Two COVID-19-related deaths were reported over the weekend by Catawba County health officials. 97 people have died in the county since the start of the pandemic. 121 new cases of the coronavirus were reported Sunday, increasing the total to 7,072. 59 people are currently hospitalized with COVID in Catawba County.
22 new cases were reported Saturday in Caldwell County. The total there stands at 3,513 with 45 deaths. There are 25 people hospitalized with the coronavirus in Caldwell County.
The Burke County COVID-19 dashboard showed 4,224 cases this morning (November 30), an increase of 124 since the last update issued by the county. There have been 67 coronavirus-associated deaths in Burke County. 18 people are hospitalized in Burke.
According the North Carolina Department of Health & Human Services, Alexander County currently has 1,641 coronavirus cases, 104 more than the last update. There have been 17 virus-related deaths in Alexander County, an increase of two since the last report.