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Washoe County COVID-19: No deaths, 354 recoveries

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Regional Information Center(Washoe County)
Published: Nov. 9, 2020 at 4:44 PM PST|Updated: Jan. 24, 2021 at 11:48 AM PST
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RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - JAN. 24 Washoe County on Sunday reported no COVID-19 related deaths and 354 recoveries.

That gives Washoe County 26,728 recoveries and reduced the number of active cases to 13,238.

There were 122 infections giving the county 40,549 infections.

There were 155 people hospitalized with COVID-19.

The Washoe District Health Department gave 1,014 vaccines. There were 2,912 tests performed.

JAN. 23 Washoe County on Saturday reported five COVID-19 related deaths. It gives the county 582 altogether.

All five had underlying conditions: a man in his 80s, two women in their 70s and women in their 80s and 90s.

The county reported 395 recoveries, giving the county 26,374 overall and reducing the active cases to 13,470.

There were 215 new cases, giving the county 40,427 total.

There are 155 people hospitalized in Washoe County with COVID-19 related illness.

The Washoe District Health Department gave 1,252 vaccinations.

Jan. 22 There were three COVID-19-related deaths in Washoe County, officials reported on Friday.

The patients include a female in her 70s, a female in her 30s and a male in his 90s; all had an underlying health condition.

Officials said one of the deaths was a resident outside of Washoe County, so the total number of deaths in the county will only increase by two. So far, there have been 578 COVID-19-related deaths in Washoe County.

Additionally, officials reported 54 new COVID-19 cases and 692 recoveries. They said the number of cases is probably artificially low because the Regional Information Center is transitioning to providing the update in the morning instead of the afternoon.

From the COVID-19 vaccine front, the Washoe County Health District administered about 954 COVID-19 vaccines on Thursday (300 received their second dose). The Health District has administered 13,100 COVID-19 vaccines (610 second doses).

  • Total COVID-19 cases in Washoe County: 40,212 (+54 from 1/21)
  • Deaths: 578 (+2)
  • Recovered: 25,292 (+692)
  • Active cases: 13,655 (-635)
  • Hospitalized with COVID-19*: 155 (-14)
  • Vaccines administered by Washoe County Health District**: 13,100 (+954 on 1/21)

Jan. 21 Washoe County on Thursday reported three COVID-19-related deaths. It gives the county 576 altogether.

The deaths were a woman in her 40s, a man in his 70s and a woman in her 80s. All had underlying health conditions.

The county had 176 new cases, propelling it past the 40,000 threshold to 40,158 total cases.

There were 692 recoveries, giving Washoe County 25,292 recoveries. Active cases dropped by 419 to 14,290. There are 162 people hospitalized with COVID-19.

The Washoe County Health District reported giving 970 vaccines. There were 3,028 tests administered.

Fifty-five percent of all intensive care unit beds are occupied, and 21 percent of all ventilators are in use.

Jan. 20 Washoe County on Thursday reported five COVID-19 related deaths. That gives the county 573 deaths overall.

All five had underlying health conditions. Two were men in their 70s, two were men in their 80s and one was a woman in her 90s.

Washoe County reported 198 recoveries, giving the county 24,600 recoveries. There were 68 new cases, giving the county 29,982 new cases.

There are 14,809 active cases and 176 people hospitalized because of COVID-19. The Washoe County Health District administered 528 vaccine doses. There were 1,290 new tests.

Fifty-four percent of all intensive care unit beds are in use and 22 percent of al ventilators are in use

JAN. 19 The COVID-19 death toll in Washoe County rose by 1 in the last day, a man in his 80′s.

The death toll has now risen to 568. The County also reported 235 new positive cases and 467 additional recoveries.

According to the Nevada Hospital Associaton:

· 74 percent staffed hospital beds are occupied (-4% since 1/15)

· 65 percent of all licensed hospital beds are occupied (-3%)

· 49 percent of all Intensive Care Unit beds are occupied (+3%)

· 23 percent of all ventilators are in use (-3%)

JAN. 18 Washoe County reported a significant number of recoveries, 420, and a low number of new cases, 71, on Monday. Additionally, there were no new deaths.

The 71 new cases brings the total to 39,679 for the county, and the number of recoveries is now up to 23,935 with the 420 added since Sunday. There are also currently 15,177 active cases in Washoe County.

There were also 1,043 COVID tests administered and the occupancy of ICU beds rose slightly to 46%.

JAN. 17 Washoe County on Sunday reported three COVID-19 related deaths. It gives the county 567 deaths total.

The deaths are two men in their 70s and a woman in her 60s. All had underlying health conditions.

There were 230 new cases reported, giving the county 39,608. There are 356 recoveries, giving Washoe County 23,515.

There are 15,526 active cases and 173 people hospitalized with COVID-19.

Washoe County reported 1,584 new COVID-19 tests.

Jan. 16 Washoe County on Saturday reported two COVID-19 related deaths, giving the county 564 overall

Both had underlying health conditions. One was a man in his 60s and the other a woman in her 70s.

As part of data cleanup, Washoe County reported 549 recoveries. That gives the county 23,159 recoveries.

There were 84 new cases, giving the county 39,378 cases.

Washoe County now has15,665 active cases. There are 173 people hospitalized in Washoe County with COVID-19.

Forty-six percent of all intensive care unit beds are occupied and 26 percent of all ventilators are in use.

There have been 22,760 vaccines given in Washoe County.

JAN. 15 The COVID-19 death toll in Washoe County rose by 3 in the last day.

The patients were a woman in her 70s, a man in his 80s and a woman in her 90s.

The County is also reporting 353 new cases for a total of 39,294.

The Health District reports is conducted 576 COVID vaccinations on Friday, bringing the vaccination total to 9,878.

JAN. 14 Washoe County on Thursday reported 211 new COVID-19 infections and no deaths.

