Niagara County reporting 238 cases of coronavirus

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April 16

There are now 238 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Niagara County. See the latest updates on this COVID-19 tracking map.

113 people are currently in isolation; 84 are at home and 29 are hospitalized.

Of all these cases, nine people have died, but 116 have recovered. A total of 1,030 people in the county have been tested.

April 15

Niagara County now has 229 confirmed cases of COVID-19, as of Wednesday at 11 a.m.

Niagara Falls remains the location with the most positive cases, at 61. The town and city of Lockport, together, have 42. Wheatfield has 37.

As of this time, Middleport and Barker are the only locations without any confirmed cases.

121 people are currently in isolation. 99 have recovered and nine have died. Of the four new deaths, three of the people were elderly.

They include a man and a woman, both 92, who had underlying health conditions, an 80-year-old man with underlying health conditions and a 31-year-old man with no underlying health conditions.

973 people in the county have been tested.

April 14

As of 11:37 a.m. Tuesday, Niagara County is now reporting 216 cases of coronavirus according to the county’s COVID- 19 map.

April 13

The Niagara County Health Department is now reporting 205 cases of COVID-19, and one additional death bringing the total number of deaths countywide to five.

Officials say the latest death is a 66-year-old male who had underlying health conditions.

The full update is as follows:

  • 11 new positive cases (since last report on 4/11/20)
  • Total of 205 to date
  • 113 isolating at home
  • 20 in hospital isolation
  • 67 recovered
  • 5 deaths  
  • 896 people tested

You can find the updated county map with cases here.

  April, 11

As of Saturday at 11:41, Niagara County is reporting 23 new cases of coronavirus bringing the county total to 194.

 The Niagara County Department of Health issued the following update on positive COVID-19 cases in Niagara County:

  • 28 new positive cases (since last report on 4/9/20)
  • Total of 194 to date
  •  Note:  Updated numbers on isolations and recoveries were not available
  • 4 deaths (unchanged)
  • 788 people tested (source: https://covid19tracker.health.ny.gov/)

You can find the updated county map with cases here.

April, 9

UPDATE: 4:14 p.m. An employee at Schoellkopf Health Center, a Niagara Falls nursing home, has tested positive for COVID-19.

Update: 11:35 a.m. Three additional people have died from COVID-19 in Niagara County. They are a 69-year-old man with underlying health conditions, a 90-year-old woman with underlying health conditions, and an 82-year-old woman without underlying health conditions. There have been four total deaths from COVID-19 in the county at this time.

  • As of 11 a.m. Thursday, Niagara County is reporting 11 new cases of COVID-19. Niagara Falls remains the place with the most positive cases, at 43. 156 people are currently in quarantine, while 158 have completed their time in quarantine.
  • 62 people have recovered from the virus.
  • County Manager Rick Updegrove says one of the big challenges has been providing essential services while staffing reductions and social distancing protocols are in place.

April, 8

As of 11 a.m. Wednesday, Niagara County is reporting 12 new cases of coronavirus bringing the total count to 155. This comes from the county’s COVID-19 map. The county reported its first death from the virus Tuesday.

   The Niagara County Department of Health issued the following update on positive COVID-19 cases in Niagara County:

  • 12 new positive cases
  • Total of 155 to date
  • 103 positive individuals in isolation
  • 86 isolating at home
  • 17 in hospital isolation
  • 51 people have recovered
  • 1 death

April, 7

Niagara County is reporting its first death from coronavirus. Officials say the resident was a 58-year-old man with no underlying health conditions.

“We offer our condolences to the family and we want them to know our whole community stands with them in their time of grief,” said Daniel J. Stapleton, Niagara County Public Health Director. 

The county has 13 new cases of coronavirus as of 12:20 p.m. Tuesday bringing the total number of cases to 143.

The Niagara County Health Department released the following update on positive COVID-19 cases in Niagara County:

  • 13 new positive cases
  • Total of 143 to date
  • 102 positive individuals in isolation
  • 86 isolating at home
  • 16 in hospital isolation
  • 41 people have recovered
  • 1 death
     

April,6

As of 11 a.m. Monday, April 6, Niagara County now has 130 cases of COVID-19.

According to the Niagara County COVID-19 map, the places with the highest number of cases are Niagara Falls with 33 positive individuals and the Town of Wheatfield with 26.

 The Niagara County Health Department released the following update on positive COVID-19 cases in Niagara County:

  • 27 new positive cases
  • Total of 130 to date
  • 103 positive individuals in isolation
  • 86 isolating at home
  • 17 in hospitals isolation
  • 27 people have recovered

You can find the updated county map with cases here.

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