These deaths account for almost 66% of the state's total. Probable cases are investigated and handled in the same way as confirmed cases, DOH officials said.
New Zealand now has 70 active cases of coronavirus, with three other cases also recovering.
Out of the new cases, 131 - or 6.4% - are from Allegheny County. This is the second day in a row in which the health officials have announced 33 new cases, and is the fourth day in a row in which the county has seen 30 or more new cases of the virus. "Our numbers for the most recent CDC week ending on 10/17 have once again gone up, and our positivity rate for COVID-19 tests is now above 14%", county Judge Clay Jenkins said. The United States has reported over the past week an average of 60,000 new cases per day, the highest seven-day average since early August.
In a press conference Wednesday, Governor Gretchen Whitmer said the current peak of daily COVID-19 cases is higher than what the state saw in April.
Friday's record broke one set Thursday, when ODH reported 2,425 new cases.
The COVID-19 Dashboard provides up-to-date information on the key indicators of COVID-19 in the community.
There were 93,977 Arkansans considered recovered Saturday, up 762 from Friday. There were 606 Arkansans hospitalized due to the virus Saturday, including 242 in ICUs and 94 on ventilator support.
Michigan's statewide fatality rate of coronavirus infection is now at 4.5 percent. There were 38,088 test results reported to the department through 10 p.m., October 23.
The state Department of Health generally does not identify the specific communities within a county where cases are located, or a business, event or setting that may be the source of a surge to protect patient confidentiality.
There have also been four further deaths associated with the virus.
Johns Hopkins reported 42,457,887 COVID-19 cases worldwide Saturday afternoon. About 1,043 nursing facilities have been affected by the virus.
Tampa Bay Rays Game 5?
Solo homers by Justin Turner in the first and Corey Seager in the third off Rays starter Ryan Yarbrough built a 2-0 lead. Brandon Lowe hit a three-run home run for the Rays, and Arozarena, Hunter Renfroe and Kiermaier each hit solo shots.
USA elections 2020: Donald Trump votes in Florida
Almost 55 million Americans have now cast early votes as the coronavirus has made in-person voting more problematic. However, Junco said the data collected can't be a measuring stick. "I'm old fashioned, I guess", he said.
Celebrities Who Suffer With Chronic Diseases
Now if that isn’t the epitome of what a BFF is, I don’t know what is! Selena continues to be on chronic medication. There is also a huge list of celebrities past like famous painter vincent Van Gogh who suffered with this disease.