That gives Washoe County 38,941 infections. Deaths remained at 519.

There were 65 recoveries, giving the county 22,518 recoveries.

Washoe County has 15,864 active cases and 177 people hospitalized with COVID-19 illness.

There were 2,247 tests administered.

Forty-five percent of all intensive care unit beds are occupied, and 25 percent of all ventilators are in use.

JAN. 13 Washoe County on Wednesday reported 15 new COVID-19 related deaths. It gives the county 559 deaths total and ties the record for most deaths reported in one day.

The deceased are:

  • Male, 70s, unknown if underlying health condition
  • Male, 70s, unknown if underlying health condition
  • Female, 80s, unknown if underlying health condition
  • Male, 70s, underlying health condition
  • Female, 90s, unknown if underlying health condition
  • Male, 70s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 60s, underlying health condition
  • Female, 80s, underlying health condition
  • Female, 70s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 40s, no underlying health condition
  • Female, 70s, underlying health condition
  • Female, 50s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 80s, underlying health condition
  • Female, 80s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 70s, underlying health condition

There were 168 new cases, giving Washoe County 38,739 total. There were 134 recoveries, giving the county 22,453 total.

There are 15,719 active cases and there are 195 people hospitalized with COVID-19.

The Washoe County District Health Department reported giving 594 new vaccines for 9,302 total.

Forty-nine percent of all intensive care unit beds are occupied and 23 percent of all ventilators are in use.

JAN. 12 Washoe County is reporting 239 new COVID-19 cases and 97 additional recoveries.

In the last day, the County’s COVID death toll has also risen by five to a total of 544 deaths so far in the pandemic.

The latest deaths involve two men in their 80s, a man in his 60s and a man and woman in their 90s.

So far, the County has administered 8,709 vaccine doses, with 386 given in the last day.

JAN. 11 Washoe County on Monday reported three more COVID-19 related deaths. It gives the county 539 COVID-19 related deaths total.

Only one of the deceased had a known underlying medical condition, while the other two remain undetermined. The deceased are a man in his 60s, a woman in her 80s and a woman in her 70s.

There were 174 new cases, giving the county 38,323. There were 105 recoveries, giving the county 22,222.

There are 15,562 active cases. 186 people are hospitalized with COVID-19, which is down by 9 since Sunday. The amount of occupied ICU beds in Washoe County also saw a decline of 7% with current occupancy sitting at 45%.

JAN. 10 Washoe County on Sunday reported three more COVID-19 related deaths. It gives the county 536 COVID-19 related deaths total.

All three had underlying medical conditions. The deceased are a man in his 80s, a woman in her 80s and a woman in her 40s.

There were 113 new cases, giving the county 38,149. There were 81 recoveries, giving the county 22,117.

There are 15,496 active cases and 195 people are hospitalized with COVID-19.

JAN. 9 Washoe County on Saturday reported four COVID-19 related deaths, giving the county 533 deaths altogether.

All four had underlying health conditions. They are men in their 60s and 80s and women in their 70s and 90s.

There were 291 new cases, giving the county 38,036 total cases. There were 139 recoveries, giving the county 22,036 recoveries.

There are 15,467 active cases and 195 people are hospitalized with COVID-19 related illness.

Washoe County reported 1,722 new tests.

Washoe County reported giving 1,068 vaccines for 7,702 total.

JAN. 8 Washoe County on Friday reported eight COVID-19 deaths. It gives the county 520 total COVID-19 related deaths.

The deceased are:

  • Male, 50s, underlying health conditions
  • Male, 80s, underlying health conditions
  • Female, 30s, underlying health conditions
  • Female, 70s, underlying health conditions
  • Males, 60s, underlying health conditions
  • Male, 80s, underlying health conditions
  • Male, 70s, underlying health conditions
  • Male, 90s, underlying health conditions

There are 344 new cases, giving the county 37,745 infections. There were 139 recoveries, giving the county 21,897 recoveries.

There are 15,319 active cases and 195 people are hospitalized.

Fifty-two percent of intensive care unit beds are occupied and 28 percent of all ventilators are in use.

The Washoe County Health District has administered 6,634 vaccinations and there were 2,848 new tests performed.

JAN. 7 Washoe County on Thursday reported three more COVID-19 related deaths, giving the county 521 overall.

The deceased are women in their 90s and 80s and a man in his 70s. All had underlying conditions.

There were 275 new cases, giving the county 37,401 overall. There were 100 recoveries, giving the county 21,758.

There are 15,122 active cases and 215 people hospitalized.

Fifty percent of all intensive care unit beds are occupied, and 26 percent of all ventilators are in use.

JAN. 6 Washoe County on Wednesday reported five more COVID-19 related deaths. That gives Washoe County 518 deaths total.

All five had underlying health conditions. The deceased are a man in his 70s, a man in his 80s, two women in their 80s and a woman in her 60s.

There were 255 additional infections, giving Washoe County 37,126 total. There were 101 recoveries, giving the county 31,658.

There are 14,950 active cases and 222 people hospitalized. There were 1,415 tests given.

Fifty-two percent of all intensive care unit beds are in use as are 29 percent of ventilators.

JAN. 5 Washoe County on Tuesday reported five additional COVID-19-related deaths and 184 new cases.

The patients who died include two men in their 80′s, a man in his 70′s, a man in his 60′s, and a woman in her 50′s. All of them had an underlying health condition.

There have been 513 COVID-19-related deaths in Washoe County, and a total of 21,557 recoveries.

