Two counties cut back on updates

BATAVIA — A total of 263 active COVID-19 cases were reported as of Monday in Genesee, Orleans and Livingston counties.

Data from Wyoming County was not immediately available Monday evening. Within the remaining three counties, 105 new cases had been reported over the weekend, along with 80 recoveries.

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

Genesee County on Monday reported 22 new cases of COVID-19, for a total of 5,020 cases since the pandemic arrived in the region in March 2020.

The county was having IT issues as of Monday evening and the breakdown will be updated as soon as the issue is fixed, officials said in a news release. The new cases include people in the county’s western, eastern, and central regions.

One of the new positive individuals was a resident of the NYS Veteran’s Home.

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

The county’s data did not include updated information about recoveries. The was at 4,387 recoveries as of Friday.

In Genesee County, 22,562 residents, or 39.2 percent of county residents, have received at least one vaccine dose; 17,090 residents have completed the vaccine series, according to the state’s COVID-19 vaccine tracker.

Of the 84 active cases, seven are hospitalized.

There have been 126,972 total tests for the virus conducted in Genesee County. The results include 121,952 negative tests for an infection rate among those tested of 3.95 percent.

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

Orleans County reported 30 new positive cases for a total of 2,842 since the pandemic began.

The individuals are under the age of 20 and in their 20s, 30s, 40s, 50s, 60s and 80s. They include people in the county’s central, eastern and western regions. Three of the new positive individuals were previously on quarantine prior to testing positive.

Two of the new positive individuals are inmates at the Albion Correctional Facility.

The county reported 38 new recoveries for a total of 2,359.

In Orleans County, 13,332 residents, or 32.8 percent of county residents, have received at least one vaccine dose; 9,812 residents have completed the vaccine series, according to the state’s COVID-19 vaccine tracker.

Among the 94 active cases in Orleans County, three are hospitalized, according to county health officials.

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

To date, there have been 69,064 total tests conducted for county residents, with 66,222 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 percent.

Updated Wyoming County numbers were not available by press time Monday evening.

Wyoming County had a total to 2,520 confirmed community cases of COVID-19 as of Friday, according to the Wyoming County Health Department.

Also Friday, the county had 55 active cases under mandatory isolation and 95 people in mandatory quarantine.

The number of recoveries was at 2,404.

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

The Livingston County Department of Public Health reported 53 new, confirmed COVID-19 over the weekend, increasing its overall total to 4,291 as of Monday.

Livingston County also recorded 42 new recoveries, bringing its total to 4,162.

There are 85 active cases among Livingston County residents, according to the county’s COVID-19 tracking map, an increase of 11 since Friday.

Of the current active cases, two are hospitalized, according to county health data. That represents an decrease of two since Friday.

Active cases include 16 in Avon (up seven); 14 in Caledonia (up two); nine in Geneseo (down four); seven each in Dansville (down three) and Mount Morris (down three); five in Livonia (up one); four each in Leicester (up two) and Nunda (up two); three each in Lima (down two), Piffard (up two) and a Le Roy zip code in Livingston County (new); two each in Conesus (new), Dalton and Hemlock (up one); and single cases in Groveland (new), Lakeville, Linwood 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 123,387 tests for COVID-19 among county residents. The results include 119,096 negative results, according to the county’s COVID-19 tracking map. The infection rate among those tested is 3.48 percent.

The seven-day rolling average of positives was 2.2 percent.

SUNY Geneseo reported 10 active cases among its college community on Monday. A total of 34 students were in mandatory quarantine, with none in precautionary quarantine. Ten students were isolating, including seven off-campus and three on-campus.

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