Two COVID-19-related deaths were reported Sunday (January 3) by Catawba County Public Health, increasing the total to 169. 99 new cases of the coronavirus were reported Sunday, lifting the total to 11,868. There were 120 people hospitalized with the virus.
75 COVID-19 cases were added Sunday in Burke County, increasing the total to 6,551, with 82 deaths. There were 24 people hospitalized. 112 new cases of the coronavirus were reported Saturday (January 2) in Caldwell County, raising the total to 6,086, with 77 deaths. There were 58 Caldwell County residents hospitalized with COVID-19.
51 new cases of the virus were reported Sunday in Alexander County, according to the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services. The total as of Sunday was 2,806, with 30 deaths.