  • Total COVID-19 cases in Washoe County: 36,871 (+184 from 1/4)
  • Deaths: 513 (+5)
  • Recovered: 21,557 (+60)
  • Active cases: 14,801 (+119)
  • Hospitalized with COVID-19*: 219 (-4)

According to the Nevada Hospital Association, in Washoe County as of January 5:

  • 76 percent staffed hospital beds are occupied (+0% since 1/4)
  • 64 percent of all licensed hospital beds are occupied (-1%)
  • 51 percent of all Intensive Care Unit beds are occupied (+1%)
  • 28 percent of all ventilators are in use (+4%)

JAN. 4 Washoe County is reporting 544 new recoveries, bringing that total to 21,497 so far.

The County is also reporting 3 new deaths, a woman in her 50s, a woman in her 70s and a woman in her 80s. All three had underlying conditions.

The County says there have been 197 additional new positive COVID-19 cases in the last day.

According to the Nevada Hospital Association, in Washoe County as of January 4 :

  • 76 percent staffed hospital beds are occupied (-9% since 12/31)
  • 65 percent of all licensed hospital beds are occupied (-7%)
  • 50 percent of all Intensive Care Unit beds are occupied (-13%)
  • 24 percent of all ventilators are in use (-7%)

JAN. 3 Washoe County on Sunday reported 12 COVID-19 related deaths, pushing the county past the 500-death benchmark.

Washoe County now has 505 deaths. It has had 105 deaths since Dec. 18.

The deceased are:

  • Female, 70s, underlying health condition
  • Female, 80s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 50s, underlying health condition
  • Female, 70s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 80s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 60s, unknown if there was an underlying health condition
  • Male, 80s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 90s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 80s, underlying health condition
  • Female, 60s, underlying health condition
  • Female, 80s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 70s, underlying health condition

There were 193 new COVID-19 cases, giving the county 36,490. There were 115 recoveries reported, giving the county 20,952. There are 15,053 active cases and 281 people hospitalized.

There were 1,009 new tests.

JAN. 2 Washoe County on Saturday reported 541 new COVID-19 cases and four COVID-19 related deaths. The figures are for two days since the county did not report figures for New Year’s Day.

The county now has 493 COVID-19 related deaths. All four deceased had underlying conditions: men in their 60s, 70s and 80s and a woman in her 90s.

Washoe County has 36,297 cases. It reports 69 recoveries, giving it 20,838 recoveries.

There are 14,966 active cases and 281 people hospitalized due to COVID-19.

DEC. 31 Washoe County on Thursday reported six more COVID-19 related deaths, giving Washoe County 489 altogether.

Washoe County had 211 COVID-19 related deaths in December, 43 percent of its total.

By comparison, there were 80 COVID-19 related deaths in Washoe County in November, 39 in October and 20 in September.

All of the deceased has underlying health conditions. Two were men in their 50s and the others were men in their 60s, 70s and 80s and a woman in her 50s.

There were 305 new cases, giving Washoe County 35,756 total. There were 78 recoveries, giving Washoe County 20,769. There are 14,498 active cases and 284 people hospitalized. There were 1,682 tests.

Sixty-three percent of intensive care unit beds are occupied and 31 percent of all ventilators are in use.

Dec. 30 The Regional Information Center is reporting nine COVID-19-related deaths in Washoe County, bringing the total number of deaths to 483.

The patients who died include:

  • Male, 60s, underlying health condition
  • Female, 70s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 40s, underlying health condition
  • Female, 80s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 60s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 70s, underlying health condition
  • Female, 80s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 70s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 80s, underlying health condition

Additionally, there were 319 new COVID-19 cases in Washoe County.

  • Total COVID-19 cases in Washoe County: 35,451 (+319 from 12/29)
  • Deaths: 483 (+9)
  • Recovered: 20,691 (+116)
  • Active cases: 14,277 (+194)
  • Hospitalized with COVID-19*: 305 (+12)

The total number of COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County as of December 30 is 296,856. That’s an increase of 1,207 since December 29.

Dec. 29 Washoe County is reporting 14 additional COVID-19 deaths, the second highest death count since the pandemic began. The worst day for the County was on December 18, 2020 when the County reported 15 deaths.

The deceased are:

  • Male, 80s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 80s, underlying health condition
  • Female, 70s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 80s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 60s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 60s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 70s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 80s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 30s, underlying health condition
  • Female, 90s, underlying health condition
  • Female, 50s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 70s, no underlying health conditions noted
  • Male, 80s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 60s, underlying health condition

Washoe County also reported 94 new positive cases and 83 recoveries.

Dec. 28 Health officials are reporting 176 new COVID-19 cases in Washoe County, and after what they called “a cleanup of the data,” said the county has surpassed 20,000 recoveries.

There were zero COVID-19-related deaths reported Monday.

  • Total COVID-19 cases in Washoe County: 35,038 (+176 from 12/27)
  • Deaths: 460 (+0)
  • Recovered: 20,492 (+668)
  • Active cases: 14,086 (-492)
  • Hospitalized with COVID-19*: 300 (+2)

The total number of COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County as of December 28 is 294,622. That is up 622 since December 27.

According to the Nevada Hospital Association, in Washoe County as of December 28:

  • 80 percent staffed hospital beds are occupied (-5% since 12/24)
  • 68 percent of all licensed hospital beds are occupied (-5%)
  • 58 percent of all Intensive Care Unit beds are occupied (-9%)
  • 34 percent of all ventilators are in use (-1%)

Dec. 27: Washoe County on Sunday reported 13 COVID-19 related deaths, giving the county 460 COVID-19 related deaths.

Eleven cases had underlying health conditions: four men in their 80s, two women in their 80s, men in their 30s, and 90s and three women in their 60s. It was not known if a man in his 60s and a woman in her 50s had underlying health conditions.

There were 131 new COVID-19 cases, giving the county 34,862. Staff was unable to calculate recoveries. There are 14,578 active cases and 298 hospitalized cases.

Sixty-seven percent of all intensive care unit beds are occupied and 35 percent of all ventilators are in use.

