Here is a listing of the most up-to-date information on the number of COVID-19 cases in the four-county area. The information comes from the websites of the public health departments in Ontario, Seneca, Wayne and Yates counties (Note: not all the departments provide the same information).
Local COVID-19 Updates
PENN YAN — A Steuben County woman whose mother was killed by a drunk driver was the keynote speaker at two Yates County drunk/impaired driving victim impact panels.
GENEVA — A Geneva High School student has tested positive for COVID-19.
Annette Mumford, a firefighter with the Border City Fire Department, has eight grandchildren — three of whom couldn’t celebrate “normal” birthdays this year because of the COVID pandemic.
NEWARK — Nearly 50 residents and 14 staff members of a local long-term care facility have tested positive for COVID-19.
CLIFTON SPRINGS — Adapt or die is the tenet of evolution.
OVID — South Seneca schools resumed in-person instruction today after a second positive COVID-19 test forced the district to switch to remote learning for two days last week.
OVID — A second South Seneca High School student has tested positive for COVID-19.
KEUKA PARK — While the number of COVID-19 cases at Keuka College has gone down significantly, officials announced Friday that distance learning will remain through the end of the fall semester.
KEUKA PARK — Keuka College had just one positive COVID-19 case during the first six weeks of the fall semester.
National COVID-19 Updates
BUDAPEST, Hungary— The number of coronavirus-related deaths in Hungary rose to an all-time high on Friday, prompting the government to tighten oversight over compliance with regulations to ste…
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Trees on top of buses and cars. Roofs ripped off homes. Boats pushed onto the highway by surging seawater. Hundreds of thousands of people left in the dark.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — When Joe Biden was last in Iowa, his presidential campaign was on the verge of collapse and he was soundly trounced in the caucuses by a former Indiana mayor nearly 40 …
NEW DELHI — India has reported 48,648 new coronavirus cases, continuing a downward trend in infections even as the country’s caseload has crossed 8 million and is only behind the U.S.
DETROIT (AP) — Every day feels like a raw wound for Omari Barksdale.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A multi-state coronavirus surge in the countdown to Election Day has exposed a clear split between President Donald Trump’s bullish embrace of a return to normalcy and urgent…
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal laws and long-standing custom generally leave the U.S. military out of the election process. But President Donald Trump’s unsubstantiated warnings about widespread vo…
WASHINGTON (AP) — There are no crowds at Disneyland, still shut down by the coronavirus. Fewer fans attended the World Series this year than at any time in the past century. Big concerts are c…
WASHINGTON (AP) — Education Secretary Betsy DeVos planned a “Moms for Trump” rally in her home state of Michigan. The Department of Homeland Security's top official was in Texas to celebrate c…
BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks sank Friday as investors looked ahead to next week's U.S. presidential election and weighed the chances of economic stimulus from Washington and Europe.