See below for graphics of the newly posted COVID-19 numbers by the Virginia Department of Health and the Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association. So, at this point (12/10), in Virginia we’re at 271,043 total reported – confirmed plus probable – cases (note that actual cases, as well as deaths, could be higher, maybe even a LOT higher, based on stories like this one in the NY Times), 15,723 hospitalizations and 4,335 deaths from COVID-19. The number of reported cases went up 3,915 (+1.5%) in the latest statistics, which is a slower rate of increase than the day before, when reported cases were up 4,398 (+1.7%). As for hospitalizations, they went up 131 (+0.8%), which is the same rate of increase than the day before, when hospitalizations were up 125 (+0.8%). Deaths are reported +54, compared to +21 the previous day. The number of PCR-ONLY test results is currently at 3,600,741 (up 27,442 from yesterday).