There were 95 new COVID-19 cases announced for Monterey County, bringing the total up to 41,341 and four new deaths were reported. Nationwide, new cases dropped below 100K again with 99,565 reported today. That makes a total of 27.492 million. Deaths rose by 5,124, which is more than 3x the 1,541 reported yesterday. That brings the total to 481,640. In California, the number of deaths edged past the number in the State of New York for the first time. In California, there were 7,178 new cases for a total of 3.471 million while deaths rose by 433 to 46,547. Please stay home and stay safe.