospitalized, 54 deaths. There are now 42 cases in Stafford, 25 in Spotsylvania, nine in King George, eight in Fredericksburg and two in Caroline. Over the weekend...

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COVID-19
Posted on: April 3, 2020

April 5, 2020 Update

RAHD reported 23.671 people have been tested statewide. There are 2,637 confirmed cases, 431hospitalized, 51deaths (1 in RAHD). There are now 38 cases in Stafford, 23 in Spotsylvania, eight in King George, eight in Fredericksburg and two in Caroline.&...

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Budget Hearing Participation Guidelines COVID-19
Posted on: April 3, 2020

April 3, 2020 Update

RAHD reported 19,005 people have been tested statewide. There are 2,012 confirmed cases, 312 hospitalized, 46 deaths (1 in RAHD). There are now 30 cases in Stafford, 15 in Spotsylvania, seven in King George, seven in Fredericksburg and one in Caroline.&am...

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Budget Hearing Participation Guidelines COVID-19
Posted on: April 2, 2020

Coronavirus Update April 2, 2020

Stafford is asking for the public’s help in two regards to help first responders:

If you are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms (shortness of breath, a fever of 100.4 or more and coughing) please alert 911 or first responder of your status before the...

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COVID-19
Posted on: March 31, 2020

April 1, 2020 Update

RAHD reports 26 confirmed cases in Stafford, 12 in Spotsylvania, two in Fredericksburg, five in King George.

  • 15,344 have been tested in Virginia
  • 1,484 total cases
  • 208 hospitalizations
  • 34 deaths

Governor Ralph Northam issued a stay-at-home order. The order may...

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Executive Order #55 COVID-19
Posted on: March 31, 2020

March 31, 2020 Update

RAHD reports 24 confirmed cases in Stafford, eight in Spotsylvania, one in Fredericksburg, three in King George. Please note that there is one case being reported for Fredericksburg and not two.

  • 16 hospitalized/20 not hospitalized
  • Stafford:  two ho...
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Executive Order #55 COVID-19
Posted on: March 30, 2020

March 30, 2020 Update

RAHD reported this morning that 9,166 people have been tested statewide. There are 739 confirmed cases, 99 hospitalized and 17 deaths. There are now 13 cases in Stafford, two in Spotsylvania, one in Fredericksburg and two in King George. 

Again, o...

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COVID-19
Posted on: March 6, 2020

March 28, 2020 Update

RAHD reported 9,166 people had been tested statewide. There are 739 confirmed cases, 99 hospitalized and 17 deaths. There are now 13 cases in Stafford, two in Spotsylvania, one in Fredericksburg and two in King George. 

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COVID-19
Posted on: March 6, 2020

March 27, 2020 Update

RAHD reported 7,337 people had been tested statewide. There are 604 confirmed cases, 83 hospitalized and 14 deaths. There are now 11 cases in Stafford, two in Spotsylvania, one in Fredericksburg and one in King George. 

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COVID-19
Posted on: March 6, 2020

March 26, 2020 Update

RAHD reported 5,370 people had been tested statewide. There are 391 confirmed cases, 59 hospitalized, nine deaths. There are now 11 cases in Stafford (may increase to 12 due to a couple testing positive living with a third), two in Spotsylvania (yesterday...

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COVID-19
Posted on: March 6, 2020

March 25, 2020 Update

RAHD reports that Stafford County has nine confirmed cases of Coronavirus. 4,470 have been tested statewide. There are 290 confirmed cases, 45 hospitalized, seven deaths.

Stafford’s County Administrator Tom Foley announced today that the closure ...

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COVID-19
Posted on: March 6, 2020

March 24, 2020 Update

RAHD reports that Stafford County has eight confirmed cases of Coronavirus. 3,697 have been tested statewide. There are 254 confirmed cases, 38 hospitalized, six deaths.

COVID-19
Posted on: March 6, 2020

March 23, 2020 Update

RAHD reports that Stafford County has seven confirmed cases of Coronavirus. 3,337 have been tested statewide. There are 219 confirmed cases, 32 hospitalized, 3 deaths.

The Schools begin their School Closure Meal Service today – ...

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COVID-19
Posted on: March 6, 2020

March 11-19, 2020 Updates

March 19, 2020 Update

Stafford County still has two cases of Coronavirus. 

Yesterday, Dr. Kizner extended the school closure through April 15. As well, the Schools announced the details for their School Closure Meal Service - five schools and 20 co...

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COVID-19
Posted on: March 6, 2020

March 11, 2020 Update

The World Health Organization declared the virus that causes COVID-19 a world pandemic this morning. 

According to the latest figures, Virginia has nine presumptive positive cases of COVID-19. The U.S. Environmental Prot...

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COVID-19
Posted on: March 6, 2020

March 10, 2020 Update

Virginia has 5 presumptive positive cases of COVID-19. One case is a household contact of a case previously identified in Fairfax in the Northern Region of the state. The other case is a resident of Spotsylvania County in the Northwest Region of the state...

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COVID-19
Posted on: March 6, 2020

March 9, 2020 Update

Virginia now has three presumptive positive cases of COVID-19. The Virginia Department of Health reported that the third case is a resident in Arlington, who, like the other two cases, had traveled internationally.

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COVID-19
Posted on: March 6, 2020

March 8, 2020 Update

Virginia has two presumptive positive cases of COVID-19.  The first case is a Marine at Fort Belvoir had tested positive for the disease. The second case in Virginia is a Fairfax city resident in his 80s. Washington D.C. has seven cases with Mary...

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COVID-19
Posted on: March 6, 2020

March 6, 2020 Update

Congress approved roughly $8 billion in emergency funding to fight the coronavirus. The CDC continues to report that the potential public health threat of COVID-19 is very high for the United States but most people in the United States will have little im...

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COVID-19
Posted on: March 3, 2020

March 3, 2020 Update

Stafford County is continuing to monitor COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and is coordinating with the Rappahannock Area Health District. Currently, there are no diagnosed cases in Virginia. As of March 3, 2020, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) reported the po...

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COVID-19