DEC. 26: Washoe County on Saturday reported seven COVID-19 related deaths during the past two days, giving the county 447 altogether.

Six of the seven had underlying health conditions; women in their 40s, 50s and 70s and two men in their 70s and one in his 60s. It was not known if a man in his 90s had underlying health conditions.

There were 572 cases in the past two days, giving the county 34,731 total. There were 62 recoveries reported, giving the county 119,824 recoveries.

There are 14,460 active cases and 298 people are hospitalized. Sixty-seven percent of intensive care unit beds are occupied and 25 percent of all ventilators are in use.

DEC. 24 Washoe County is reporting 322 new positive cases of COVID-19 and 7 additional deaths.

The deaths involve four men in their 60s, a man in his 40s and two women in their 70s. Only one of the men in his 60s lacked any underlying conditions.

So far in December, Washoe County has reported 162 COVID-19 deaths, and 440 since the outbreak began.

According to the Nevada Hospital Association, in Washoe County as of December 24th:

  • 85 percent staffed hospital beds are occupied (-2% since 12/23)
  • 73 percent of all licensed hospital beds are occupied (-1%)
  • 67 percent of all Intensive Care Unit beds are occupied (+0%)
  • 35 percent of all ventilators are in use (-1%)

DEC. 23 Washoe County reported nine additional COVID-19 related deaths in the last day, bringing the total to 433. One death previously reported was found to have involved someone from outside Washoe County, so the total only rose by eight.

Additionally, Washoe County is reporting 231 new cases and 161 recoveries.

COVID hospitalizations rose by 17.

The fatalities involved four men in the 80s, a man in his 60s, a man in his 70s, a woman in her 50s and a woman in her 90s.

DEC. 22 Health officials are reporting six new COVID-19-related deaths in Washoe County and 259 new cases.

The patients who died include:

  • Male, 80s, underlying health condition
  • Female, 50s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 90s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 70s, undetermined if there was an underlying health condition
  • Male, 80s, underlying health condition
  • Female, 90s, underlying health condition

There have been 425 COVID-19-related deaths in Washoe County.

The total number of cases in Washoe County is 33,606. One hundred and thirty-two people have recovered, bringing the total number of recoveries to 19,486.

DEC. 21 The death toll from COVID-19 has risen by eight in Washoe County. The latest deaths involve:

  • Man, 80s, underlying health condition
  • Man, 50s, underlying health condition
  • Woman, 40s, underlying health condition
  • Woman, 50s, underlying health condition
  • Man, 70s, underlying health condition
  • Man, 80s, underlying health condition
  • Woman, 70s, underlying health condition
  • Woman, 60s, underlying health condition

Washoe County’s cumulative death toll now rests at 419.

The County is also reporting 238 new positive cases and 130 new recoveries.

DEC. 20 Health officials reported four COVID-19-related deaths in Washoe County on Sunday.

The patients include a female in her 80s, a male in his 40s, a male in his 70s and a male in his 60s; all had an underlying health condition.

There have been 411 COVID-19-related deaths in Washoe County.

Additionally, there were 279 new COVID-19 cases in Washoe County.

  • Total COVID-19 cases in Washoe County: 33,109 (+279 from 12/19)
  • Deaths: 411 (+4)
  • Recovered: 19,224 (+92)
  • Active cases: 13,474 (+183)
  • Hospitalized with COVID-19*: 309 (+0)
  • Total number of COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County as of December 20: 282,820 (+1,886 since 12/19)

DEC. 19 Washoe County is reporting 278 new COVID-19 positive cases, with 627 additional recoveries.

In the last day, Washoe County also reported 3 additional deaths; a woman in her 80s, a man in his 80s and a man in his 70s. All had an underlying health condition.

  • Total COVID-19 cases in Washoe County: 32,830 (+278)
  • Deaths: 407 (+3)
  • Recovered: 19,132 (+627)
  • Active cases: 13,291 (-352)
  • Hospitalized with COVID-19*: 309 (unchanged)

DEC. 18 Washoe County is reporting 15 new COVID-19 deaths in the last day, a record for a single day.

  • Male, 80s, underlying health condition
  • Female, 80s, underlying health condition
  • Female, 100s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 80s, underlying health condition
  • Female, 50s, unknown if an underlying health condition
  • Male, 70s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 70s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 60s, no underlying health condition
  • Female, 70s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 60s, underlying health condition
  • Female, 80s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 70s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 80s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 70s, underlying health condition
  • Male, 90s, underlying health condition

The County has now reported 404 total deaths attributed to COVID-19.

The number of new positive cases totals 512.

According to the Nevada Hospital Association, in Washoe County as of December 18:

  • 87 percent staffed hospital beds are occupied (-1% since 12/17)
  • 74 percent of all licensed hospital beds are occupied (+0%)
  • 64 percent of all Intensive Care Unit beds are occupied (+4%)
  • 31 percent of all ventilators are in use (+2%)

DEC. 17 The Washoe County Health District is reporting five additional COVID-19 deaths in the last day. The patients were all men, including two in their 50s, one in his 70s, and two in their 80s.

The County is also reporting 390 cases for a total of 32,040.

COVID hospitalizations fell by seven to 305.

According to the Nevada Hospital Association, in Washoe County as of December 17:

  • 88 percent staffed hospital beds are occupied (+1% since 12/16)
  • 74 percent of all licensed hospital beds are occupied (+0%)
  • 60 percent of all Intensive Care Unit beds are occupied (-2%)
  • 29 percent of all ventilators are in use (-2%)

DEC. 16 Washoe County is reporting six additional COVID-19 deaths for a second straight day, bringing the cumulative death toll to 284.

The latest fatalities involved a woman in her 80s, a man in his 60s, two men in their 90s, a man in his 80s and a woman in her 90s. All had underlying health conditions.

The number of new positive cases rose by 329 for a total of 31,540.

