Officials at the Cortland County Health Department report three possible COVID-19 exposures at area businesses, after employees at each tested positive for the virus.
The infected individuals are confirmed to have been wearing a mask during their shifts. However, members of the public who were at the following establishments on the days and times listed may have been exposed:
- Coffee Mania (Port Watson Street, Cortland) – Wednesday, September 23 between 6:00 am to 12:00 pm
- Coffee Mania (Groton Ave, Cortland) – Thursday, September 24 between 6:00 am to 12:00 pm
- Wild Ginger Asian Fusion (47 Main Street, Cortland) – Friday, September 25: 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Those concerned about their health should monitor for symptoms until at least two weeks after the date of their potential exposure.
Signs of the virus include fever or chills, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, fatigue, muscle or body aches, headache, new loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting, and/or diarrhea.
If symptoms develop, stay home and call your doctor for further guidance about testing — unless you are elderly, have underlying medical conditions, or are immunocompromised, in which case you should call your doctor early even if your illness is mild.
In an emergency call 911.
For more information, please visit the Health Department’s website or call them at 607-758-5526.