12 new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed Sunday (October 25) by Catawba County Public Health, increasing the overall total to 4,228, with 62 deaths. Coronavirus hospitalizations increased to 35, from 34 Saturday (October 24).
Burke County Public Health reported 2,953 total positive cases of the coronavirus as of Sunday afternoon, 20 more than the county’s COVID-19 dashboard showed Sunday morning. There have been 54 coronavirus-associated deaths in Burke County and five people were hospitalized.
No new cases of COVID were reported Sunday in Alexander County, leaving the total at 788, with nine deaths. The most recent update from the Caldwell County Health Department showed 2,368 COVID-19 cases, with 30 deaths. As of Saturday, there were 16 Caldwell County residents hospitalized with the virus.