COVID hospitalizations rose by 32 in the last day to 312.

DEC. 15 Washoe County reported six new COVID-19 related deaths Tuesday, which included four men and two women all over the age of 70 with underlying health conditions.

There are also 300 new cases being reported, along with 114 additional recoveries. Washoe County is now up to 378 total deaths, 31,321 cumulative cases, and 17,565 total recoveries.

There are currently 13,378 active cases and 280 people are hospitalized with the virus.

The number of occupied Intensive Care Unit beds dropped slightly to 60 percent.

DEC. 14 Washoe County on Monday reported nine new COVID-19 related deaths, giving the county 372 total.

All but one of the deceased had underlying health conditions. There were four men and five women, all over the age of 50.

There were 197 new cases reported, bringing the county total to 31,021. There were also 130 recoveries, giving Washoe County 17,451 total.

The number of active cases rose by 58 to 13,198 total. There are currently 284 people hospitalized with COVID-19, and 61 percent of all intensive care unit beds are occupied. 1,749 new tests were performed since Sunday.

The Washoe County Health District is set to receive the first distribution of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine tomorrow.

DEC. 13 Washoe County on Sunday reported six COVID-19 related deaths, giving the county 363 overall.

All had underlying health conditions. There were women in their 70s, 80s and 90s and men in their 40s, 70s and 80s.

There were 514 new cases reported, giving the county 30,824. There were 130 recoveries, giving the county 17,321.

There are 13,140 active cases and 256 people hospitalized with COVID-19. There were 2,216 new tests.

Fifty-two percent of all intensive care unit beds are occupied and 29 percent of all ventilators are in use.

DEC. 12 Washoe County reported Saturday it has passed the 30,000 benchmark for COVID-19 cases.

Six more Washoe County residents died due to COVID-19 related illness, bringing the total to 357.

A man in his 40s had no underlying health condition. The rest did: a man in his 60s, a man in his 70s, a man in his 90s, a woman in her 60s and woman in her 80s.

There were 368 new COVID-19 cases, giving the county 30,310. Washoe County reached the 25,000 benchmark in COVID-19 cases on Nov. 30.

There were 85 recoveries, giving the county 17,201 recoveries. There are 12,752 active cases and 256 people hospitalized with COVID-19. Washoe County reports 2,668 new tests.

Fifty-two percent of intensive care unit beds are occupied and 29 percent of ventilators are in use.

DEC. 11 The number of COVID-19 deaths in Washoe County continues to rise with six additional deaths reported Friday. The County has now recorded a total of 351 deaths.

The latest deaths were all men, 1 in his 60s, 2 in their 70s, 2 in their 80s and one in his 90s.

There were also 416 new positive cases reported and 116 additional recoveries.

COVID hospitalizations dropped by 11 with 256 now being treated in Washoe County hospitals for the virus.

DEC. 10 Washoe County on Thursday reported seven COVID-19 related deaths. That gives the county 345 deaths overall from COVID-19.

Four women had underlying health conditions, three in their 80s and one in her 50s. It was not known if three men had underlying health conditions. They were in their 50s, 70s and 90s.

There were 599 new COVID-19 cases, giving Washoe County 29,526 overall. There were 198 recoveries, giving Washoe County 17,000 recoveries.

There are 12,181 active cases and 267 people hospitalized.

Fifty-nine percent of all intensive care unit beds are occupied and 30 percent of all ventilators are in use.

DEC. 9 Washoe County is reporting 10 COVID-19 deaths on Wednesday, giving the county 338 overall. Sixty of those deaths have come in December.

Of those deaths, it was not known if a man in his 60s had an underlying health condition. The rest did. They were men in their 50s, 60s, two men in their 70s, and men in their 80s and 90s. There were women in their 40s, 60s and 70s.

Washoe County reported 284 new COVID-19 cases, bring the total to 28,927. There were 732 recoveries, giving the county 16,802 recoveries.

“The increase in recoveries was due to a data audit,” Washoe County said. “Recoveries reported, as noted in Tuesday’s update, have been lower recently due to the influx in new COVID-19 cases.”

There are 11,787 active cases and there are 266 people hospitalized with COVID-19.

Fifty-nine percent of all intensive care unit beds are in use and 39 percent of ventilators are in use.

DEC. 8 Washoe County is reporting seven new COVID-19 deaths 354 new positive cases since Monday.

All seven deaths involved people with underlying health conditions, four women in their 80s, two men in their 70s and a man in his 80s.

Health officials also reported 85 additional recoveries. The number of active cases rose by 262 to 12,245 total. The number of people hospitalized dropped by 4.

DEC. 7 Washoe County is reporting four additional COVID-19 deaths in the last day and 410 new positive cases.

All four of the fatalities involved people with underlying medical conditions, a woman in her 40s, a man in his 60s, a woman in her 60s and a man in his 70s.

The County also reported 68 additional recoveries.

The number of hospitalized COVID patients increased by 6 to 289.

DEC. 6 Washoe County said Sunday there were three COVID-19 related deaths, giving the county 317 deaths overall.

All three had underlying medical conditions. They were a man in his 70s and a woman and a man in their 80s.

There were 346 new cases, giving the county 27,879 overall. There were 63 recoveries, giving the county 15,917.

The county reported 11,645 active cases and 283 people hospitalized with COVID-19. There were 1,925 tests performed.

Fifty-eight percent of all intensive care unit beds are occupied and forty-two percent of ventilators are in use.

DEC. 5 Washoe County on Saturday reported eight COVID-19 related deaths, giving the county 314 overall.

Eleven percent of Washoe County’s COVID-19 deaths have come in the first five days of December.

A man in his 30s had no underlying health conditions. The rest did: Four men and a woman in their 70s, a man in his 50s and a woman in her 80s.

