(12-1-20) The number of deaths in Auglaize and Mercer County continued to rise over the Thanksgiving Holiday.

Since the start of the pandemic the two counties have reported a combined 82 COVID 19 deaths. Mercer County has listed 53 deaths, while Auglaize County has reported 29.

Between the two counties that have reported 4, 460 confirmed cases, Mercer County has 2,360 cases and Auglaize County has recorded 2,100.

Image may contain: text that says 'COVID-19 As of November 30 2,701 confirmed cases in Mercer County ************ 438 Probable cases 23 Hospitalizations 53 Deaths 2 Probable Deaths 2,360 Recovered 280 Active Cases PROMOTE MERCER COUNTY HEALTH DISTRICT'