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10/25 COVID-19 update: 11.1% positive, 1,281 cases; 7 deaths

Charleston City Paper Staff

COVID-19 updates: South Carolina health officials reported 1,281 new cases of coronavirus on Sunday, with 7 additional confirmed deaths. With 11,501 on Saturday, the 11.1 percent of tests came back positive. As of 6:57 p.m. Oct. 25, via S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control:Confirmed cases in S.C.:  163,143 (+628)Positive tests in Charleston County (total): 16,576 (+54)Negative tests in S.C.: 1,642,954Deaths […]


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10/25 COVID-19 update: 11.1% positive, 1,281 cases; 7 deaths

COVID-19 updates: South Carolina health officials reported 1,281 new cases of coronavirus on Sunday, with 7 additional confirmed deaths. With 11,501 on Saturday, the 11.1 percent of tests came back positive. As of 6:57 p.m. Oct. 25, via S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control:Confirmed cases in S.C.:  163,143 (+628)Positive tests in Charleston County (total): 16,576 (+54)Negative tests in S.C.: 1,642,954Deaths […]

Charleston Literary Festival kicks off free, virtual event Nov. 6

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