Updated Information Regarding First COVID-19 Death in Wood County

On Friday Monroe County recorded its highest data points to date for both the number of people in hospitals for COVID-19 treatment and the number of diagnostic test results received from labs

Health officials added 1,204 new cases onto its dashboard, bringing the total number of cases in the state to 48,675.

There have been no new cases of Covid-19 reported in New Zealand today, the Health Ministry has confirmed.

Klamath County Public Health last reported one new "presumptive" case in the county on May 12, later adjusting the County total to 41. There are now six active cases in the County with 34 total confirmed cases since the pandemic started. "Jackson County Public Health expects to see an increase in COVID-19 cases as people begin to move around more".

There were an additional 37 cases of county residents infected with COVID-19, according to Thursday's MCDH statistics.

Among local ZIP codes, Woodstock (60098) has the highest number of cases in McHenry County with 252.

Of the 28 active cases of the disease, 14 are in Waitematā, five in Hawke's Bay, three in Auckland, two in both Canterbury and Counties Manakau, and one in both Nelson Marlborough and Waikato. Of all those cases, 24 are considered recovered.

A news release stated, the patient had no underlying health conditions.

The next press conference on Covid-19 will be held next Monday. It's the county's first coronavirus death.

There was also no change to the number of people who have recovered from coronavirus at 1455, representing 97 per cent of all confirmed and probable cases as having recovered from the illness.



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