38 new COVID-19 cases were reported in Catawba County between Friday (March 19) and Monday (March 22), increasing the total to 17,606. There were two coronavirus-related deaths reported during that time period, raising the total to 293. Hospitalizations fell again in Catawba County, to 18, from 20 in the previous report.
Eight new cases of the virus were reported Monday in Alexander County, increasing the total to 4,039, with 84 deaths. There were ten people hospitalized. 11 new cases of COVID-19 were reported between Friday and Monday in Burke County, increasing the tally to 9,655 with 146 deaths. There were three people hospitalized. 20 new cases of the virus were reported in Caldwell County between Friday and Monday, increasing the total to 8,895, with 138 deaths. Hospitalizations fell to 15, from 16 in the previous report.