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State data says Hancock has seen 883 confirmed cases of COVID

by Geoff Fox

Two plus years into the COVID pandemic, and Hancock residents have had 883 confirmed cases of the respiratory virus. As of Monday, Washington County residents have reported 37,653 cases of the virus since reporting began in 2020.

In Maryland, Montgomery County has had the most cases, sitting at 212,267 total cases, almost 14,000 more than the next highest county. Washington County’s total is ninth highest in the state of Maryland.

While Hancock is closing in on . . .