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Kennesaw State University, which enrolled about 41,000 students for the fall term, reported 17 new cases of COVID-19 over the last week.

"During the week of October 10 to October 16, there were 17 reported cases of COVID-19," the university wrote on its coronavirus website. "Please note that this number includes individuals working or studying remotely."

Here's a look at Cobb County and state coronavirus numbers reported Saturday, and how they compare to the day before. All information comes from the Georgia Department of Public Health. 

Cobb County's COVID-19 Numbers for Saturday

Category 10/17 Change
Cases 21,118 +77
Hospitalizations 1,918 +7
Deaths 447 +1

Georgia's COVID-19 Numbers for Saturday

Category 10/17 Change
Cases 339,384 +1,554
Hospitalizations 30,350 +133
Deaths 7,607 +51

A Cobb-Douglas Public Health report, including data on how the coronavirus is affecting different ZIP codes, genders and ages, is available at

For the Georgia DPH’s full report, visit

For the latest update on weekly cases from Kennesaw State University, visit

National data can be found at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s website at


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