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Daily Status, Sept. 5

  Daily Status, Sept. 5: Reminder:  any sections that are unchanged since yesterday are grayed out. I fixed the problem with the age plot. I have added ODU to the college charts. Summary/Situational Awareness Usually, during the pandemic, at a given time, parts of the commonwealth have low case counts, parts have high...some areas are improving, and others are getting worse.  That remains the case now, with one group growing at 13% per day, while the state (excluding that group) is decreasing at about 2% per day.  But, the poor performing group is not geographically defined, rather it is students at colleges.  The good news is few of the hospitalizations are from college students (possibly 1 from VA Tech, 2 from JMU, and 2 more throughout the state).   In terms of numbers, the schools that were having issues (UVA, VT, Radford, JMU, VCU) continue to have issues.  The other schools are doing ok.   Across the commonwealth, there were 948 reported new cases .  This is nearly exactly inline