There were 559 new COVID-19 cases, giving Washoe County 27,533 overall. There were 87 recoveries, giving Washoe County 15,854 overall.

There are 11,365 active cases and 283 people are hospitalized with COVID-19. There were 3,817 tests performed.

Fifty-eight percent of intensive care unit beds are occupied and 42 percent of all ventilators are in use.

DEC. 4 Washoe County health officials reported two more COVID-19-related deaths Friday, including a man in his 70s with an underlying health condition and a woman in her 80s where it’s undetermined if she had underlying health conditions.

The total number of COVID-19-related deaths is now 306, which health officials said is determined by a physician or medical examiner to be COVID-19-related as the main cause of death, underlying cause of death or contributing cause of death.

Additionally, there were 476 new COVID-19 cases in Washoe County with 80 recoveries.

  • Total COVID-19 cases in Washoe County: 26,974 (+476 from 12/3)
  • Recovered: 15,767 (+80)
  • Active cases: 10,901 (+394)
  • Hospitalized with COVID-19*: 283 (-1)

The total number of COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County as of December 4 is 249,187, an increase of 1,969 since December 3.

The Washoe County COVID-19 Vaccine webpage is now live and will be updated frequently with the latest information as it becomes available, health officials reported.

Governor Sisolak announced that Nevada is expected to receive 164,150 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine this month, which will be used for hospital staff, skilled nursing facility staff and residents, and other Tier One individuals as outlined in Nevada’s COVID-19 Vaccination Program Playbook.

DEC. 3 The COVID-19 death toll in Washoe County has now exceeded 300 with nine deaths reported in the last day. The total deaths to date now for the County is now 304.

Washoe County also recorded 628 new cases and 102 recoveries.

According to the Nevada Hospital Association, in Washoe County:

  • 91 percent staffed hospital beds are occupied (+0% since 12/2)
  • 77 percent of all licensed hospital beds are occupied (+0%)
  • 56 percent of all Intensive Care Unit beds are occupied (-1%)
  • 42 percent of all ventilators are in use (+8%)

DEC. 2 Washoe County reported 10 COVID-19 related deaths on Wednesday, a record for one day. It gives the county 295 deaths overall.

All had underlying health conditions, Washoe County reported. Six were men and four were women. Two were in their 60s, three were in their 70s and the rest were in their 30s, 40s, 50s, 80s and 90s.

Washoe County reported 401 new COVID-19 cases, giving the county 25,870. There were 222 recoveries, giving it 15,585.

There are 9,990 active cases and 280 people are hospitalized with COVID-19.

Fifty-seven percent of intensive care unit beds are occupied and 34 percent of all ventilators are in use.

DEC. 1 Health officials reported seven new COVID-19-related deaths Tuesday, bringing the total deaths in Washoe County to 285.

The patients included five men and two women. The age ranges include a case in their 40s, 50s, 60s, 80s and 90s, as well as two cases in their 70s.

Additionally, there were 288 cases, bringing the total number of COVID-19 cases in Washoe County to 25,469.

Ninety-five more people have recovered, giving the county 15,363 recoveries overall.

The number of people currently hospitalized with COVID-19 is 280.

The total number of COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County as of December 1 is 241,417. That’s up 1,640 from November 30.

NOV. 30 Washoe County has now surpassed 25,000 total COVID-19 cases. In the last day, the County reported 420 new positive cases and four additional deaths.

The deaths involved a woman in her 60s, two women in their 80s and a man in his 90s. All had underlying conditions.

According to the Nevada Hospital Association, in Washoe County as of November 30th:

  • 85 percent staffed hospital beds are occupied (+2% since 11/25)
  • 72 percent of all licensed hospital beds are occupied (+1%)
  • 52 percent of all Intensive Care Unit beds are occupied (-7%)
  • 31 percent of all ventilators are in use (+0%)

NOV. 29 Washoe County on Sunday reported four COVID-19 related deaths, giving the county 274 overall.

All had underlying health conditions. Two were women in their 60s, one was a woman in her 80s and the fourth was a man in his 80s.

Washoe County said there have been 42 COVID-19 related deaths in the last 10 days.

There were 298 new cases, giving Washoe County 25,761 overall. And there were 216 recoveries, giving Washoe County 15,148.

There are 241 people hospitalized with COVID-19 and there are 9,339 active cases. There were 1,529 tests reported.

Fifty-nine percent of all intensive care unit beds are occupied and 31 percent of all ventilators are in use.

NOV. 28 Washoe County on Saturday reported four people died of COVID-19 related illnesses. The county now has 270 COVID-19 related deaths.

Three of the deceased have underlying medical conditions: A woman in her 60s, a man in his 60s and a man in his 70s. It was unknown if a man in his 50s who died had underlying health conditions.

There were 384 new cases, giving the county 24,463 cases. There were 68 recoveries, giving the county 14,932 recoveries.

There are 9,261 active cases and 241 people in the hospital. Washoe County reported 2,437 new tests.

Fifty-nine percent of all intensive care unit beds are occupied and 31 percent of all ventilators are in use.

NOV. 27 Washoe County reported eight COVID-19 related deaths Friday, giving the county 266 total. Friday’s statistics include numbers from Thanksgiving Day.

One person, a man in his 70s, had no underlying health conditions. The rest had underlying health conditions: A female in her teens, two women in their 70s, a woman in her 60s and three men in their 60s.

There were 815 new cases, 432 from Thursday and 383 on Friday. That gives Washoe County 24,079 cases total.

There were 117 recoveries, giving the county 14,864 recoveries. There are 8,950 active cases. There are 241 people hospitalized with COVID-19. There have been 4,631 tests since Wednesday.

Fifty-nine percent of intensive care unit beds are occupied. Thirty-one percent of ventilators are in use.

NOV. 25 3:30 P.M. For a second straight day, Washoe County is reporting 6 deaths blamed on COVID-19.

