The Niagara County Department of Health today released its weekly COVID-19 update.  The public is also encouraged to visit for further information.  This site contains state, regional and county data on positive cases, fatalities, hospitalizations and vaccinations, along with various demographic breakdowns and the individual school district dashboard. 

The report is as follows:                                                                                                 

Current Report (Aug 17) Previous Report (Aug 10) 
New positive cases, last 7 days 188 222 
Total Cases (from start of pandemic) 54,611 54,423 
Deaths (from start of pandemic) 599 599 
Residents with booster dose  80,501 80,387 
Daily new cases per 100K residents, 7-day avg. 13 15 
Percent of Hospital Beds Available, 7-day avg.       – Eastern Niagara Hospital      – Niagara Falls Memorial      – Mt. St. Mary’s  62% 39% 28%  66% 38% 29% 

All WNY is made possible thanks to coffee and sleep deprivation.
Buy us a cup? (of coffee, we can handle the sleep deprivation ourselves)

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