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Tuesday Morning COVID-19 Update
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Tuesday Morning COVID-19 Update

No COVID-19-related deaths were reported Monday (February 15) in Catawba County. 47 new cases of the coronavirus were confirmed Monday by Catawba County Public Health, increasing the total to 16,546. There were 45 people hospitalized.

The Caldwell County Health Department reported 39 new cases of the virus since the last update, which was Saturday (February 13). The overall total in Caldwell is now 8,371. No COVID-19-related deaths were reported in Caldwell, leaving the total at 127, and 27 people were hospitalized as of Monday.

The Burke County COVID-19 dashboard shows 9,187 total cases in the county, with 133 deaths. There were six people hospitalized. According to the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, 11 new coronavirus cases were reported in Alexander County, raising the tally to 3,756, with 76 deaths.