The patients include:

  • Male in his 50s, underlying health condition
  • Female in her 90s, unknown if underlying health conditions
  • Male in his 70s, no underlying health condition
  • Female in her 90s, underlying health condition
  • Female in her 90s, underlying health condition
  • Male in his 40s, no underlying condition

The COVID death toll in Washoe County has now reached 258. In addition, the County is reporting 538 new COVID-19 cases, for a total of 23,264.

11 additional COVID patients have been hospitalized for a total of 241.

NOV. 24 The COVID-19 pandemic has claimed six more lives in Washoe County.

The deaths involved two men in their 60′s, a woman in her 60′s, two women in their 90′s and a man in his 40′s. All six had underlying health conditiosn.

There have been a total of 242 COVID-19 deths in Washoe County, including 30 in the last six days.

The County reported 319 new COVID-19 positive cases and 157 recoveries.

There are currently 7,864 active cases in the County and 230 people hospitalized in Washoe County with COVID.

NOV. 23 The death toll from COVID-19 in Washoe County has risen by five for a second day in a row. This marks 24 COVID-19-related deaths in Washoe County over the last five days.

The county’s death toll now stands at 246 from the pandemic.

New infections increased by 397 for a total of 22,407.

Recoveries rose by 139 to 14,453.

Hospital bed and ventilator information

According to the Nevada Hospital Association, in Washoe County:

  • 84 percent staffed hospital beds are occupied (+2% since 11/20)
  • 75 percent of all licensed hospital beds are occupied (+4%)
  • 61 percent of all Intensive Care Unit beds are occupied (+1%)
  • 32 percent of all ventilators are in use (+0%)

NOV. 22 For the second day in a row, Washoe County set a new high for single-day COVID-19 cases. Washoe County reported 835 new cases.

The record Saturday was 817. Washoe County has 22,010 total cases.

There were also five deaths, all people with underlying health conditions. Two were women in their 80s, a woman in her 60s, a woman in her 50s and a man in his 70s.

Washoe County reported 319 recoveries, giving it 14,314 altogether. There are 7,455 active cases and 235 people hospitalized. There were 2,497 new tests.

Sixty-two percent of all intensive care unit beds are occupied and 32 percent of all ventilators are in use.

NOV. 21 As Thanksgiving approaches, Washoe County on Saturday reported a record 817 infections, breaking the old single-day record of 610 set Wednesday.

There were also four deaths, after two consecutive days of five deaths. It brings the COVID-19 related death toll to 236.

The deceased were four men, all of whom had underlying health conditions. One was in his 30s, one in his 60s and two in their 70s.

There are now 21,175 positive COVID-19 infections in Washoe County. There were also 86 recoveries, giving the county 13,995 recoveries.

There are 235 people in Washoe County hospitalized with COVID-19 and there are 6,944 active cases. There were 4,327 tests performed since Friday. Sixty-two percent of intensive care unit beds are in use and 32 percent of ventilators are in use.

There was no explanation for the spike in cases.

“The Health District recommends avoiding private gatherings with members outside your household,” Washoe County reported. In addition, wear a mask or face covering, social distance of at least 6 feet and wash your hands frequently.”

NOV. 20 Washoe County on Friday reported five more COVID-19 related deaths, bringing the total to 232. It was the second day in a row Washoe County reported five deaths in one day.

All had underlying medical conditions. The deceased are men in their 40s, 60s and 80s and women in their 80s and 50s.

There were 312 new cases, giving Washoe County 20,358 total. There were 110 recoveries, giving the county 13,909.

There are 6,217 active cases. There were 1,122 new tests performed.

Sixty percent of all intensive care unit beds are in use and 30 percent of ventilators are in use.

“With Thanksgiving less than a week away, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended postponing travel and staying home for the holiday as the best way to protect yourself and others from COVID-19,” Washoe County said.

NOV. 19 Washoe County reported five COVID-19 related deaths on Thursday, giving it 227 overall.

With 304 new cases, Washoe County also passed the 20,000 benchmark for new cases.

The county released this information about the deceased: Four had underlying health conditions, women in their 90s, 70s and 60s and a man in his 50s. A woman in her 70s had no underlying health conditions.

The county now has 20,046 cases, with 6,020 active and 234 hospitalized with COVID-19.

There were 157 recoveries, giving the county 13,799.

Fifty-nine percent of all intensive care unit beds are occupied and 30 percent of all ventilators are in use.

NOV. 18 Washoe County reported a record 610 COVID-19 cases were reported Wednesday, topping the old one-day record set Nov. 15 by 49 cases.

It was the fourth day in the last 11 that the record has been broken, Washoe County said. The seven-day moving average for new cases is 408.7, also a new record.

The county gave no explanation for the surge.

There is also a record number of hospitalizations, with 276 confirmed and suspected COVID-19 cases in the hospital in Washoe County.

There were no deaths reported.

Washoe County now has 19,742 infections reported. There were 441 recoveries, giving Washoe County 441 recoveries. There are 5,878 active cases.

Thirty-eight percent of intensive care unit beds are occupied and 31 percent of all ventilators are in use.

Washoe County COVID-19 statistics Nov. 18.
Washoe County COVID-19 statistics Nov. 18.(Washoe County)

NOV. 17 Washoe County health officials are reporting two additional COVID-19 related deaths, bringing the death toll to 222. The patients who died were a man and a woman, both in their 80s with underlying health conditions.

Additionally, there were 230 new cases and 102 recoveries in Washoe County.

The total number of active cases is now up to 5,709. The total number of recoveries is 13,201.

The total number of COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County as of November 17 is 210,823. That’s up 1,619 since November 16.

NOV. 16 Washoe County officials are reporting an additional COVID-19-related death in Washoe County, bringing the death toll to 220.

The patient who died was a man in his 60s with underlying health conditions.

