COVID-19 LATEST: Cases reported in Raleigh, Mercer, and Pocahontas Counties

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CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS)– 5 p.m.. Monday, July 20, 2020: The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reports 62 new cases of COVID-19 in the Mountain State on Monday evening. The total cases is now 5,142 with 234,857 laboratory tests returned.

Active cases went down by 4 to 1,576 from Monday morning. On Monday evening seven additional cases were reported in Raleigh, two new cases in Mercer, and one in Pocahontas Counties.

The cumulative positive rate is 2.19-percent. The daily positives 4.88-percent. The death toll remains at 100.

(Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (25/0), Berkeley (549/19), Boone (58/0), Braxton (7/0), Brooke (38/1), Cabell (219/7), Calhoun (5/0), Clay (17/0), Fayette (101/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (25/1), Greenbrier (80/0), Hampshire (51/0), Hancock (61/4), Hardy (48/1), Harrison (140/1), Jackson (149/0), Jefferson (269/5), Kanawha (534/12), Lewis (24/1), Lincoln (21/0), Logan (47/0), Marion (136/3), Marshall (82/1), Mason (30/0), McDowell (11/0), Mercer (74/0), Mineral (73/2), Mingo (60/2), Monongalia (748/15), Monroe (16/1), Morgan (21/1), Nicholas (21/1), Ohio (179/0), Pendleton (19/1), Pleasants (5/1), Pocahontas (38/1), Preston (92/22), Putnam (115/1), Raleigh (105/3), Randolph (199/2), Ritchie (3/0), Roane (12/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (29/1), Tucker (7/0), Tyler (10/0), Upshur (31/2), Wayne (160/2), Webster (2/0), Wetzel (41/0), Wirt (6/0), Wood (203/9), Wyoming (8/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Boone, Cabell, and Wetzel counties.

Please note that delays may be experienced with the reporting of information from the local health department to DHHR.


CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS)– 10 a.m. Monday, July 20, 2020: The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reports 38 new cases of COVID-19 in the Mountain State on Monday morning. The total cases is now 5,080 with 233,490 laboratory tests returned.

Active cases rose by 11 to 1,580 from Sunday night. On Monday morning Raleigh County had six new cases, Greenbrier County had two and there was one each in Fayette and Wyoming Counties.

The cumulative positive rate held steady at 2.18-percent. The daily positives during the morning report fell to 2.16-percent. There were 27 recoveries reported.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (25/0), Berkeley (549/19), Boone (60/0), Braxton (7/0), Brooke (38/1), Cabell (220/7), Calhoun (5/0), Clay (16/0), Fayette (102/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (23/1), Greenbrier (80/0), Hampshire (50/0), Hancock (58/4), Hardy (48/1), Harrison (140/1), Jackson (149/0), Jefferson (269/5), Kanawha (524/12), Lewis (24/1), Lincoln (21/0), Logan (46/0), Marion (136/3), Marshall (82/1), Mason (28/0), McDowell (12/0), Mercer (72/0), Mineral (71/2), Mingo (53/2), Monongalia (739/15), Monroe (16/1), Morgan (20/1), Nicholas (20/1), Ohio (178/0), Pendleton (19/1), Pleasants (5/1), Pocahontas (37/1), Preston (90/23), Putnam (115/1), Raleigh (98/3), Randolph (197/2), Ritchie (3/0), Roane (12/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (29/1), Tucker (7/0), Tyler (10/0), Upshur (31/2), Wayne (151/2), Webster (2/0), Wetzel (41/0), Wirt (6/0), Wood (199/9), Wyoming (8/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Boone, Cabell, and Wetzel counties.

Please note that delays may be experienced with the reporting of information from the local health department to DHHR.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more detailed information.


5 p.m. Sunday, July 19, 2020:  The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources reports 59 new cases of COVID-19 in the Mountain state since Sunday morning with 5,042 total cases and 100 deaths on Sunday evening.

The total number of recoveries increased to 3,373 while active cases rose to 1,569.

Locally, two new cases were reported in Greenbrier county, and one new case was reported in Fayette Counties.

 (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (25/0), Berkeley (548/19), Boone (61/0), Braxton (7/0), Brooke (38/1), Cabell (222/7), Calhoun (5/0), Clay (15/0), Fayette (101/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (21/1), Greenbrier (78/0), Hampshire (50/0), Hancock (57/4), Hardy (48/1), Harrison (138/1), Jackson (149/0), Jefferson (268/5), Kanawha (520/12), Lewis (24/1), Lincoln (20/0), Logan (45/0), Marion (134/3), Marshall (82/1), Mason (27/0), McDowell (12/0), Mercer (72/0), Mineral (71/2), Mingo (53/2), Monongalia (733/15), Monroe (16/1), Morgan (20/1), Nicholas (20/1), Ohio (177/0), Pendleton (19/1), Pleasants (5/1), Pocahontas (37/1), Preston (90/23), Putnam (111/1), Raleigh (92/3), Randolph (196/2), Ritchie (3/0), Roane (12/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (29/1), Tucker (7/0), Tyler (10/0), Upshur (31/2), Wayne (149/2), Webster (2/0), Wetzel (42/0), Wirt (6/0), Wood (198/9), Wyoming (7/0).


CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS)– 10 a.m. Sunday, July 19, 2020:  The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources reports 61 new cases of COVID-19 in the Mountain state since Saturday evening, with 4,983 total cases and 100 deaths on Sunday morning.

The total number of recoveries increased to 3,362 while active cases rose to 1,521.

Locally, three new cases were reported in Mercer County.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (25/0), Berkeley (547/19), Boone (57/0), Braxton (7/0), Brooke (39/1), Cabell (221/7), Calhoun (5/0), Clay (15/0), Fayette (100/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (21/1), Greenbrier (76/0), Hampshire (48/0), Hancock (55/4), Hardy (48/1), Harrison (137/1), Jackson (149/0), Jefferson (267/5), Kanawha (509/12), Lewis (24/1), Lincoln (20/0), Logan (43/0), Marion (132/3), Marshall (80/1), Mason (26/0), McDowell (12/0), Mercer (72/0), Mineral (71/2), Mingo (51/2), Monongalia (712/15), Monroe (16/1), Morgan (20/1), Nicholas (19/1), Ohio (177/0), Pendleton (19/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (37/1), Preston (90/25), Putnam (111/1), Raleigh (92/3), Randolph (196/2), Ritchie (3/0), Roane (12/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (29/1), Tucker (7/0), Tyler (10/0), Upshur (31/2), Wayne (149/2), Webster (2/0), Wetzel (40/0), Wirt (6/0), Wood (195/10), Wyoming (7/0).


CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS)– 5 p.m. Saturday, July 18, 2020: The report from the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) showed an increase in recoveries since Saturday morning.

The total number of recoveries increased by 41 bringing the state’s total to 3,336.

Active cases rose by 13 to now sit at 1,486. The daily percent positive is 2.48-percent. The cumulative positive is at 2.17-percent.

The report also shows that there were 139 new cases diagnosed. The total number of positive cases is now at 4,922 with 226,616 test returned. The death toll remains at 100.

Two new cases reported in Monroe County. One new case reported in Fayette, Summers and Mercer Counties.

(Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (25/0), Berkeley (545/19), Boone (57/0), Braxton (7/0), Brooke (37/1), Cabell (224/7), Calhoun (5/0), Clay (15/0), Fayette (102/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (21/1), Greenbrier (76/0), Hampshire (48/0), Hancock (51/3), Hardy (48/1), Harrison (135/1), Jackson (149/0), Jefferson (264/5), Kanawha (489/12), Lewis (24/1), Lincoln (21/0), Logan (43/0), Marion (130/3), Marshall (80/1), Mason (27/0), McDowell (12/0), Mercer (69/0), Mineral (71/2), Mingo (50/2), Monongalia (693/15), Monroe (16/1), Morgan (20/1), Nicholas (20/1), Ohio (174/0), Pendleton (19/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (37/1), Preston (89/25), Putnam (108/1), Raleigh (92/3), Randolph (196/2), Ritchie (3/0), Roane (12/0), Summers (3/0), Taylor (29/1), Tucker (7/0), Tyler (10/0), Upshur (31/2), Wayne (147/2), Webster (2/0), Wetzel (40/0), Wirt (6/0), Wood (193/10), Wyoming (7/0).


CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS)– 10 a.m. Saturday, July 18, 2020: The report from the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) showed an increase in recoveries on Saturday morning. The total number of recoveries increased by 28 bringing the state’s total to 3,295.

Active cases rose by 83 to now sit at 1,499. The daily percent positive also rose this morning. It shows 3.47-percent. The cumulative positive is at 2.17-percent.

The report also shows that there were 111 new cases diagnosed. The total number of positive cases is now at 4,783 with 225,385 test returned. There are three new cases reported in Fayette county bringing the counties total to 101.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (25/0), Berkeley (545/19), Boone (57/0), Braxton (7/0), Brooke (37/1), Cabell (226/7), Calhoun (4/0), Clay (15/0), Fayette (101/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (21/1), Greenbrier (76/0), Hampshire (46/0), Hancock (51/3), Hardy (48/1), Harrison (135/1), Jackson (149/0), Jefferson (263/5), Kanawha (486/12), Lewis (24/1), Lincoln (20/0), Logan (43/0), Marion (130/3), Marshall (80/1), Mason (27/0), McDowell (12/0), Mercer (68/0), Mineral (70/2), Mingo (49/2), Monongalia (686/15), Monroe (14/1), Morgan (20/1), Nicholas (19/1), Ohio (173/0), Pendleton (19/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (37/1), Preston (89/25), Putnam (105/1), Raleigh (92/3), Randolph (196/2), Ritchie (3/0), Roane (12/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (28/1), Tucker (7/0), Tyler (10/0), Upshur (31/2), Wayne (145/2), Webster (2/0), Wetzel (40/0), Wirt (6/0), Wood (193/10), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested.

Please note that delays may be experienced with the reporting of information from the local health department to DHHR.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more detailed information.


CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS) — 5 p.m. Friday, July 17, 2020: The report from the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) on Friday evening showed some good news. The number of recoveries from COVID-19 increased by 107. That brings the total recoveries to 3,267.

Active cases of the virus fell 34 to 1,416. The daily percent positive also went down from the morning report. It shows 3.12-percent. The cumulative positive is at 2.15-percent.

Despite that news, there were still 73 new cases diagnosed. The total cases since the pandemic began is now 4,783 with 222,427 tests returned. There are three new cases reported in Raleigh County, two in Greenbrier County and one each in Fayette and Mercer Counties.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (24/0), Berkeley (539/19), Boone (53/0), Braxton (6/0), Brooke (35/1), Cabell (207/7), Calhoun (4/0), Clay (15/0), Fayette (98/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (21/1), Greenbrier (76/0), Hampshire (46/0), Hancock (51/3), Hardy (48/1), Harrison (133/1), Jackson (149/0), Jefferson (262/5), Kanawha (472/12), Lewis (24/1), Lincoln (19/0), Logan (42/0), Marion (124/3), Marshall (77/1), Mason (26/0), McDowell (12/0), Mercer (68/0), Mineral (69/2), Mingo (48/2), Monongalia (654/15), Monroe (14/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (19/1), Ohio (173/0), Pendleton (18/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (37/1), Preston (90/24), Putnam (99/1), Raleigh (92/3), Randolph (196/2), Ritchie (3/0), Roane (12/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (26/1), Tucker (7/0), Tyler (10/0), Upshur (31/2), Wayne (144/2), Webster (2/0), Wetzel (40/0), Wirt (6/0), Wood (192/10), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Harrison and Ohio counties in this report.

Please note that delays may be experienced with the reporting of information from the local health department to DHHR.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more detailed information.


10 a.m. Friday, July 17, 2020: The number of active COVID-19 cases in the state rose slightly, as did the number of recoveries Friday morning. The Department of Health and Human Resources reported the number of active cases climbed by 20 bringing the total to 1,450. DHHR also reported 32 new recoveries, bringing the total to 3,160.

DHHR also confirmed the state lost an 84-year-old man from Cabell County, marking 100 deaths from the virus.

There were 53 new cases reported bringing the state’s total to 4,710. The daily percent positive dropped Friday morning to 4.89-percent, and the cumulative percent positive slightly increased to 2.14-percent. One new case was reported in Fayette County and 4 in Raleigh County. Here is a breakdown by county:

(Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (24/0), Berkeley (537/19), Boone (52/0), Braxton (5/0), Brooke (31/1), Cabell (205/7), Calhoun (4/0), Clay (15/0), Fayette (96/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (21/1), Greenbrier (74/0), Hampshire (44/0), Hancock (50/3), Hardy (48/1), Harrison (134/1), Jackson (149/0), Jefferson (261/5), Kanawha (464/12), Lewis (24/1), Lincoln (15/0), Logan (41/0), Marion (122/3), Marshall (74/1), Mason (26/0), McDowell (12/0), Mercer (67/0), Mineral (69/2), Mingo (39/2), Monongalia (643/15), Monroe (14/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (19/1), Ohio (174/0), Pendleton (18/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (37/1), Preston (88/21), Putnam (96/1), Raleigh (89/3), Randolph (194/2), Ritchie (3/0), Roane (12/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (26/1), Tucker (7/0), Tyler (10/0), Upshur (31/2), Wayne (141/2), Webster (2/0), Wetzel (39/0), Wirt (6/0), Wood (190/11), Wyoming (7/0).


CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS) — 5 p.m. Thursday, July 16, 2020: The number of active COVID-19 cases in West Virginia fell by five to 1,430 on Thursday evening. The Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) announce there were 71 recoveries bringing that total to 3,128.

New cases rose by 66 bringing the total cases in WV since the pandemic began to 4,657. There are 219,052 tests returned. The daily percent positive on Thursday evening was 5.79-percent with a cumulative percent positive of 2.13-percent. There were three new cases in Fayette County and two new cases in Raleigh County.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (24/0), Berkeley (536/19), Boone (50/0), Braxton (5/0), Brooke (31/1), Cabell (202/7), Calhoun (4/0), Clay (14/0), Fayette (95/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (21/1), Greenbrier (74/0), Hampshire (44/0), Hancock (47/3), Hardy (48/1), Harrison (133/1), Jackson (148/0), Jefferson (257/5), Kanawha (463/12), Lewis (23/1), Lincoln (15/0), Logan (40/0), Marion (120/3), Marshall (74/1), Mason (26/0), McDowell (12/0), Mercer (67/0), Mineral (68/2), Mingo (39/2), Monongalia (633/15), Monroe (14/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (19/1), Ohio (162/0), Pendleton (17/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (37/1), Preston (88/21), Putnam (96/1), Raleigh (85/3), Randolph (193/2), Ritchie (3/0), Roane (12/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (26/1), Tucker (7/0), Tyler (10/0), Upshur (31/2), Wayne (141/2), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (38/0), Wirt (6/0), Wood (191/10), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Logan County in this report.

Please note that delays may be experienced with the reporting of information from the local health department to DHHR.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more detailed information.


10 a.m. Thursday, July 16, 2020: The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resouces (DHHR) announce 34 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday morning. That is among 463 tests returned since their Wednesday evening report.

There was one more person who has passed away from the virus. The latest death is an 84-year-old Jackson County man.

“We join with the family in grieving the passing of this gentleman,” said Bill J. Crouch, DHHR Cabinet Secretary.

The total cases in the Mountain State is now 4,591 from 218,249 lab tests. Three new cases were identified in Fayette County. The daily percent positive is 4.07-percent and the the cumulative percent positive is 2.10-percent.

