Nevada reports 891 new coronavirus cases and 5 more deaths

Henrietta Brewer
October 26, 2020

The state's Department of Public Health reported a 6.1% positive test rate over the past seven days.

The last time MA confirmed 1,000 or more new cases on consecutive days, Baker had just announced his administration's four-phased economic reopening strategy and the feeling was generally that MA was making progress in its efforts to slow the spread of the coronavirus, treat those who were infected and track the close contacts of people who tested positive for the virus.

In Winthrop, at least 22 cases are from two clusters that are tied to social events at the Winthrop Elks at 191 Washington Ave. and the Pleasant Park Yacht Club at 562 Pleasant St., according to a statement issued Saturday afternoon. There are now a total of 56,108 * confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ireland. As of Friday, 795 cases were listed as recovered. There's also been 13 deaths as for Friday.

While the number of COVID-19 related deaths in Chautauqua County hasn't seen an increase the past few weeks, the same can't be said for Cattaraugus County.

The coronavirus case and death figures are both those confirmed through testing and those the state and federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention consider "probable", which means they have COVID-19 symptoms and were around someone who was diagnosed with the coronavirus, among other criteria.

To get a COVID-19 test, the state has a searchable map of facilities here.

This past week alone there were 15,581 reported COVID-19 cases in Ohio.

The US is the worst-hit country with the world's highest number of cases and deaths at 8,571,943 and 224,771, respectively, according to the CSSE. For Western New York, the total positivity rate was at 1.3%.

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