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Kennesaw State University, which enrolled about 41,000 students for the fall term, reported 22 new cases of COVID-19 over the last week.

"During the week of October 3 to October 9, there were 22 reported cases of COVID-19," the university wrote on its coronavirus website. "Please note that this number includes individuals working or studying remotely."

Since Aug. 15, the Saturday before the fall term began, KSU has reported 643 cases of COVID-19.

Here's a look at Cobb County and state coronavirus numbers reported Saturday, and how they compare to the day before. All information comes from the Georgia Department of Public Health. 

Cobb County's COVID-19 Numbers for Saturday

Category 10/10 Change
Cases 20,439 +72
Hospitalizations 1,852 +5
Deaths 439 +2

Georgia's COVID-19 Numbers for Saturday

Category 10/10 Change
Cases 330,269 +1,279
Hospitalizations 29,611 +101
Deaths 7,393 +46

A Cobb-Douglas Public Health report, including data on how the coronavirus is affecting different ZIP codes, genders and ages, is available at

For the Georgia DPH’s full report, visit

National data can be found at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s website at

For Kennesaw State University's update on weekly COVID-19 cases, visit

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