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COVID-19 update June 18

June 18. The NC Dept. of Health & Human Services Friday reported 220 new COVID-19 cases statewide and 20 new deaths attributable to the coronavirus, including one in Huntersville. The positive test rate is 1.9 percent statewide.

Hospitalizations are at 475 statewide.

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Mecklenburg County

Between Thursday and today in Mecklenburg County, there were 23 new coronavirus cases reported, and one new death. The positivity rate is 2 percent.

North Mecklenburg (change from Thursday to Friday)

Cornelius: 2 fewer cases (NCDHHS revision), 2,885 cumulative; 25 deaths total.

Davidson: 1 fewer case (NCDHHS revision), 1,697 cumulative; 15 deaths total.

Huntersville: 1 new case, 6,070 cumulative, 54 deaths total.