There were 225 new cases of coronavirus reported in Monterey County yesterday, bringing the total to 23,827. One person was released from the hospital and there were two new deaths. Nationwide, the number of new cases rose by over 200K to 18.201 million. Deaths rose by 2,885 to 321,631. In California, the numbers were also dire. Cases rose by 35,721 to 1.946 million, while there were 203 deaths bringing the cume total to 23,023.