Additionally, there were 276 new COVID-19 cases and 117 recoveries in Washoe County.

The total active cases is now 5,583. The total number of recoveries is 13,099.

The total number of COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County as of November 16 is 209,204. That’s up 1,455 since November 15.

NOV. 15 The Regional Information Center reported a record 561 additional COVID-19 cases in Washoe County on Sunday with four COVID-19-related deaths.

The patients who died were three men and one woman. All but one had an underlying health condition, officials said. The death toll now stands at 219.

The 561 new COVID-19 cases are a single-day record. The previous record was 529 on November 13. The record for most cases in one day has been set three times in the last nine days.

Active cases have eclipsed 5,000 with 433 additional reported Sunday for a total of 5,425.

  • Total COVID-19 cases in Washoe County: 18,626 (+561 from 11/14)
  • Deaths: 219 (+4)
  • Recovered: 12,982 (+124)
  • Active cases: 5,425 (+433)

The total number of COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County as of November 15 is 207,749. That’s up 2,378 since November 14.

NOV. 14 There were 222 new COVID-19 cases in Washoe County and 91 recoveries, officials reported Saturday.

The active cases stand at 4,992.

Recoveries reached 12,858.

The death toll remains at 215 with no new deaths reported on Saturday.

NOV. 13 Health officials again urged the community to heed Governor Steve Sisolak’s Stay At Home 2.0 on Friday following a record 529 new COVID-19 cases in Washoe County and three new deaths.

The patients who died are all males - two in their 50s and one in his 80s. One had underlying health conditions, and it was unknown if the other two had underlying health conditions, officials reported.

The 529 COVID-19 cases reported is the single most to date. The previous was 469 on November 7, 2020.

The rise in COVID-19 transmission is causing reduced capacity at local hospitals, delays in COVID-19 test result notification as well as disease investigation and contact tracing, officials said.

They urged residents to stay home and avoid gatherings until disease transmission rates decrease.

  • Total COVID-19 cases in Washoe County: 17,843 (+529 from 11/12)
  • Deaths: 215 (+3)
  • Recovered: 12,767 (+100)
  • Active cases: 4,861 (+426)

The total number of COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County as of November 13 is 202,914. That’s up 1,959 since November 12.

According to the Nevada Hospital Association, in Washoe County as of November 13:

  • 85 percent staffed hospital beds are occupied (+0% since 11/12)
  • 72 percent of all licensed hospital beds are occupied (+0%)
  • 56 percent of all Intensive Care Unit beds are occupied (-9%)
  • 33 percent of all ventilators are in use (+6%)

NOV. 12 Washoe County is reporting its second highest one day total of new COVID-19 cases. The 433 new cases push the county total to 17,314. The record one day total is 469, reported on November 7, 2020.

There were 139 recoveries and no new deaths reported.

The number of active COVID-19 cases rose 294 for a current total of 4,435.

According to the Nevada Hospital Association, in Washoe County as of November 12:

  • 85 percent staffed hospital beds are occupied (+1% since 11/11)
  • 72 percent of all licensed hospital beds are occupied (+0%)
  • 65 percent of all Intensive Care Unit beds are occupied (+2%)
  • 27 percent of all ventilators are in use (+2%)

NOV. 11 Health officials reported 410 new cases of COVID-19 in Washoe County on Wednesday, bringing the total to 16,881. The 410 new cases reported is the second most in a single day (469 was record on Nov. 7, 2020). The active case count is at 4,141, an all-time high.

Additionally, there were 113 recoveries and no new deaths.

According to the Nevada Hospital Association, in Washoe County as of November 10:

  • 84 percent staffed hospital beds are occupied (+4% since 11/10)
  • 72 percent of all licensed hospital beds are occupied (+4%)
  • 63 percent of all Intensive Care Unit beds are occupied (+8%)
  • 25 percent of all ventilators are in use (+1%)

NOV. 10 Officials reported four more COVID-19-related deaths in Washoe County on Tuesday, bringing the total to 212.

All the patients were men, one in his 70s, two in their 80′s and one in his 90s. All but one had an underlying health condition.

Additionally, there were 265 recoveries and 263 new COVID-19 cases in Washoe County. It had been seven days since active cases reported went down. Active cases in Washoe County now stand at 3,844.

The total number of COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County as of November 10 is 196,688. That’s up 1,584 since November 9.

Health officials are reminding the community that the Washoe County COVID-19 Test Site will be closed Wednesday in observance of Veterans Day. Residents who are symptomatic, or a close contact to a confirmed positive case, can still sign up for testing online 24/7 here (En español).

COVID-19 testing will be available on Saturday to accommodate the high demand for testing.

Washoe County health officials are strongly recommending that residents download the COVID Trace, an easy-to-use app that helps fight COVID-19 in Washoe County and Nevada. Learn more here.

NOV. 9 Washoe County health officials are reporting one new COVID-19-related death and 328 new cases.

The patient who died was a man in his 80s with underlying health conditions. The death toll in Washoe County now stands at 208.

There were also 124 recoveries, bringing that total to 12,150.

Officials are urging the community to avoid gatherings with people outside your household, and cited a seven-day moving average for new cases of 335.4.

The total number of COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County as of November 9 is 195,104. That number is up 1,885 since November 8.

The Washoe County test site is only testing those who have symptoms of COVID-19, except for those who are a confirmed close contact to a positive case and first responders. The county says this will allow residents to get tested in a timelier manner and allow for faster response times to those who get tested.

The Regional Information Center also clarified guidance on when COVID-19 positive cases are deemed recovered. Officials said a common misconception is that negative test results can be used to end the quarantine of a close contact to a case. Close contacts must remain quarantined for 14 days from their contact with the case regardless of negative test results they may receive.

To see previous stories on Washoe County COVID-19 cases, click here.

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