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January 7 COVID-19 Update

Author: Health Admin/Thursday, January 7, 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 four Niagara County residents.  We extend our deepest sympathies to the family and friends of these four individuals. 

The rest of the update is as follows:  

  • 245 new positive cases 
  • Total of 9842 positives to date (isolations + recoveries + deaths) 
  • 2116 active cases (2088 isolating at home, 28 in hospital) 
  • 7580 recovered 
  • 146 deaths  
  • 236,123 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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