Health officials In Catawba County reported two coronavirus-related deaths today (January 2), bringing the total to 167. Catawba County Public Health reported 128 new COVID-19 cases today, increasing the total to 11,769. There are 118 people hospitalized with the coronavirus in Catawba County.
114 new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed Friday (January 1) in Caldwell County, raising the total to 5,974, with 77 deaths. There were 58 people hospitalized. Alexander County’s case count increased by 93 cases today, according to the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services. The overall total increased to 2,755 cases, with 30 deaths.