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Allegheny Co. Health Dept. Announces 74 New Coronavirus Cases, Bringing Countywide Total To 13,436

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Allegheny County Health Department is reporting 74 new Coronavirus cases Tuesday and no new deaths.

Of the newly reported cases, 57 are confirmed from 1,301 PCR tests and 17 are probable. Eight of those probable cases are from positive antigen tests.

The total number of cases countywide now stands at 13,436 since March 14.

New cases range in age from 14 years to 91 years with a median age of 35 years, the Health Department says. The dates of positive tests ranged from Oct. 7-12.

There have been 1,293 hospitalizations in Allegheny County since the outbreak began. Of all the hospitalized patients, 329 of them have needed care in the ICU, and 128 of them have required treatment with a ventilator.

The county-wide death toll stands at 397.

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Metro Health Dept. reports 130 new COVID-19 cases in Nashville

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — There are now 30,045 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Davidson County as of Friday, according to the Metro Public Health Department.

Including both confirmed and probable cases, MPHD officials announced an increase of 130 in the past 24 hours. There are currently 1,115 active cases.

No new confirmed or probable deaths were reported for the second consecutive day by the department. There have been a total of 283 deaths in Davidson County.

A reported 28,647 individuals are labeled inactive/recovered from the virus.

The age range of patients is from one month old to 103 years old, 14,771 of which are men, 14,981 are women and the gender of 293 patients is unknown.

Of the 419,450 tests performed in the county, 37,593 (8.96%) had positive results.

The health department reported available hospital beds in Middle Tennessee are at 13% and available ICU beds are at 16%.

The

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Metro Health Dept. reports 29,915 cases of COVID-19 in Nashville

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — There are now 29,915 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Davidson County as of Thursday, according to the Metro Public Health Department.

Bars and restaurants are now allowed to have 100 patrons per floor with an additional 100 patrons at an outside location, including a patio or rooftop, at up to 50% capacity. All bars and restaurants must close at 11 p.m.

Nashville Phase 3

The total number of confirmed and probable cases grew by 125 in the past 24 hours. There have been a total of 283 deaths in Davidson County.

A reported 28,501 individuals have recovered from the virus. Of the confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Davidson County, 1,131 are “active.”

The age range of patients is from one month old to 103 years old, 14,706 of which are men, 14,912 are women and the gender of 297 patients is unknown.

The health department reported available hospital beds

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Metro Health Dept. reports 275 deaths, 29,005 cases of COVID-19 in Nashville

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — There are now 29,005 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Davidson County and an additional person has died as of Wednesday, according to the Metro Public Health Department.

Nashville Mayor John Cooper announced, beginning Oct. 1, bars and restaurants will be allowed to have 100 patrons per floor with an additional 100 patrons at an outside location, including a patio or rooftop, at up to 50% capacity. All bars and restaurants must close at 11 p.m.

Phase Three

The total number of confirmed and probable cases grew by 94 in the past 24 hours. There have been a total of 275 deaths in Davidson County. One additional confirmed death has been reported in the past 24 hours, a 70-year-old man with underlying health conditions.

A reported 27,604 individuals have recovered from the virus. Of the confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Davidson County, 1,156 are “active.”

The age range of

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Metro Health Dept. reports 28,846 cases of COVID-19 in Nashville

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — There are now 28,846 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Davidson County as of Monday, according to the Metro Public Health Department.

Nashville Mayor John Cooper announced, beginning Oct. 1, bars and restaurants will be allowed to have 100 patrons per floor with an additional 100 patrons at an outside location, including a patio or rooftop, at up to 50% capacity. All bars and restaurants must close at 11 p.m.

Phase Three

The total number of confirmed and probable cases grew by 193 in the past 24 hours. There have been a total of 273 deaths in Davidson County.

A reported 27,444 individuals have recovered from the virus. Of the confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Davidson County, 1,129 are “active.”

