There were 53 new cases of coronavirus reported in Monterey County today, bringing the total to 43,1574 cases, with one new death reported. Nationwide, cases rose for the third day in a row, with 81,769 new cases for a cume total of 31.114 million. Deaths rose by 773 to 561,200. In California, there were 3,434 new cases, for a total of 3.695 million while deaths rose by 135 to 60,325. Please stay home and stay safe as much as possible.