Active cases remain above 300

BATAVIA — One coronavirus-related death was reported Wednesday in Genesee County.

The death was reported as active cases in the GLOW region remained stable at 288, representing no change from Tuesday. A total of 36 new cases were reported throughout the region, along with 39 recoveries.

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

Genesee County on Wednesday reported four new cases of COVID-19, for a total of 4,961 cases since the pandemic arrived in the region in March 2020.

The new cases include people in their 20s, 30s and 40s. They include people in the county’s centra region.

Genesee County reported a death of a community member to COVID-19 over the age of 65. This number was not updated in the state’s death count on Wednesday.

The county also reported six new recoveries, bringing its total to 4,366.

In Genesee County, 21,836 residents, or 38.0 percent of county residents, have received at least one vaccine dose; 15,437 residents have completed the vaccine series, according to the state’s COVID-19 vaccine tracker.

Of the 69 active cases, seven are hospitalized.

New York state is reporting a total of 121 COVID-19-related deaths in Genesee County.

There have been 124,126 total tests for the virus conducted in Genesee County. The results include 119,165 negative tests for an infection rate among those tested of 4.00 percent.

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

Orleans County reported 20 new positive cases for a total of 2,785 since the pandemic began.

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

The county reported 12 new recoveries for a total of 2,305.

In Orleans County, 12,775 residents, or 31.5 percent of county residents, have received at least one vaccine dose; 9,141 residents have completed the vaccine series, according to the state’s COVID-19 vaccine tracker.

Among the 91 active cases in Orleans County, four are hospitalized, according to county health officials.

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

To date, there have been 67,673 total tests conducted for county residents, with 64,888 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.

Wyoming County reported seven new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, bringing its overall total to 2,486 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; one is from the southeast quadrant, which includes Castile, Gainesville, Genesee Falls and Pike; and four are from the northeast quadrant, which includes Covington, Middlebury, Perry and Warsaw.

One of the new cases is in their 20s, two are in their 30s, two are in their 50s, and two are in their 70s.

As of Tuesday, the county had 41 active cases under mandatory isolation and 99 people in mandatory quarantine.

The number of recoveries increased by eight, bringing the county’s total to 2,394.

In Wyoming County, 13,749 residents, or 34.3 percent of county residents, have received at least one vaccine dose; 9,867 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 72,540 total tests conducted for county residents, with 70,054 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 3.4 percent.

The Livingston County Department of Public Health reported five new, confirmed COVID-19 on Wednesday, increasing its overall total to 4,215.

Livingston County also recorded 13 new recoveries, bringing its total to 4,084.

There are 87 active cases among Livingston County residents, according to the county’s COVID-19 tracking map, an decrease of eight since Tuesday.

Of the current active cases, three are hospitalized, according to county health data. That represents an increase of one since Tuesday.

Active cases include 16 in Geneseo (down one); 15 in Caledonia; 13 in Dansville (down three); 12 in Mount Morris (down one); 11 in Avon (up one); five in Lima (down one); four in Piffard (up one); three in Livonia (down two); two in Nunda; and single cases in Conesus, Hemlock, Hunt, Lakeville (down one), Leicester, and a Pavilion 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 120,976 tests for COVID-19 among county residents. The results include 116,761 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 percent.

SUNY Geneseo reported 17 active cases among its college community on Wednesday, representing no change from Tuesday. A total of 32 students were in mandatory quarantine, with none in precautionary quarantine. Eighteen students were isolating, including 13 off-campus and five on-campus.

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