Recoveries rose by 58 to 3,057. That brings the active cases on Thursday morning down 25 to 1,435. Here is the breakdown:

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (24/0), Berkeley (532/19), Boone (49/0), Braxton (5/0), Brooke (30/1), Cabell (201/7), Calhoun (4/0), Clay (13/0), Fayette (92/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (20/1), Greenbrier (74/0), Hampshire (44/0), Hancock (47/3), Hardy (48/1), Harrison (133/1), Jackson (148/0), Jefferson (254/5), Kanawha (447/11), Lewis (23/1), Lincoln (14/0), Logan (41/0), Marion (115/3), Marshall (74/1), Mason (26/0), McDowell (12/0), Mercer (67/0), Mineral (68/2), Mingo (36/2), Monongalia (629/14), Monroe (14/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (19/1), Ohio (159/0), Pendleton (17/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (37/1), Preston (87/21), Putnam (93/1), Raleigh (83/3), Randolph (193/2), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (12/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (24/1), Tucker (7/0), Tyler (10/0), Upshur (31/2), Wayne (138/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (38/0), Wirt (6/0), Wood (187/9), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Brooke, Hampshire, Jefferson, and Marion counties in this report.

Please note that delays may be experienced with the reporting of information from the local health department to DHHR.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more detailed information.


5 p.m. Wednesday, July 15, 2020: Nearly 100 additional cases of COVID-19 were identified by the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR). That is according to the agencies Wednesday evening report. There was also one more person who passed away, bringing the total deaths to 98.

The DHHR confirmed the death of a 77-year old man from Wood County.

“The passing of this West Virginian is reported with great sadness and we extend our sympathies to his loved ones,” said Bill J. Crouch, DHHR Cabinet Secretary.

Total cases in West Virginia now stand at 4,557 with 217,786 laboratory tests returned. That is up 94 from the 10 a.m. report. Of those, three are in Fayette County, four in Mercer County and two in Raleigh County.

The number of active cases in West Virginia is 1,461, and 2,999 people who have recovered from the illness. The daily percent positive is 3.09-percent with a cumulative percent positive of 2.09-percent.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (23/0), Berkeley (531/19), Boone (46/0), Braxton (5/0), Brooke (32/1), Cabell (197/7), Calhoun (4/0), Clay (13/0), Fayette (89/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (20/1), Greenbrier (74/0), Hampshire (45/0), Hancock (47/3), Hardy (47/1), Harrison (131/0), Jackson (148/0), Jefferson (256/5), Kanawha (442/12), Lewis (23/1), Lincoln (12/0), Logan (41/0), Marion (116/3), Marshall (71/1), Mason (26/0), McDowell (12/0), Mercer (67/0), Mineral (68/2), Mingo (34/2), Monongalia (624/14), Monroe (14/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (19/1), Ohio (158/0), Pendleton (17/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (37/1), Preston (86/21), Putnam (93/1), Raleigh (83/3), Randolph (192/2), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (12/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (22/1), Tucker (7/0), Tyler (10/0), Upshur (31/2), Wayne (136/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (38/0), Wirt (6/0), Wood (186/9), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested.

Please note that delays may be experienced with the reporting of information from the local health department to DHHR.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more detailed information


10 a.m. Wednesday, July 15, 2020: The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reported 56 new cases of COVID-19 in their report on Wednesday morning. The total number of cases now stands at 4,463 with 215,450 laboratory tests returned. New cases were reported locally as well, two in Fayette County, three is Greenbrier County and one in McDowell County.

The DHHR reports nearly 11.918-percent of the state’s population has been tested. That is more than any other neighboring state and only slightly behind the national average.

An additional 13 recoveries are also reported on Wednesday morning for a total of 2,995. That makes the total active cases in the state 1,371. The daily percent positive is 3.99-percent with a cumulative percent positive of 2.07-percent.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (23/0), Berkeley (530/19), Boone (42/0), Braxton (5/0), Brooke (31/1), Cabell (196/7), Calhoun (4/0), Clay (13/0), Fayette (86/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (20/1), Greenbrier (74/0), Hampshire (45/0), Hancock (43/3), Hardy (47/1), Harrison (128/0), Jackson (148/0), Jefferson (254/5), Kanawha (430/12), Lewis (22/1), Lincoln (10/0), Logan (40/0), Marion (113/3), Marshall (69/1), Mason (26/0), McDowell (12/0), Mercer (63/0), Mineral (68/2), Mingo (29/2), Monongalia (604/14), Monroe (14/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (19/1), Ohio (151/0), Pendleton (16/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (37/1), Preston (84/21), Putnam (91/1), Raleigh (81/3), Randolph (191/2), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (12/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (22/1), Tucker (7/0), Tyler (10/0), Upshur (31/2), Wayne (128/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (37/0), Wirt (6/0), Wood (185/9), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested.

Please note that delays may be experienced with the reporting of information from the local health department to DHHR.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more detailed information.


5 p.m. Tuesday, July 14, 2020: A total of 91 new cases of COVID-19 were announced in the Tuesday evening report from the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR). However, there were also 93 recoveries reported, which reduced active cases in the Mountain State by two.

There were three new cases in McDowell County and one new case in Raleigh County. The number of cases is 4,407 with 213,894 laboratory tests returned. The Daily Percent Positive us 3.19-percent with a cumulative percent positive of 2.06-percent.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (20/0), Berkeley (524/19), Boone (38/0), Braxton (5/0), Brooke (29/1), Cabell (195/7), Calhoun (4/0), Clay (13/0), Fayette (84/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (20/1), Greenbrier (71/0), Hampshire (44/0), Hancock (43/3), Hardy (46/1), Harrison (126/0), Jackson (148/0), Jefferson (253/5), Kanawha (422/12), Lewis (22/1), Lincoln (9/0), Logan (39/0), Marion (110/3), Marshall (67/1), Mason (26/0), McDowell (11/0), Mercer (63/0), Mineral (68/2), Mingo (29/2), Monongalia (596/14), Monroe (14/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (19/1), Ohio (148/0), Pendleton (16/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (37/1), Preston (84/21), Putnam (90/1), Raleigh (81/3), Randolph (189/2), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (12/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (22/1), Tucker (7/0), Tyler (10/0), Upshur (31/2), Wayne (128/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (37/0), Wirt (6/0), Wood (185/9), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Grant County in this report.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more detailed information.


10 a.m. Tuesday, July 14, 2020: There was good news from the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) on Tuesday morning. Their early report showed a decrease in active cases.

There were three new positive cases in the state and six recoveries. The total active cases is now 1,330. The total number of cases in the Mountain States is 4,316 with 211,915 tests returned. The daily percent positive remains at 1.91-percent with a 2.04-percent cumulative percent positive.

The total recoveries is now 2,889. There was one recovery each in Pocahontas and Raleigh Counties. No new cases were reported in West Virginia’s southeastern counties.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (20/0), Berkeley (518/19), Boone (34/0), Braxton (5/0), Brooke (27/1), Cabell (192/7), Calhoun (4/0), Clay (12/0), Fayette (84/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (21/1), Greenbrier (71/0), Hampshire (42/0), Hancock (41/3), Hardy (46/1), Harrison (122/0), Jackson (148/0), Jefferson (253/5), Kanawha (420/12), Lewis (21/1), Lincoln (9/0), Logan (39/0), Marion (106/3), Marshall (65/1), Mason (25/0), McDowell (8/0), Mercer (63/0), Mineral (66/2), Mingo (29/2), Monongalia (557/14), Monroe (14/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (19/1), Ohio (147/0), Pendleton (15/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (37/1), Preston (81/21), Putnam (90/1), Raleigh (80/3), Randolph (188/2), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (12/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (22/1), Tucker (7/0), Tyler (10/0), Upshur (31/2), Wayne (127/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (37/0), Wirt (6/0), Wood (179/9), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Kanawha County in this report.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more detailed information.


6 p.m Monday, July 13, 2020: The Department of Health and Human Resources reported 54 new cases Monday evening. Another death was reported in the state, bringing the total to 97.

