ALBION — One COVID-19 related death was reported Thursday in Orleans County.

The death involved a community member less than 65 years old, according to the Genesee and Orleans County health departments. The fatality brings the county’s total to 64 since the pandemic began.

A total of 835 active coronavirus cases were reported Wednesday throughout the GLOW region, along with 132 new cases and 166 recoveries.

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

Genesee County on Wednesday reported 49 new cases of COVID-19 for a total of 3,184 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.

Four of the new positive cases are residents of Premier Genesee Rehabilitation and Nursing Center and six are residents of the Le Roy Village Green Residential Healthcare Facility.

There was a potential COVID exposure risk at Batavia’s Original noon to 1 p.m. Jan. 9. Contact tracing is in process, however unidentified individuals may have unknowingly been in contact with the positive case.

Those who were at the above location at that time should monitor their symptoms for 14 days. If COVID symptoms develop, people should call their primary care doctor.

There are 16 people hospitalized in Genesee County.

The county also reported 47 new recoveries, for a total of 2,517. The health department, however, has 2,515 in their chart on Wednesday — an increase of 45.

Genesee County data showed 227 active community cases under mandatory isolation on Wednesday. There have been 37 deaths.

There have been 75,324 total tests for the virus conducted in Genesee County. The results include 72,140 negative tests for an infection rate among those tested of 4.23 percent.

Genesee and Orleans counties no longer report their quarantine numbers.

Orleans County reported 39 new positive cases for a total of 1,783 since the pandemic began, officials said. This number includes the 29 from yesterday.

The individuals are under the age of 20 and in their 20s, 30s, 40s, 50s, 60s, and 70s. They include people in the county’s western, central and eastern regions, and eight of the positive individuals were on quarantine prior to testing positive.

One of the new positive cases is a resident of Orchard Rehabilitation and Nursing Center.

One more person died of COVID in Orleans County. They were a community member under the age of 65.

The number of recoveries in Orleans County increased by 26 at 1,281 people.

Fourteen people were hospitalized as of Wednesday.

As of Wednesday, there were 254 active community cases under mandatory isolation and 64 total deaths.

To date, there have been 39,971 total tests conducted for county residents, with 38,188 of them negative for an infection rate of 4.46 percent among those tested.

Wyoming County reported 22 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, bringing its overall total to 1,482 community cases since the pandemic began, according to the Wyoming County Health Department.

Six are from the northwest quadrant, which includes Attica, Bennington, Orangeville and Sheldon; one is from the southwest quadrant which includes Arcade, Eagle, Java and Wethersfield; seven are from the southeast quadrant, which includes Castile, Gainesville, Genesee Falls and Pike; and eight are from the northeast quadrant which includes Covington, Middlebury, Perry and Warsaw.

The cases include four people younger than 20 years old, two in their 20s, six in their 30s, six in their 40s, one in their 60s, two in their 70s, and one in their 80s.

There were no 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 Wednesday, the county had 120 active cases under mandatory isolation, 467 people in mandatory quarantine, and 17 in precautionary quarantine after traveling out-of-state.

The number of cases hospitalized was not available.

Forty-one recoveries were reported, bringing the county’s total to 1,330.

Wyoming County’s death total remained stable at 32.

A total of 45,862 tests have been conducted, with 44,380 negative results. The infection rate among those tested is 3.23 percent.

The Livingston County Department of Public Health reported 22 new confirmed COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, increasing its overall total to 2,409 cases.

There are 234 active cases among Livingston County residents, according to the county’s COVID-19 tracking map.

The county recorded 52 new recoveries, bringing its total to 2,143.

A total of 13 people were hospitalized. None were in intensive care.

The county reported no new deaths of COVID-19-positive individuals. Its total is 32 deaths since the pandemic began.

Active cases included 46 in Dansville (down nine); 36 in Mount Moris (down four); 30 in Avon (down two); 23 in Geneseo (down three); 18 in Conesus (up three); 16 in Livonia (down two); 15 in Caledonia (down one); 10 in Piffard (down one); eight in Wayland with a Livingston County zip code (down one); six in Groveland (down two); five each in Leicester (down one) and Nunda; four in Dalton (down one); three in Hemlock (down two); two each in Hunt and Springwater (up one); and one each in Lakeville, Lima, Linwood, Scottsburg and Honeoye Falls with a Livingston County zip code.

Livingston County has administered 81,217 tests for COVID-19 among county residents. The results include 78,808 negative results, according to the county’s COVID-19 tracking map. The infection rate among those tested is 2.96 percent.

Livingston County has reported 32 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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