There were only 15 new coronavirus cases reported in Monterey County today, bringing the total to 42,031 cases. There were no new fatalities reported. Nationally, the number of cases were up by more than 2,000 from yesterday, coming in at 71,802. That brings the total number of cases to 28.231 million. Deaths rose by 2,424 to 503K and the CDC reported that there have been over 400K of cases and over 1,000 deaths from COVID-19 amongst health care personnel. In California, cases rose from 4,338 yesterday to 6,521 today. That brought the cume total to 3.544 million. There were 306 deaths reported in the Golden State, bringing the total to close to 50K.