Latest coronavirus updates in New Jersey: Sunday, February 21, 2021

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Nurse Reynaldo Pella, left, was one of five staff members to simultaneously receive the first doses of the COVID-19 vaccine at Holy Name Medical Center in Teaneck, New Jersey on Thursday, Dec. 17, 2020.

NEW JERSEY — Below you will find the most up-to-date information on coronavirus news impacting New Jersey. You can find additional resources and coverage on our coronavirus page.

Daily indicators

  • 1,814 new positive PCR tests
  • 682,746 total positive PCR tests
  • 328 new positive antigen tests
  • 83,659 total positive antigen tests
  • 25 new confirmed deaths
  • 20,569 total confirmed deaths
  • 2,289 additional probable deaths

Winter storm delays COVID-19 vaccines
A winter storm that brought snow, ice and frigid temperatures across the country this week has disrupted COVID-19 vaccine distribution in New Jersey, Gov. Phil Murphy said Friday. Read more.

Latest official numbers:
As of Sunday, there have been 682,746 confirmed cases in the state since March, and there have been 20,569 lab-confirmed coronavirus deaths, according to the state Health Department.

To find the nearest free COVID-19 testing location, click here.

Tips to protect yourself and others amid coronavirus outbreaks.

Call New Jersey’s coronavirus hotline at 1-800-222-1222. You can also click here for additional information

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