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February 19 COVID-19 Update

Author: Health Admin/Friday, February 19, 2021/Categories: Health

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The Niagara County Department of Health issued the following update on positive COVID-19 cases in Niagara County: 


We regretfully report the deaths of five Niagara County residents from COVID-19.  We send our deepest sympathies to the family and friends of these individuals. 


  • 42 new positive cases 
  • Total of 14,651 positives to date (isolations + recoveries + deaths) 
  • 380 active cases (372 isolating at home, 8 in hospital) 
  • 13,993 recovered 
  • 278 deaths  
  • 313,567 tests of Niagara County residents (  

The Niagara County heat map that breaks the positive cases down by municipality since the beginning of the pandemic can be found here:

The Niagara County heat map that breaks down active cases only by municipality can be found here:

Data on nursing home fatalities is tracked by New York State.  That information can be found here: 

Information and resources relative to 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) can be found at: 


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