A coronavirus-related death was reported today (September 1) in Catawba County, increasing the overall total to 47 since the start of the pandemic. 12 new cases of COVID-19 were reported today by Catawba County Public Health, increasing the overall total to 2,656. There are 12 people hospitalized, one fewer than Monday (August 31).
Burke County Public Health reports 31 new COVID-19 cases today, upping the total to 2,052, with 35 deaths. There are eight people hospitalized in Burke County and at least 1,760 patients had recovered.[Photos courtesy of thebestmix1055.com and catawbacountync.gov]