COVID-19 death reported in Orleans County

GENESEO — The number of active COVID-19 cases essentially remained stable Wednesday in the GLOW region

A total of 318 active cases were reported — one less than Tuesday. In the meantime, 63 new cases were reported, along with 52 recoveries.

New cases continue to be reported at SUNY Geneseo, which remains above 100 cases.

In a Feb. 12 update, President Denise A. Battles said the college has taken measures such as changing dining to takeout only, along with virtual activity for all student organizations, and limited activity in academic buildings for in-person classes only.

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

Genesee County on Wednesday reported 17 new cases of COVID-19, for a total of 4,087 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 and 80s. They include people in the county’s central and eastern regions.

One of the new positive individuals is a resident of the Le Roy Village Green Residential Healthcare Facility, and 11 are inmates at the Buffalo Federal Detention Center in Batavia.

The county also reported 11 new recoveries, for a total of 3,579.

Among the 67 active cases in Genesee County, 15 are hospitalized.

New York State is reporting a total of 118 COVID-19-related deaths in Genesee County.

There have been 93,029 total tests for the virus conducted in Genesee County. The results include 88,942 negative tests for an infection rate among those tested of 4.39 percent.

Orleans County reported three new positive cases for a total of 2,351 since the pandemic began, officials said.

The individuals are in their 20s and 40s. They include people in the county’s central and eastern regions.

The number of recoveries in Orleans County increased by two at 1,960 people.

Among the 39 active cases in Orleans County, two people are hospitalized.

The state is reporting Orleans County has 80 deaths.

To date, there have been 50,782 total tests conducted for county residents, with 48,431 of them negative for an infection rate of 4.63 percent among those tested.

Wyoming County reported four new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, bringing its overall total to 2,031 community cases since the pandemic began, according to the Wyoming County Health Department.

One is from the northwest quadrant, which includes Attica, Bennington, Orangeville and Sheldon; three are from the southwest quadrant, which includes Arcade, Eagle, Java and Wethersfield; none are from the southeast quadrant, which includes Castile, Gainesville, Genesee Falls and Pike; and none are from the northeast quadrant, which includes Covington, Middlebury, Perry and Warsaw.

One case is under the age of 20, one is in their 20s, one is in their 30s, and one is in their 50s.

There were 21 new cases at state correctional facilities in Wyoming County. Those facilities have had a total of 468 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 54 active cases under mandatory isolation, 198 people in mandatory quarantine, and 19 in precautionary quarantine after traveling out-of-state. Wyoming County Health Department has administered 2,503 vaccine doses to date.

The number of recoveries increased by 11, bringing the county’s total to 1,929.

Wyoming County’s death total is being reported at 48 by county health officials, the same number reported by the state Department of Health.

A total of 56,177 tests have been conducted, with 54,146 negative results. The infection rate among those tested is 3.62 percent.

The Livingston County Department of Public Health reported 39 new confirmed COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, increasing its overall total to 3,464.

There are 158 active cases among Livingston County residents, an increase of 11 since Tuesday, according to the county’s COVID-19 tracking map.

Livingston County also recorded 28 new recoveries, bringing its total to 3,264.

A total of five people are hospitalized.

Active cases include 91 in Geneseo (up 26); 17 in Livonia (up two); nine in Avon (up five); seven each in Conesus (down two) and Dansville (down six); five in Mount Morris (down 11); three each in Caledonia, Hemlock, Leicester, and a Wayland zip code in Livingston County; two each in Lima (down two), Nunda (up one), and Springwater (down one); and single cases in Dalton, Groveland, Lakeville and Scottsburg.

The county has reported 42 COVID-19-related deaths, according to the county tracking map. New York state has tallied 53 deaths in Livingston County.

Livingston County has administered 96,121 tests for COVID-19 among county residents. The results include 92,657 negative results, according to the county’s COVID-19 tracking map. The infection rate among those tested is 3.60 percent.

SUNY Geneseo reported 112 active cases among its college community on Wednesday, an decrease of eight from Tuesday, according to the SUNY Geneseo COVID-19 tracker.

A total of 190 people were in mandatory quarantine, an increase of 10 from Wednesday, with 34 people in precautionary quarantine.

A total of 81 students were isolating off-campus and 31 isolating on-campus, according to the state’s SUNY COVID-19 tracker.

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