The latest victim is a 85-year-old woman from Ohio County. “Please join with me as we grieve the loss of another West Virginian,” said DHHR Cabinet Secretary Bill J. Crouch.

Three new cases were reported in Raleigh, two new cases were reported in Fayette, one new case was reported in both Mercer and Pocahontas Counties.

The total cases in the state is now 4,313. The daily percent positive went down to 1.19-percent, the cumulative percent positive also dropped to 2.04-percent. Total active cases went down to 1,333, while 2,883 people recovered. Here is a breakdown of cases by county:

(Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (20/0), Berkeley (518/19), Boone (34/0), Braxton (5/0), Brooke (27/1), Cabell (192/7), Calhoun (4/0), Clay (12/0), Fayette (84/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (21/1), Greenbrier (71/0), Hampshire (42/0), Hancock (41/3), Hardy (46/1), Harrison (122/0), Jackson (148/0), Jefferson (253/5), Kanawha (421/12), Lewis (21/1), Lincoln (9/0), Logan (39/0), Marion (106/3), Marshall (65/1), Mason (25/0), McDowell (8/0), Mercer (63/0), Mineral (66/2), Mingo (29/2), Monongalia (554/14), Monroe (14/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (19/1), Ohio (147/0), Pendleton (15/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (37/1), Preston (81/21), Putnam (90/1), Raleigh (80/3), Randolph (188/2), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (12/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (22/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (10/0), Upshur (31/2), Wayne (127/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (37/0), Wirt (6/0), Wood (179/9), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Pleasants and Putnam counties in this report.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more detailed information.


CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS) — 10 a.m Monday, July 13, 2020: The Department of Health and Human Resources reported 15 new cases Monday morning. One new case was reported in Fayette County. The death toll remains at 96.

The total cases in the state is now 4,259. The daily percent positive went up to 3.13%, while the cumulative percent positive dropped to 2.05%. Total active cases rose to 1,338, while 2,825 people have recovered. Here is a breakdown of cases by county:

(Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (19/0), Berkeley (514/19), Boone (34/0), Braxton (5/0), Brooke (26/1), Cabell (194/7), Calhoun (4/0), Clay (12/0), Fayette (82/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (19/1), Greenbrier (71/0), Hampshire (42/0), Hancock (39/3), Hardy (46/1), Harrison (122/0), Jackson (148/0), Jefferson (251/5), Kanawha (417/12), Lewis (23/1), Lincoln (9/0), Logan (40/0), Marion (108/3), Marshall (64/1), Mason (24/0), McDowell (8/0), Mercer (62/0), Mineral (66/2), Mingo (30/2), Monongalia (526/14), Monroe (14/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (20/1), Ohio (148/0), Pendleton (15/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (36/1), Preston (82/19), Putnam (87/1), Raleigh (77/3), Randolph (187/2), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (12/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (22/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (10/0), Upshur (30/2), Wayne (123/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (36/0), Wirt (6/0), Wood (179/9), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Pleasants and Putnam counties in this report.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more detailed information.


CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS) — 5 p.m Sunday, July 12, 2020: The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reported 37 cases in the Sunday night report. The death toll remains at 96. Five new cases were reported in Raleigh County, and two in Fayette County.

The total cases in West Virginia is now 4,244 with 207,595 laboratory tests returned. The daily percent positive went down to 2.04-percent and the cumulative percent positive rose to 2.07-percent. The total active cases went from 1,305 to 1,329. The number of recovered cases is now 2,819.

 (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (19/0), Berkeley (514/19), Boone (33/0), Braxton (5/0), Brooke (26/1), Cabell (193/7), Calhoun (4/0), Clay (12/0), Fayette (81/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (19/1), Greenbrier (71/0), Hampshire (42/0), Hancock (39/3), Hardy (46/1), Harrison (122/0), Jackson (148/0), Jefferson (251/5), Kanawha (409/12), Lewis (23/1), Lincoln (9/0), Logan (40/0), Marion (108/3), Marshall (64/1), Mason (24/0), McDowell (8/0), Mercer (62/0), Mineral (66/2), Mingo (30/2), Monongalia (525/14), Monroe (14/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (20/1), Ohio (148/0), Pendleton (15/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (36/1), Preston (81/19), Putnam (88/1), Raleigh (77/3), Randolph (187/2), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (12/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (22/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (10/0), Upshur (30/2), Wayne (123/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (36/0), Wirt (6/0), Wood (176/9), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Pleasants and Putnam counties in this report.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more detailed information.


10 a.m. Saturday, July 12, 2020: The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reported 61 cases in the Sunday morning report. One more case was reported in McDowell County and two more cases were reported in Raleigh County.

The total cases in West Virginia is now 4,207 with 206,920 laboratory tests returned. The daily percent positive rose to 4.53-percent and the cumulative percent positive rose to 2.03-percent. The total active cases went from 2,978 to 1,305. The number of recovered cases is now 2,806.

(Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (19/0), Berkeley (514/19), Boone (34/0), Braxton (5/0), Brooke (25/1), Cabell (192/7), Calhoun (4/0), Clay (12/0),Fayette (79/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (19/1), Greenbrier (71/0), Hampshire (42/0), Hancock (39/3), Hardy (46/1), Harrison (120/0), Jackson (148/0), Jefferson (251/5), Kanawha (400/12), Lewis (22/1), Lincoln (9/0), Logan (40/0), Marion (106/3), Marshall (64/1), Mason (24/0), McDowell (9/0), Mercer (62/0), Mineral (65/2), Mingo (30/2), Monongalia (522/14), Monroe (14/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (20/1), Ohio (143/0), Pendleton (15/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (36/1), Preston (81/19), Putnam (86/1), Raleigh (75/3), Randolph (186/2), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (12/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (23/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (10/0), Upshur (24/2), Wayne (123/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (34/0), Wirt (6/0), Wood (176/9), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Pleasants and Putnam counties in this report.


CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS) — 5 p.m Saturday, July 11, 2020: The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reported 72 cases in the Saturday evenings report. One new case is reported in Raleigh County.

The death toll rose to 96. The latest victim is an 68-year-old woman from Ohio County.

The total cases in West Virginia is now 4,146 with 204,914 laboratory tests returned. The daily percent positive was 4.12-percent and the cumulative percent positive rose to 2.02-percent. The total active cases also rose to 2,978 across the Mountain state.

The total recovered from the virus is now 1,252.

(Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (19/0), Berkeley (512/19), Boone (33/0), Braxton (5/0), Brooke (23/1), Cabell (192/6), Calhoun (4/0), Clay (12/0), Fayette (79/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (18/1), Greenbrier (71/0), Hampshire (42/0), Hancock (38/3), Hardy (45/1), Harrison (115/0), Jackson (148/0), Jefferson (248/5), Kanawha (398/12), Lewis (21/1), Lincoln (9/0), Logan (36/0), Marion (105/3), Marshall (62/1), Mason (24/0), McDowell (8/0), Mercer (62/0), Mineral (63/2), Mingo (28/2), Monongalia (510/14), Monroe (14/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (20/1), Ohio (140/0), Pendleton (15/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (36/1), Preston (77/16), Putnam (85/1), Raleigh (73/3), Randolph (185/2), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (12/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (22/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (10/0), Upshur (24/1), Wayne (123/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (34/0), Wirt (6/0), Wood (175/9), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Pleasants and Putnam counties in this report.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more detailed information.


CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS) — 10 a.m Saturday, July 11, 2020: The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reported 91 cases in the Saturday mornings report. Four new cases in Raleigh, two new cases in Greenbrier, one new case in McDowell Counties.

The total cases in West Virginia is now 4,074 with 203,712 laboratory tests returned. The daily percent positive was 4.23-percent and the cumulative percent positive rose to 2.00-percent. The total active cases also rose to 1,216 across the Mountain state.

The death toll remains at 95. The total recovered from the virus is now 2,763.

(Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (19/0), Berkeley (505/19), Boone (33/0), Braxton (4/0), Brooke (25/1), Cabell (188/6), Calhoun (4/0), Clay (12/0), Fayette (79/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (18/1), Greenbrier (71/0), Hampshire (42/0), Hancock (35/3), Hardy (45/1), Harrison (111/0), Jackson (148/0), Jefferson (249/5), Kanawha (388/12), Lewis (19/1), Lincoln (9/0), Logan (36/0), Marion (99/3), Marshall (62/1), Mason (24/0), McDowell (9/0), Mercer (62/0), Mineral (63/2), Mingo (28/2), Monongalia (478/14), Monroe (14/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (20/1), Ohio (140/0), Pendleton (15/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (36/1), Preston (79/16), Putnam (81/1), Raleigh (72/3), Randolph (185/2), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (12/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (22/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (10/0), Upshur (22/1), Wayne (121/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (34/0), Wirt (6/0), Wood (175/9), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Pleasants and Putnam counties in this report.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more detailed information.


CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS) — 5 p.m. Saturday, July 10, 2020: It is now five days in a row where new COVID-19 cases are more than 100. The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reported 101 additional cases in the Friday evening report. There was one new case each in McDowell and Mercer Counties.

The total cases in West Virginia is now 3,983 with 201,093 laboratory tests returned. The daily percent positive on Friday was 4.24-percent and the cumulative percent positive is now 1.98-percent. The total active cases in the state is 1,132.

The good news is 43 people recovered and there are no new deaths. The total recovered from the virus is now 2,756 at a rate of 69.1-percent.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (18/0), Berkeley (504/19), Boone (31/0), Braxton (4/0), Brooke (24/1), Cabell (188/6), Calhoun (4/0), Clay (11/0), Fayette (79/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (18/1), Greenbrier (69/0), Hampshire (42/0), Hancock (35/3), Hardy (45/1), Harrison (109/0), Jackson (148/0), Jefferson (248/5), Kanawha (381/12), Lewis (19/1), Lincoln (10/0), Logan (35/0), Marion (95/3), Marshall (57/1), Mason (23/0), McDowell (8/0), Mercer (62/0), Mineral (62/2), Mingo (27/2), Monongalia (454/14), Monroe (14/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (15/1), Ohio (138/0), Pendleton (15/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (36/1), Preston (79/16), Putnam (78/1), Raleigh (68/3), Randolph (184/2), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (12/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (22/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (9/0), Upshur (22/1), Wayne (121/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (30/0), Wirt (6/0), Wood (159/9), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Pleasants and Putnam counties in this report.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more detailed information.


10 a.m. Friday, July 10, 2020: Thursday saw the fourth straight day of more than 100 new COVID-19 cases in West Virginia. The Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reported 56 new cases of the illness on Friday morning. The daily percent positive is 3.86-percent with a cumulative percent positive is 1.95-percent.

The total number of cases reported in WV throughout the pandemic is 3,882 with 199,383 laboratory tests returned. Of those 1,074 cases are active. The number of reported recoveries in WV is 2,713.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (18/0), Berkeley (502/18), Boone (30/0), Braxton (4/0), Brooke (18/1), Cabell (184/6), Calhoun (4/0), Clay (11/0), Fayette (79/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (17/1), Greenbrier (69/0), Hampshire (42/0), Hancock (32/3), Hardy (45/1), Harrison (108/0), Jackson (148/0), Jefferson (247/5), Kanawha (377/12), Lewis (19/1), Lincoln (10/0), Logan (33/0), Marion (95/3), Marshall (54/1), Mason (23/0), McDowell (7/0), Mercer (61/0), Mineral (60/2), Mingo (25/2), Monongalia (416/14), Monroe (14/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (15/1), Ohio (125/0), Pendleton (13/1), Pleasants (5/1), Pocahontas (36/1), Preston (78/16), Putnam (80/1), Raleigh (68/3), Randolph (175/2), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (12/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (20/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (9/0), Upshur (22/1), Wayne (121/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (28/0), Wirt (6/0), Wood (157/9), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Jackson and McDowell counties in this report.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more detailed information.


5 p.m. Thursday, July 9, 2020: The surge of COVID-19 cases in West Virginia continued on Thursday. Health officers with the Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) announced 75 new cases on Thursday afternoon. There is one new case in each of Fayette, Greenbrier, McDowell and Raleigh Counties.

There are now 3,826 cases in the Mountain State with 197,081 tests returned for a cumulative positive percent of 1.94. That is up from 1.91-percent on Thursday morning. The daily percent positive is 4.42-percent. The DHHR is reporting 1,013 active cases.

The good news is there are no new fatalities and 62 people did recover from the illness. The total recoveries is now 2,656.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (17/0), Berkeley (499/18), Boone (29/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (18/1), Cabell (180/6), Calhoun (4/0), Clay (11/0), Fayette (79/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (68/0), Hampshire (42/0), Hancock (32/3), Hardy (45/1), Harrison (104/0), Jackson (149/0), Jefferson (247/5), Kanawha (372/12), Lewis (19/1), Lincoln (10/0), Logan (31/0), Marion (93/3), Marshall (54/1), Mason (23/0), McDowell (8/0), Mercer (61/0), Mineral (60/2), Mingo (25/2), Monongalia (405/14), Monroe (14/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (15/1), Ohio (122/0), Pendleton (13/1), Pleasants (5/1), Pocahontas (36/1), Preston (78/16), Putnam (77/1), Raleigh (66/2), Randolph (174/2), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (12/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (19/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (7/0), Upshur (22/1), Wayne (120/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (26/0), Wirt (5/0), Wood (154/8), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Mineral, Monroe, and Nicholas counties in this report.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more detailed information.


10 a.m. Thursday, July 9, 2020: An increase of 44 cases in West Virginia brings total active cases in the state to 1,000. The Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reports the daily percent positive on Thursday morning is 4.40-percent. That is down two percent from Wednesday. The cumulative percent positive remains at 1.91-percent.

The total cases reported in the state throughout the pandemic is 3,751 with 195,955 laboratory tests returned. On Thursday, the DHHR reported two new cases in each of Mercer and Monroe Counties and one new case each in McDowell and Raleigh Counties.

There were eight recoveries reported in the state on Thursday morning. That brings the total recoveries to 2,656.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (17/0), Berkeley (490/18), Boone (27/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (16/1), Cabell (179/6), Calhoun (4/0), Clay (11/0), Fayette (78/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (67/0), Hampshire (42/0), Hancock (32/3), Hardy (45/1), Harrison (97/0), Jackson (148/0), Jefferson (244/5), Kanawha (364/10), Lewis (19/1), Lincoln (10/0), Logan (31/0), Marion (92/3), Marshall (52/1), Mason (23/0), McDowell (7/0), Mercer (61/0), Mineral (61/2), Mingo (24/2), Monongalia (388/14), Monroe (16/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (16/1), Ohio (117/0), Pendleton (13/1), Pleasants (5/1), Pocahontas (36/1), Preston (76/16), Putnam (74/1), Raleigh (65/1), Randolph (171/2), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (18/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (7/0), Upshur (21/1), Wayne (120/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (26/0), Wirt (5/0), Wood (152/8), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Kanawha County in this report.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more detailed information.


5 p.m. Wednesday, July 8, 2020: Numbers of COVID-19 cases in West Virginia are still on the rise. The cumulative positive percentage is now 1.91-percent. An additional 97 cases were reported by the Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) at 5 p.m. on Wednesday.

The total positive cases of the illness is now 3,707 with 198,810 laboratory tests returned. The daily rate on Wednesday evening was 6.14-percent with 964 active cases. There are two new cases reported in Fayette County and one each in Mercer and Raleigh Counties.

