GLOW region reports two COVID-19 deaths

WARSAW — Another COVID-19-related death was reported Monday in Wyoming County.

The newest death brings the county’s total to 29 since the pandemic began.

In the meantime, a total of 499 new cases were reported. Statistics for Orleans County weren’t immediately available, but Genesee, Wyoming and Livingston counties reported 663 active cases and 392 recoveries.

Here’s a county-by-county look at the data:

Genesee County on Monday reported 170 new cases of COVID-19 for a total of 3,056 cases since the pandemic arrived in the region in March.

The new cases include people less than 20 years old, and in their 20s, 30s, 40s, 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s and 90s. They include people in the county’s western, central and eastern regions.

Eight of the new positive cases are residents at the Le Roy Village Green Residential Healthcare Facility, seven are residents at Premier Genesee Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation, and two are residents at the Batavia VA Medical Center.

At Tully’s Good Times in Batavia, unidentified individuals may have unknowingly come in contact with a positive case between 7-8:30 p.m. Jan. 3. Those who were at the above location between the stated date and times should monitor their symptoms for 14 days. If symptoms of COVID-19 develop, contact your primary care physician immediately.

There are 21 people hospitalized in Genesee County.

The county also reported 155 new recoveries, for a total of 2,435.

Genesee County data showed 222 active community cases under mandatory isolation on Friday, along with 540 people under mandatory community quarantine. There have been 35 deaths.

There have been 74,048 total tests for the virus conducted in Genesee County. The results include 70,992 negative tests for an infection rate among those tested of 4.13 percent.

Orleans County reported 100 new positive cases for a total of 1,744 since the pandemic began, officials said.

Orleans is only reporting the number of positive cases since late Friday through Monday. The health department expects the data will be updated in tomorrow’s report

The number of recoveries in Orleans County are at 1,141 people.

Fourteen people were hospitalized as of Friday.

As of Friday, there were 263 active community cases under mandatory isolation, 452 people under mandatory community quarantine, and 63 total deaths.

To date, there have been 38,747 total tests conducted for county residents, with 37,103 of them negative for an infection rate of 4.24 percent among those tested.

Wyoming County reported 67 new COVID-19 cases on Monday, bringing its overall total to 1,445 community cases since the pandemic began, according to the Wyoming County Health Department.

Nineteen are from the northwest quadrant, which includes Attica, Bennington, Orangeville and Sheldon; nine are from the southwest quadrant which includes Arcade, Eagle, Java and Wethersfield; 14 are from the southeast quadrant, which includes Castile, Gainesville, Genesee Falls and Pike; and 25 are from the northeast quadrant which includes Covington, Middlebury, Perry and Warsaw.

The cases include eight people younger than 20 years old, 12 in their 20s, nine in their 30s, nine in their 40s, seven in their 50s, eight in their 60s, nine in their 70s, five in their 90s.

There were 65 new cases at state correctional facilities in Wyoming County. Those facilities have had a total of 208 cases. The cases at state correctional facilities are managed by the state Department of Corrections and Community Supervision and are not included in the Wyoming County total.

As of Monday, the county had 173 active cases under mandatory isolation, 452 people in mandatory quarantine, and 22 in precautionary quarantine after traveling out-of-state.

The number of cases hospitalized was not available.

Ninety-five recoveries were reported, bringing the county’s total to 1,243.

Wyoming County’s death total increased by one to 29.

A total of 45,418 tests have been conducted, with 43,973 negative results. The infection rate among those tested is 3.18 percent.

The Livingston County Department of Public Health reported 162 new confirmed COVID-19 cases on Monday, increasing its overall total to 2,331 cases.

There are 268 active cases among Livingston County residents, according to the county’s COVID-19 tracking map, an increase of 20 cases since Friday.

The county recorded 142 new recoveries, bringing its total to 2,033.

A total of 15 people were hospitalized, with one in intensive care.

A list of active cases by ZIP code was not immediately available as of Monday evening.

Livingston County has administered 80,460 tests for COVID-19 among county residents. The results include 78,129 negative results, according to the county’s COVID-19 tracking map. The infection rate among those tested is 2.89 percent.

Livingston County has reported 30 COVID-19 related deaths since the pandemic began.

SUNY Geneseo reported one active case among its college community, with one case isolating off campus, according to the SUNY Geneseo and SUNY COVID-19 data trackers.

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