The state's COVID-19 count dipped for a day Tuesday, with the Department of Health reporting 116 new cases and one death.

Five of the state's cases were in Santa Fe County.

A woman in her 60s from Otero County was the only listed fatality Tuesday.

Hospitalizations continue to inch upward: The state said there were 83 people battling COVID-19 in New Mexico hospitals.

Over 63 percent of eligible residents age 18 and older have been fully vaccinated, with 71.7 percent having received at least one dose.

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