Active COVID cases just short of 800

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Active cases of COVID-19 continued an upward movement in updated numbers released by the state Department of Health and Human Resources Thursday.

The DHHR now lists active cases at 799. There were 275 new cases confirmed as part of Thursday’s report. The DHHR also reported four COVID-related deaths. All were death certificate reconciliation deaths.

COVID-19 hospitalizations are now at 94.

There are currently six West Virginia counties in the “yellow” designation on the state’s COVID-19 daily alert map. The rest are in “green.”

Current active cases per county include Barbour (8), Berkeley (70), Boone (11), Braxton (2), Brooke (10), Cabell (33), Calhoun (13), Clay (0), Doddridge (2), Fayette (19), Gilmer (3), Grant (4), Greenbrier (32), Hampshire (12), Hancock (10), Hardy (3), Harrison (22), Jackson (2), Jefferson (29), Kanawha (75), Lewis (1), Lincoln (12), Logan (27), Marion (28), Marshall (20), Mason (7), McDowell (9), Mercer (12), Mineral (6), Mingo (2), Monongalia (42), Monroe (10), Morgan (11),Nicholas (10), Ohio (45), Pendleton (2), Pleasants (1), Pocahontas (21), Preston (12), Putnam (32), Raleigh (63), Randolph (12), Ritchie (2), Roane (3), Summers (0), Taylor (3), Tucker (0), Tyler (0), Upshur (11), Wayne (5), Webster (0), Wetzel (8), Wirt (5), Wood (12), Wyoming (5).





More News

News
Special session looms over West Virginia abortion law, but shape is unclear
Law on the books in West Virginia categorizes providing an abortion as a felony.
June 26, 2022 - 10:50 pm
Sponsored by MSACF
Ripley Hosts Celebration and Fair
June 26, 2022 - 10:00 pm
News
Ballot error could lead Doddridge County to run its school board race over
The Doddridge County Commission is set for a 10 a.m. Monday special meeting in West Union to decide what to do.
June 26, 2022 - 7:36 pm
News
Morgantown firefighters plea for action as new personnel rules loom
Union leader says it's no longer a top job.
June 26, 2022 - 5:24 pm