There were 35 people who recovered from the virus. The total number of recoveries in the state is 2,648.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (17/0), Berkeley (490/18), Boone (27/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (14/1), Cabell (178/6), Calhoun (4/0), Clay (11/0), Fayette (78/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (67/0), Hampshire (42/0), Hancock (31/3), Hardy (45/1), Harrison (91/0), Jackson (148/0), Jefferson (244/5), Kanawha (366/10), Lewis (19/1), Lincoln (10/0), Logan (30/0), Marion (92/3), Marshall (48/1), Mason (21/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (59/0), Mineral (59/2), Mingo (24/2), Monongalia (381/14), Monroe (14/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (14/1), Ohio (113/0), Pendleton (13/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (36/1), Preston (75/16), Putnam (74/1), Raleigh (64/1), Randolph (170/2), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (18/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (7/0), Upshur (21/1), Wayne (119/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (25/0), Wirt (5/0), Wood (149/8), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case Boone, Jefferson, Morgan, and Wyoming counties in this report.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more detailed information.


10 a.m. Wednesday, July 8, 2020: Trends continue to show increasing COVID-19 cases across West Virginia. The Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) Wednesday morning report showed 110 new cases since their previous release at 5 p.m. on Tuesday. The total number of cases in WV is now 3,615 with 192,849 tests returned.

The DHHR reports the daily percent positive is 5.08-percent. That has also increased the cumulative percent positive to 1.87-percent with 907 active cases. There is one new case in each of Fayette, Mercer and Wyoming Counties.

There were 13 recoveries reported by the DHHR. The total recoveries is now 2,613.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (17/0), Berkeley (483/18), Boone (28/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (14/1), Cabell (167/6), Calhoun (4/0), Clay (11/0), Fayette (76/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (67/0), Hampshire (42/0), Hancock (30/3), Hardy (44/1), Harrison (85/0), Jackson (146/0), Jefferson (245/5), Kanawha (354/10), Lewis (19/1), Lincoln (9/0), Logan (30/0), Marion (91/3), Marshall (46/1), Mason (21/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (58/0), Mineral (58/2), Mingo (20/2), Monongalia (354/14), Monroe (14/1), Morgan (20/1), Nicholas (14/1), Ohio (112/1), Pendleton (13/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (36/1), Preston (74/16), Putnam (71/1), Raleigh (63/1), Randolph (169/2), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (18/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (6/0), Upshur (21/1), Wayne (119/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (25/0), Wirt (5/0), Wood (139/8), Wyoming (8/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Raleigh County in this report.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.


5 p.m. Tuesday, July 7, 2020: The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) announced 75 people recovered from COVID-19 as of their Tuesday evening report. The total recoveries is now 2,600. Active cases dropped by 21 to 810.

The number of new cases rose by 44 to 3,505. With 190,367 laboratory tests returned, the daily percent positive on Tuesday evening dropped from more than 4-percent to 3.80-percent. Even so, the cumulative positive percentage continued to rise and is now 1.84-percent.

There are a number of new cases in the southeastern WV counties. Those include three in Fayette, one in Greenbrier, two in Pocahontas and two in Raleigh.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (17/0), Berkeley (482/18), Boone (28/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (14/1), Cabell (166/6), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (11/0), Fayette (75/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (67/0), Hampshire (42/0), Hancock (29/3), Hardy (44/1), Harrison (84/0), Jackson (145/0), Jefferson (244/5), Kanawha (350/10), Lewis (19/1), Lincoln (9/0), Logan (28/0), Marion (87/3), Marshall (44/1), Mason (21/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (57/0), Mineral (56/2), Mingo (20/2), Monongalia (295/14), Monroe (14/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (14/1), Ohio (109/1), Pendleton (13/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (36/1), Preston (73/16), Putnam (69/1), Raleigh (64/1), Randolph (169/2), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (17/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (5/0), Upshur (21/1), Wayne (119/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (18/0), Wirt (5/0), Wood (128/8), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Boone, Mingo, and Monroe counties in this report.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.


10 a.m. Tuesday, July 7, 2020: Another 19 cases of COVID-19 are reported by the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) on Tuesday morning. Of those, four were reported in Pocahontas County.

The total positive cases is now 3,461 with 189,740 laboratory tests returned. The daily percent positive in WV on Tuesday morning is up to 4.35-percent. The cumulative percent positive is also rising. It is 1.82-percent.

The number of active cases in WV is 831. There are 17 recoveries with a total of 2,535.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (17/0), Berkeley (475/18), Boone (29/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (14/1), Cabell (162/6), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (11/0), Fayette (72/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (66/0), Hampshire (42/0), Hancock (29/3), Hardy (44/1), Harrison (79/0), Jackson (145/0), Jefferson (240/5), Kanawha (345/10), Lewis (19/1), Lincoln (9/0), Logan (27/0), Marion (86/3), Marshall (43/1), Mason (21/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (57/0), Mineral (56/2), Mingo (20/3), Monongalia (287/14), Monroe (15/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (14/1), Ohio (109/1), Pendleton (13/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (34/1), Preston (73/16), Putnam (69/1), Raleigh (62/1), Randolph (169/2), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (16/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (5/0), Upshur (20/1), Wayne (119/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (18/0), Wirt (5/0), Wood (127/8), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.


5 p.m. Monday, July 6, 2020: The cases of COVID-19 continue to rise across the Mountain State. The Department of Health and Human Resources reported 86 new cases on Monday, July 6, 2020.

Two new cases were reported in Fayette and Greenbrier Counties, seven cases were reported in Mercer County, and one new case was reported in Raleigh County.

The total of positive cases now stands at 3,442 positive cases. There are 829 active cases, while 2,518 recovered. The death toll still stands at 95. The cumulative positive percent is 1.82-percent, while the daily positive percent is 4.02- percent.

(Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (17/0), Berkeley (474/18), Boone (24/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (14/1), Cabell (161/6), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (11/0), Fayette (72/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (66/0), Hampshire (42/0), Hancock (29/3), Hardy (44/1), Harrison (79/0), Jackson (145/0), Jefferson (240/5), Kanawha (346/9), Lewis (19/1), Lincoln (9/0), Logan (26/0), Marion (85/3), Marshall (43/1), Mason (21/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (57/0), Mineral (56/2), Mingo (20/3), Monongalia (285/14), Monroe (15/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (14/1), Ohio (109/1), Pendleton (13/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (30/1), Preston (73/16), Putnam (68/1), Raleigh (62/1), Randolph (169/2), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (16/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (5/0), Upshur (20/1), Wayne (119/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (18/0), Wirt (5/0), Wood (124/8), Wyoming (7/0).


CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS)– 10 a.m. Monday, July 6, 2020: Following the biggest two-day jump of confirmed coronavirus cases, the Department of Health and Human Resources reported 21 new cases.

One new case was reported in Fayette and Monroe Counties.

The total of positive cases now stands at 3,356 positive cases. There are 826 active cases, while 2,435 recovered. The death toll still stands at 95. The cumulative positive percent remains at 1.79%, while the daily positive percent is 3.76 percent.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (16/0), Berkeley (464/18), Boone (23/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (9/1), Cabell (150/6), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (11/0), Fayette (70/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (64/0), Hampshire (42/0), Hancock (25/3), Hardy (44/1), Harrison (76/0), Jackson (145/0), Jefferson (239/5), Kanawha (341/9), Lewis (19/1), Lincoln (8/0), Logan (26/0), Marion (80/3), Marshall (43/1), Mason (21/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (50/0), Mineral (56/2), Mingo (20/3), Monongalia (267/14), Monroe (16/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (15/1), Ohio (109/1), Pendleton (13/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (30/1), Preston (72/16), Putnam (67/1), Raleigh (61/1), Randolph (169/2), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (16/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (5/0), Upshur (20/1), Wayne (116/1), Wetzel (16/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (122/8), Wyoming (7/0).

The Virginia Department of Health also confirmed another positive case of COVID-19 in Tazewell County, bringing its total to 17.


CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS)– 5 p.m. Sunday, July 5, 2020: 73 new cases of COVID-19 were reported by the West Virginia Department of Health and Human resources in the Mountain State Sunday evening.

This is one of the highest jumps in cases the state has seen so far.

In our viewing area, one new case was reported in Fayette and Raleigh Counties.

