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Kennesaw State University,which enrolled about 41,000 students for the fall term, reported 46 new cases of COVID-19 over the last week.

"During the week of September 19 to September 25, there were 46 reported cases of COVID-19," KSU wrote on its coronavirus website. "Please note that this number includes individuals working or studying remotely."

Since Aug. 15, the Saturday before the fall term began, KSU has reported 572 cases of COVID-19.

Cobb reported 83 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday, bringing the county's cumulative total to 19,513 cases.

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 9/26 Change
Cases 19,513 +83
Hospitalizations 1,755 +4
Deaths 426 +1

Georgia's COVID-19 Numbers for Saturday

Category 9/26 Change
Cases 313,873 +1,381
Hospitalizations 28,153 +118
Deaths 6,914 +44

A Cobb-Douglas Public Health report, including data on how the coronavirus is affecting different ZIP codes, genders and ages, is available at reports.mysidewalk.com/17554e75c1#c-452027.

For the Georgia DPH’s full report, visit dph.georgia.gov/covid-19-daily-status-report.

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

The Kennesaw State University COVID-19 updates can be found on the school's coronavirus website at coronavirus.kennesaw.edu/faqs.php.

 

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