The age range of patients is from one month old to 103 years old, 14,197 of which are men, 14,358 are women and the gender of 291 patients is

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Metro Health Dept. reports 268 deaths, 28,415 cases of COVID-19 in Nashville

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — There are now 28,415 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Davidson County and an additional person has died as of Friday, according to the Metro Public Health Department.

Bars, construction sites, correctional facilities and a manufacturing plant are among the sites linked to approximately 2,600 coronavirus cases in Nashville since the start of the pandemic, according to the Metro Public Health Department.

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The total number of confirmed and probable cases grew by 23 in the past 24 hours. There have been a total of 268 deaths in Davidson County. An additional confirmed death has been reported in the past 24 hours, a 69-year-old man with underlying health conditions.

A reported 27,237 individuals have recovered from the virus. Of the confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Davidson County, 910 are “active.”

The age range of patients is from one month

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Metro Health Dept. reports 267 deaths, 28,392 cases of COVID-19 in Nashville

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — There are now 28,392 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Davidson County and an additional two people have died as of Thursday, according to the Metro Public Health Department.

Bars, construction sites, correctional facilities and a manufacturing plant are among the sites linked to approximately 2,600 coronavirus cases in Nashville since the start of the pandemic, according to the Metro Public Health Department.

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The total number of confirmed and probable cases grew by 105 in the past 24 hours. There have been a total of 267 deaths in Davidson County. There were two new confirmed deaths reported in the past 24 hours, a 66-year-old man and an 89-year-old woman, both with underlying health conditions..

A reported 27,137 individuals have recovered from the virus. Of the confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Davidson County, 988 are “active.”

The age range

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Metro Health Dept. reports 265 deaths, 28,287 cases of COVID-19 in Nashville

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — There are now 28,287 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Davidson County and an additional two people have died as of Wednesday, according to the Metro Public Health Department.

Bars, construction sites, correctional facilities and a manufacturing plant are among the sites linked to approximately 2,600 coronavirus cases in Nashville since the start of the pandemic, according to the Metro Public Health Department.

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The total number of confirmed and probable cases grew by 64 in the past 24 hours. There have been a total of 265 deaths in Davidson County. There were two new confirmed deaths reported in the past 24 hours, a 56-year-old man and a 73-year-old man, both with underlying health conditions.

A reported 27,007 individuals have recovered from the virus. Of the confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Davidson County, 1,015 are “active.”

The age range

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Chesco Health Dept. Explains Actions When Antibody Tests Failed

CHESTER COUNTY, PA — In May, Chester County offered coronavirus antibody tests to all essential workers, then other groups, but later found the test were inaccurate, with a suspiciously high number of positives.

Chester County issued a statement last week explaining what happened and why the county did not promptly issue a blanket communication that would have alerted those with positive antibody results of the likelihood of error.

The health department’s statement said that the health team spent two weeks in May trying to identify the cause of the inaccurate results, and after that time, all the people who’d had those false positives had seen doctors and were likely out of quarantine.

Those people were likely widely dispersed in the county. The county health department had announced at the end of May that testing for antibodies would soon be available. Drive-thru sites were set up at Longwood Gardens and at

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Metro Health Dept. reports 263 deaths, 28,223 cases of COVID-19 in Nashville

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — There are now 28,223 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Davidson County and an additional three people have died as of Tuesday, according to the Metro Public Health Department.

Bars, construction sites, correctional facilities and a manufacturing plant are among the sites linked to approximately 2,600 coronavirus cases in Nashville since the start of the pandemic, according to the Metro Public Health Department.

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The total number of confirmed and probable cases grew by 54 in the past 24 hours. There have been a total of 263 deaths in Davidson County.

A reported 26,881 individuals have recovered from the virus. Of the confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Davidson County, 1,079 are “active.”

The age range of patients is from one month old to 103 years old, 13,888of which are men, 14,046 are women and the gender of 289 patients

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