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Sept 16: Database issues fixed late in the day.

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Daily Status, Sept. 16Reminder:  any sections that are unchanged since yesterday are grayed out.
I have written a comentary about colleges which can be seen here.
The typical morning update failed.  They fixed it a little while ago, so I was able to pull up the data. Situational Awareness
Across the commonwealth of Virginia, there were 845 reported new cases of COVID-19.  The number lower than the recent trends; but in line with weekend numbers standard deviations below the mean.     Overall, cases are essentially flat (-0.4%) for the last three weeks. It is worth noting that, over over that time, 17% of the positives have been from colleges; today,  colleges account for 13% cases are.  Without the college cases, the numbers be decreasing slowly.  Regionally, all districts showing negative growth. The testing numbers across the state remain ok, but not great, at around 7% positive which is above the desired 5.
We continue to see enhanced cases across age groups in in the vicinity of Va Tec…