The state Department of Health’s midday Sunday COVID-19 dashboard update showed no increase in cases or deaths.
It has been more than a month since state officials provided weekend updates beyond updating statistics on its dashboard. The dashboard also showed no change in hospitalizations.
New infections from the novel coronavirus have been trending up. In the previous five days, the state averaged 369 new cases per day, including 425 on July 15, the largest increase since June 15. The state averaged 201 new cases per day from June 13 through July 12.
New deaths linked to the novel coronavirus have