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Daily Status, August 29

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Daily Status, August 29:Today's report was late because the data are late.  Typically, I report 1-2 hours after the data are published.  Note:  Today, I focused on the colleges.  Much of the text in other sections could be reused.  The figures are 100% from today, though.
Summary/Situational AwarenessLike yesterday, today's concern are with the universities.  Only two (W & M aare showing no increase since the students arrived.  Va Tech and UVA are showing increases, but probably consistent with the increased populations -- they have moved to monitor closely.  Meanwhile, there is large scale community spread at JMU, Radford and possibly VCU. More on this in the section title "Colleges".  The discussion of colleges will take up most of the new discussion
Across the commonwealth, there were about 1217 reported new cases (including Radford).  This with is slightly above the average number of cases in the last three week, but within 1 standard deviation. Regionally, Nor…