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COVID-19 in Virginia: Latest information for Tuesday, March 17

Coronavirus COVID-19 Outbreak
Posted at 12:25 PM, Mar 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-17 18:15:01-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- In an effort to provide accurate, easy-to-read information on the on-going COVID-19 outbreak and its impact on our community, we will update this post with the day's local coronavirus headlines and statistics.

Number of People Tested in Virginia: 1,028
Number of Positive Tests Among People Tested in Virginia: 67

James City County: 12
Williamsburg: 1
York County: 1
Arlington County: 13
Fairfax County: 12
Loudon County: 5
Virginia Beach: 4
Prince William County: 4
Chesterfield County: 4
Spotsylvania County: 1
Stafford County: 1
Henrico County: 2
Goochland County: 1
Hanover County: 1
Alexandria: 2
Charlottesville: 1
Prince Edward County: 1
Harrisonburg: 1

Latest COVID-19 headlines:

Call centers open in Richmond, Henrico, Hanover to answer COVID-19 questions

Northam loosens restrictions, expands eligibility for unemployment benefits

Chesterfield coronavirus cases rise to 4

Outer Banks bans visitors due to virus

Virginia DMV offices close in effort to stop spread of COVID-19

Uber and Lyft suspend Pool and Shared rides amid COVID-19 outbreak

Dollar General shoppers take advantage of special hour dedicated to seniors

Macy's closing stores, Chipotle only taking to-go orders amid COVID-19 pandemic

Governor urges 65+ to self-quarantine: ‘Protect yourselves’

Westminster Canterbury Richmond resident has COVID-19

Richmond restaurants close amid COVID-19 pandemic, but find creative ways to stay afloat

Goochland man with COVID-19 is improving

Henrico closes parks, suspends certain police services in response to COVID-19