There are currently 254 active cases including 22 people who are hospitalized and 698 in contact quarantine. Wednesday’s daily positivity was 8.4%, the seven-day rolling average was 6.9% and the 140-day average was 6.5%.
The health department reported 19 new cases in the southeast part of the county where there have now been 3,746 cases. To register for a free COVID-19 diagnostic test through the county health department, go online to:
Cattaraugus County Publiuc Health Director Dr. Kevin D. Watkins said there are 34,565 county residents who have completed their vaccine series and 37,636 people with at least one vaccine dose. That’s 58.9% of the 18 and older population and 49.0% of the entire population with at least one vaccine dose.
There were 13 new COVID-19 cases in the northwest part of the county, where there has been an outbreak connected to the Gowanda Nursing Home. The southwest had nine new cases for 1,309 and there were no new cases reported in the northeast where 1,372 cases have been reported.
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