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Daily Status, Sept. 21

  Daily Status, Sept. 21 Reminder:  any sections that are unchanged since yesterday are grayed out.   Note:  Something strange is happening in the testing database.  I will try to figure it out when I get time, but at the moment those have issues. Situational Awareness Across the commonwealth of Virginia, there were 856 cases yesterday and 627 today reported new cases of COVID-19.  Both are below the 1 week average, and todays is more that one standard deviation below the recent average, which should happen about once a week.  Overall, cases are slowly decreasing  for the last three weeks.  It is worth noting that, over over that time, 22.5% of the positives have been from colleges; today,  colleges account for 20% cases.    Regionally, all districts showing are flat to negative case growth. The testing numbers across the state remain ok, with between between 4 and 6% positive, which, if Virginia can maintain, will be significant, as 5% is often listed as a target number. Note there ar