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BATAVIA — A total of 327 active COVID-19 cases were reported Tuesday in the GLOW region.

That compares to 314 active cases reported on Friday. In the meantime, 80 new cases and 99 recoveries were reported.

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

Genesee County on Tuesday reported 23 new cases of COVID-19, for a total of 5,043 cases since the pandemic arrived in the region in March 2020.

The county continued to have information technology issues as of Tuesday evening and the breakdown will be updated as soon as the issue is fixed, officials said in a news release. 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 western, eastern, and central regions.

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

The county reported 28 new recoveries for a total of 4,415 recoveries.

In Genesee County, 22,628 residents, or 39.3 percent of county residents, have received at least one vaccine dose; 17,180 residents have completed the vaccine series, according to the state’s COVID-19 vaccine tracker.

Of the 100 active cases, seven are hospitalized.

There have been 127,218 total tests for the virus conducted in Genesee County. The results include 122,175 negative tests for an infection rate among those tested of 3.96 percent.

The county’s seven-day rolling average of positive cases was 2.2 percent.

Orleans County reported 10 new positive cases for a total of 2,852 since the pandemic began.

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 central, eastern and western regions.

The county reported 21 new recoveries for a total of 2,380.

In Orleans County, 13,440 residents, or 33.1 percent of county residents, have received at least one vaccine dose; 9,887 residents have completed the vaccine series, according to the state’s COVID-19 vaccine tracker.

Among the 80 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 69,323 total tests conducted for county residents, with 66,471 of them negative, for an infection rate of 4.11 percent among those tested.

The county’s seven-day rolling average of positive cases was 4 percent.

Wyoming County reported 36 new COVID-19 cases over the weekend and Tuesday, bringing its overall total to 2,520 community cases since the pandemic began, according to the Wyoming County Health Department.

Twelve are from the northwest quadrant, which includes Attica, Bennington, Orangeville and Sheldon; 10 are from the southwest quadrant, which includes Arcade, Eagle, Java and Wethersfield; two are from the southeast quadrant, which includes Castile, Gainesville, Genesee Falls and Pike; and 12 are from the northeast quadrant, which includes Covington, Middlebury, Perry and Warsaw.

Seven of the new cases are under the age of 20, seven in their 20s, four in their 30s, three in their 40s, five in their 50s, seven in their 60s, one in their 70s, and two in their 80s.

As of Tuesday, the county had 58 active cases under mandatory isolation and 143 people in mandatory quarantine.

The number of recoveries increased by 43 to 2,447.

In Wyoming County, 14,197 residents, or 35.4 percent of county residents, have received at least one vaccine dose; 10,554 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 what the state Department of Health is reporting.

To date, there have been 77,327 total tests conducted for county residents, with 71,807 of them negative, for an infection rate of 3.26 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 11 new, confirmed COVID-19 on Tuesday, increasing its overall total to 4,302.

Livingston County also recorded seven new recoveries, bringing its total to 4,169.

There are 89 active cases among Livingston County residents, according to the county’s COVID-19 tracking map, an increase of four since Friday.

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

Active cases include 16 in Caledonia (up two); 15 in Avon (down one); eight in Geneseo (down one); seven in Mount Morris; six each in Dansville (down one) and Livonia (up one); five in Leicester (up one); four each in Nunda and Piffard (up one); three each in Lima and a Le Roy zip code in Livingston County; two each in Conesus, Dalton and Hemlock; and single cases in Groveland, Hunt (new), Lakeville, Linwood, Springwater (new) and a Canaseraga 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 124,025 tests for COVID-19 among county residents. The results include 119,723 negative results, according to the county’s COVID-19 tracking map. The infection rate among those tested is 3.47 percent.

The seven-day rolling average of positives was 2.1 percent.

SUNY Geneseo reported 12 active cases among its college community on Monday. A total of 29 students were in mandatory quarantine, with none in precautionary quarantine. Twelve students were isolating, including nine off-campus and three on-campus.

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