47 new cases of COVID-19 were reported Thursday (October 1) by Catawba County Public Health, increasing the overall total to 3,254. There have been 55 coronavirus-associated deaths in Catawba County. Hospitalizations increased by one to 17 Thursday.
25 new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed Thursday in Burke County, raising the total to 2,451, with 47 deaths. There were six people hospitalized with the coronavirus in Burke County. 12 new cases of COVID-19 were reported Thursday in Caldwell County, increasing the total to 1,725, with 29 deaths. There were 20 Caldwell County residents hospitalized. No new cases of the coronavirus were reported Thursday in Alexander County, keeping the total at 527, with seven deaths.