Two counties cut back on updates

GENESEO — The number of active COVID-19 cases in Livingston County exceeded 100 on Tuesday.

The county reported 103 cases, with 309 active cases reported throughout the GLOW region. That compares to 313 cases reported throughout the region on Monday.

In the meantime, 51 new cases were reported, along with 55 recoveries.

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

Genesee County on Tuesday reported 16 new cases of COVID-19, for a total of 5,125 cases since the pandemic arrived in the region in March 2020.

The individuals are under the age of 20 and in their 20s, 30s, 40s, 50s, 60s and 70s. The new cases include people in the county’s eastern, western and central regions.

New York state continues to report a total of 121 COVID-19-related deaths in Genesee County.

The county reported 20 new recoveries for a total of 4,415 recoveries.

In Genesee County, 23,781 residents, or 41.4 percent of county residents, have received at least one vaccine dose; 18,480 residents have completed the vaccine series, according to the state’s COVID-19 vaccine tracker.

Of the 66 active cases, five are hospitalized.

There have been 131,161 total tests for the virus conducted in Genesee County. The results include 126,036 negative tests for an infection rate among those tested of 3.91 percent.

The county’s seven-day rolling average of positive cases was 2.4 percent.

Orleans County reported 12 new positive cases for a total of 2,943 since the pandemic began.

The individuals are under the age of 20 and in their 30s, 40s, 50s, and 60s. They include people in the county’s central, eastern and western regions.

The county reported eight new recoveries for a total of 2,462.

In Orleans County, 14,494 residents, or 35.7 percent of county residents, have received at least one vaccine dose; 11,168 residents have completed the vaccine series, according to the state’s COVID-19 vaccine tracker.

Among the 90 active cases in Orleans County, two are hospitalized, according to county health officials.

The state is reporting Orleans County has had 83 COVID-related deaths.

To date, there have been 71,364 total tests conducted for county residents, with 68,421 of them negative, for an infection rate of 4.12 percent among those tested.

The county’s seven-day rolling average of positive cases was 4.7 percent.

Wyoming County reported five new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, bringing its overall total to 2,623 community cases since the pandemic began, according to the Wyoming County Health Department.

Two are from the northwest quadrant, which includes Attica, Bennington, Orangeville and Sheldon; none 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 three are from the northeast quadrant, which includes Covington, Middlebury, Perry and Warsaw.

Four of the new cases are under the age of 20 and one in their 60s.

As of Tuesday, the county had 50 active cases under mandatory isolation and 168 people in mandatory quarantine.

The number of recoveries increased by 17 to 2,522.

In Wyoming County, 14,908 residents, or 37.2 percent of county residents, have received at least one vaccine dose; 11,884 residents have completed the vaccine series, according to the state’s COVID-19 vaccine tracker.

Wyoming County’s death total is being reported at 51 by county health officials, identical to the state Department of Health report.

No new cases were reported at state correctional facilities in Wyoming County. The overall total remained at 533 cases since the pandemic arrived locally.

To date, there have been 76,387 total tests conducted for county residents, with 73,764 of them negative, for an infection rate of 3.43 percent among those tested.

The county’s seven-day rolling average of positive cases was 3.7 percent.

The Livingston County Department of Public Health reported 18 new, confirmed COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, increasing its overall total to 4,408.

Livingston County also recorded 10 new recoveries, bringing its total to 4,261.

There are 103 active cases among Livingston County residents, according to the county’s COVID-19 tracking map, an increase of eight since Monday.

Of the current active cases, three are hospitalized, according to county health data. That represents no change since Friday.

Active cases include 14 in Dansville (up one); 13 in Geneseo; 12 each in Livonia (up five) and Nunda (up two); 10 in Avon (up one); eight in Lima; seven each in Caledonia (down three) and Mount Morris (up two); five in Piffard (up one); three each in Conesus (down two), Dalton (up one), and Hunt; two each in Leicester and Springwater; and single cases in Linwood and a Wayland zip code in Livingston County.

Livingston County is reporting 44 COVID-19-related deaths. New York State is reporting 58 deaths attributed to the virus.

Livingston County has administered 128,040 tests for COVID-19 among county residents. The results include 123,632 negative results, according to the county’s COVID-19 tracking map. The infection rate among those tested is 3.44 percent.

The seven-day rolling average of positives was 3.5 percent.

SUNY Geneseo reported eight active cases among its college community on Tuesday, a decrease of one from Monday. A total of five students were in mandatory quarantine, with none in precautionary quarantine. Eight students were isolating, including four off-campus and four on-campus.

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