The total number of positive cases in the state reached 3,262 Sunday morning, with 95 deaths. The cumulative positive rate rose a little to 1.79- percent, with the daily positive at 3.58- percent.

As of Sunday evening there are 806 active cases and 2,434 have recovered from the virus.

 (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (16/0), Berkeley (464/18), Boone (23/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (9/1), Cabell (150/5), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (11/0), Fayette (69/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (64/0), Hampshire (42/0), Hancock (25/3), Hardy (44/1), Harrison (76/0), Jackson (144/0), Jefferson (238/5), Kanawha (341/9), Lewis (19/1), Lincoln (8/0), Logan (26/0), Marion (79/3), Marshall (43/1), Mason (22/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (50/0), Mineral (56/2), Mingo (20/3), Monongalia (256/14), Monroe (15/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (14/1), Ohio (109/1), Pendleton (13/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (30/1), Preston (72/16), Putnam (65/1), Raleigh (61/1), Randolph (169/2), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (16/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (5/0), Upshur (20/1), Wayne (116/1), Wetzel (16/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (120/8), Wyoming (7/0).


CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS)– 10 a.m. Sunday, July 5, 2020: 57 new cases of COVID-19 were reported by the West Virginia Department of Health and Human resources in the Mountain State Sunday morning.

In our viewing area, one new case was reported in Fayette County, one in Greenbrier, two in Merecer, one in Monroe, and five in Raleigh.

The total number of positive cases in the state reached 3,262 Sunday morning, with 94 deaths. The cumulative positive rate rose a little to 1.77- percent, with the daily positive at 3.14- percent.

As of Sunday morning there are 747 active cases and 2,421 have recovered from the virus.

ASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (15/0), Berkeley (462/18), Boone (23/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (10/1), Cabell (152/6), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (68/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (64/0), Hampshire (42/0), Hancock (25/3), Hardy (44/1), Harrison (71/0), Jackson (144/0), Jefferson (237/5), Kanawha (334/9), Lewis (19/1), Lincoln (8/0), Logan (26/0), Marion (68/3), Marshall (41/1), Mason (21/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (50/0), Mineral (56/2), Mingo (20/3), Monongalia (226/14), Monroe (15/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (13/1), Ohio (107/1), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (30/1), Preston (70/16), Putnam (63/1), Raleigh (60/1), Randolph (169/2), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (16/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (5/0), Upshur (20/1), Wayne (116/1), Wetzel (14/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (116/8), Wyoming (7/0).


CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS) — 5 p.m. Saturday, July 4, 2020: 64 new cases of COVID-19 were reported by the West Virginia Department of Health and Human resources in the Mountain State since Saturday morning.

In our viewing area, three new cases were reported in Greenbrier County, two in Mercer, one in Monroe, and one in Pocahontas.

The total positive number of cases reached 3,205 on Saturday evening, with 94 deaths. The cumulative positive rate remains at 1.75 -percent.

Active cases rose by 48 this morning and now sits at 693.

As of 5 p.m. 2,416 people have recovered from the virus.

(Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (15/0), Berkeley (460/18), Boone (23/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (9/1), Cabell (147/6), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (67/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (63/0), Hampshire (42/0), Hancock (23/3), Hardy (44/1), Harrison (70/0), Jackson (143/0), Jefferson (236/5), Kanawha (327/9), Lewis (19/1), Lincoln (8/0), Logan (26/0), Marion (67/3), Marshall (41/1), Mason (20/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (48/0), Mineral (55/2), Mingo (20/3), Monongalia (216/14), Monroe (14/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (13/1), Ohio (104/1), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (30/1), Preston (70/16), Putnam (63/1), Raleigh (55/1), Randolph (167/2), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (17/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (4/0), Upshur (20/1), Wayne (114/1), Wetzel (12/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (111/8), Wyoming (7/0).


CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS) — 10:00 a.m. Saturday, July 4, 2020: Fifteen new cases of COVID-19 were reported by the West Virginia Department of Health and Human resources in the Mountain State since Friday evening.

In our viewing area, one new case was reported in both Mercer and Pocahontas Counties. The total positive cases reached 3,141 on Saturday, with now 94 deaths.

The latest victim was an 89 year-old woman from Greenbrier County, also confirmed by the Greenbrier County Health Department Friday evening.

The cumulative positive rate remains at 1.73 -percent with 645 active cases in the Mountain State.

The good news is, 2,402 people have recovered from the virus as of Saturday morning.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (15/0), Berkeley (452/18), Boone (23/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (8/1), Cabell (144/6), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (67/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (60/0), Hampshire (42/0), Hancock (22/3), Hardy (44/1), Harrison (69/0), Jackson (143/0), Jefferson (234/5), Kanawha (326/9), Lewis (19/1), Lincoln (8/0), Logan (26/0), Marion (64/3), Marshall (41/1), Mason (19/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (46/0), Mineral (55/2), Mingo (19/3), Monongalia (194/14), Monroe (13/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (12/1), Ohio (102/1), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (29/1), Preston (69/16), Putnam (61/1), Raleigh (55/1), Randolph (166/1), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (16/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (4/0), Upshur (20/1), Wayne (114/1), Wetzel (12/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (107/8), Wyoming (7/0).


10:50 p.m. Friday, July 3, 2020: A second COVID-19-related death was reported in Greenbier County.

According to the Greenbrier County Health Department, an 89-year-old woman passed away. She was being treated for COVID-19 in the hospital due to complications with the virus.


CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS) — 5 p.m. Friday, July 3, 2020: 10:50 p.m. Friday, July 3, 2020:

There is one new case in Raleigh County. The cumulative positive rate is 1.73-percent. The number of people who recovered from the virus went up by 16 to 2,396. There are 637 active cases in the Mountain State.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (15/0), Berkeley (450/18), Boone (23/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (8/1), Cabell (143/6), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (67/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (60/0), Hampshire (42/0), Hancock (23/3), Hardy (44/1), Harrison (69/0), Jackson (143/0), Jefferson (233/5), Kanawha (324/9), Lewis (19/1), Lincoln (8/0), Logan (26/0), Marion (63/3), Marshall (41/1), Mason (19/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (45/0), Mineral (55/2), Mingo (19/3), Monongalia (193/14), Monroe (13/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (12/1), Ohio (102/1), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (28/1), Preston (68/16), Putnam (60/1), Raleigh (55/1), Randolph (166/1), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (16/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (4/0), Upshur (20/1), Wayne (114/1), Wetzel (12/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (103/8), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Mercer County in this report.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.


10 a.m. Friday, July 3, 2020: The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reports 24 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday morning. Among those are one new case each of Mercer, Pocahontas and Raleigh Counties.

The total positive cases is 3,077 with 179,995 laboratory tests returned. The cumulative percent positive if 1.71-percent with a daily percent positive of 2.90-percent. Gov. Justice announced on Thuraday masks are not mandatory going into the holiday weekend, but that could change on Monday, July 6.

There were five recoveries reported on Friday morning. The total recoveries is 2,385 and the current active cases in West Virginia is 599.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (15/0), Berkeley (444/18), Boone (20/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (8/1), Cabell (139/6), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (67/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (60/0), Hampshire (42/0), Hancock (21/3), Hardy (44/1), Harrison (66/0), Jackson (143/0), Jefferson (230/5), Kanawha (323/9), Lewis (19/1), Lincoln (8/0), Logan (26/0), Marion (61/3), Marshall (40/1), Mason (19/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (46/0), Mineral (55/2), Mingo (19/3), Monongalia (181/14), Monroe (13/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (12/1), Ohio (100/1), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (28/1), Preston (68/15), Putnam (59/1), Raleigh (54/1), Randolph (161/1), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (16/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (4/0), Upshur (20/1), Wayne (114/1), Wetzel (10/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (102/8), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Kanawha County in this report.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.


5 p.m. Thursday, July 2, 2020: There are an additional 47 COVID-19 cases reported in West Virginia on Thursday evening. This brings the total positives to 3,053. A new case was reported in each of Fayette, Monroe and Pocahontas Counties.

The Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reports 178,238 tests are returned with a cumulative positive rate of 1.71-percent. The daily percent positive is 1.89-percent.

The good news is 58 people recovered as of 5 p.m. on Thursday evening. The total recoveries is 2,380 with a recovery rate of 77.9-percent. The number of active cases in the Mountain State is 580.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (15/0), Berkeley (443/18), Boone (20/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (8/1), Cabell (136/6), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (67/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (60/0), Hampshire (42/0), Hancock (20/3), Hardy (44/1), Harrison (66/0), Jackson (143/0), Jefferson (229/5), Kanawha (324/9), Lewis (19/1), Lincoln (8/0), Logan (25/0), Marion (60/3), Marshall (40/1), Mason (19/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (45/0), Mineral (55/2), Mingo (19/3), Monongalia (179/14), Monroe (13/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (11/1), Ohio (99/1), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (27/1), Preston (67/15), Putnam (59/1), Raleigh (53/1), Randolph (161/1), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (15/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (4/0), Upshur (20/1), Wayne (114/1), Wetzel (10/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (94/8), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Boone, Greenbrier, and Mingo counties in this report.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.


10 a.m. Thursday, July 2, 2020: There are 27 new cases of COVID-19 in West Virginia on Thursday morning making the total cases 3006. Of those two are in Greenbrier County, one in Mercer County, one in Monroe County, two in Pocahontas County and one in Raleigh County.

There are 177,287 laboratory test returned according to the Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR). The cumulative positive rate is 1.70-percent with a daily percent positive at 10 a.m. of 1.81-percent. The DHHR reported six recoveries for a total of 2,328.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (15/0), Berkeley (441/18), Boone (21/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (8/1), Cabell (128/6), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (66/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (61/0), Hampshire (42/0), Hancock (20/3), Hardy (43/1), Harrison (65/0), Jackson (143/0), Jefferson (228/5), Kanawha (318/9), Lewis (18/1), Lincoln (8/0), Logan (25/0), Marion (58/3), Marshall (40/1), Mason (19/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (45/0), Mineral (55/2), Mingo (20/3), Monongalia (166/14), Monroe (12/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (10/1), Ohio (97/1), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (26/1), Preston (64/15), Putnam (58/1), Raleigh (53/1), Randolph (161/1), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (15/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (4/0), Upshur (20/1), Wayne (111/1), Wetzel (10/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (92/8), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Berkeley County in this report.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.


5 p.m. Wednesday, July 1, 2020: A surge in COVID-19 cases was reported by the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) on Wednesday evening. There were 47 additional positive tests including one in Greenbrier County, four in Mercer County and one in Raleigh County.

The total positive cases in West Virginia is now 2,979 with 175,117 laboratory tests returned. The cumulative positive rate is 1.70-percent and the daily percent positive at 5 p.m. was 1.89 percent.

There was also a dramatic rise in recoveries in Wednesday evening’s report. There are 2,322 recoveries. That is an increase of 38. The recovery rate is 77.9-percent.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (15/0), Berkeley (442/18), Boone (21/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (8/1), Cabell (126/4), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (66/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (59/0), Hampshire (42/0), Hancock (20/3), Hardy (43/1), Harrison (65/0), Jackson (143/0), Jefferson (227/5), Kanawha (319/9), Lewis (18/1), Lincoln (8/0), Logan (24/0), Marion (58/3), Marshall (40/1), Mason (19/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (44/0), Mineral (55/2), Mingo (20/3), Monongalia (166/14), Monroe (11/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (10/1), Ohio (95/1), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (24/1), Preston (64/15), Putnam (57/1), Raleigh (52/1), Randolph (161/1), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (15/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (4/0), Upshur (20/1), Wayne (111/1), Wetzel (10/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (79/8), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Boone and Webster counties in this report.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.


10 a.m. Wednesday, July 1, 2020: Another 27 COVID-19 cases are reported by the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) on Wednesday morning. There is one new case in Mercer County. Total cases stand at 2,932 with 173,251 tests returned.

The cumulative positive rate remains at 1.69-percent. The daily positive rate at 10 a.m. is 0.35-percent. There are 12 recoveries reported during the morning update for 2,284.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (15/0), Berkeley (440/18), Boone (22/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (8/1), Cabell (120/4), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (66/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (58/0), Hampshire (42/0), Hancock (20/3), Hardy (43/1), Harrison (61/0), Jackson (143/0), Jefferson (226/5), Kanawha (314/9), Lewis (18/1), Lincoln (8/0), Logan (24/0), Marion (56/3), Marshall (40/1), Mason (18/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (40/0), Mineral (54/2), Mingo (17/3), Monongalia (161/14), Monroe (11/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (9/1), Ohio (95/0), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (24/1), Preston (64/15), Putnam (54/1), Raleigh (51/1), Randolph (157/1), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (15/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (4/0), Upshur (18/1), Wayne (110/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (10/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (78/8), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.


5 p.m. Tuesday, June 30, 2020: New COVID-19 cases are reported in Pocahontas and Mercer Counties on Tuesday evening. The total cases in West Virginia rose by 17 to 2,905 with a total of 171,663 laboratory tests returned.

The cumulative percent positive is 1.69-percent with a daily percent positive of 1.73-percent. Recoveries stand at 2,272 with a rate of 78.2-percent. There are 540 active cases according to the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (15/0), Berkeley (440/18), Boone (21/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (8/1), Cabell (120/4), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (66/0), Gilmer (13/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (58/0), Hampshire (41/0), Hancock (19/3), Hardy (43/1), Harrison (61/0), Jackson (143/0), Jefferson (224/5), Kanawha (307/9), Lewis (18/1), Lincoln (8/0), Logan (22/0), Marion (56/3), Marshall (39/1), Mason (18/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (39/0), Mineral (54/2), Mingo (17/3), Monongalia (157/14), Monroe (11/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (9/1), Ohio (91/0), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (24/1), Preston (63/15), Putnam (54/1), Raleigh (51/1), Randolph (155/1), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (15/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (4/0), Upshur (18/1), Wayne (110/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (10/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (78/8), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Logan, Marshall, Monroe, and Raleigh counties in this report.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.


10 a.m. Tuesday, June 30, 2020: There are an additional 18 positive cases of COVID-19 reported by the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) on Tuesday morning. The current cases is 2,888 with 170,497 laboratory rests returned.

Of the new cases, there is one each in Mercer, Monroe and Raleigh Counties. The cumulative positive rate in the Mountain State is 1.69-percent with a daily rate on Tuesday at 10 am. of 2.51-percent.

There are 2,225 people who have recovered from the illness in West Virginia. Here is the breakdown of cases by county.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (15/0), Berkeley (438/18), Boone (21/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (8/1), Cabell (119/4), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (66/0), Gilmer (12/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (58/0), Hampshire (41/0), Hancock (19/3), Hardy (42/1), Harrison (61/0), Jackson (143/0), Jefferson (219/5), Kanawha (303/9), Lewis (18/0), Lincoln (8/0), Logan (23/0), Marion (54/3), Marshall (41/1), Mason (17/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (38/0), Mineral (54/2), Mingo (16/3), Monongalia (157/14), Monroe (12/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (9/1), Ohio (90/0), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (23/1), Preston (63/15), Putnam (54/1), Raleigh (52/1), Randolph (155/1), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (15/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (4/0), Upshur (18/1), Wayne (110/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (10/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (78/8), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Braxton County in this report.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.


5 p.m. Monday, June 29, 2020: There are 21 additional cases of COVID-19 reported in West Virginia on Monday evening. The total cases is 2,870 with 169,556 tests returned.

One new case each is reported in Mercer and Monroe Counties.

The cumulative percent positive in the Mountain State is 1.69-percent. The daily percent positive on Monday evening is 1.17-percent. There are also 67 new recoveries reported by the Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) for a total of 2,196. The current active cases is 581.

 (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (15/0), Berkeley (436/18), Boone (20/0), Braxton (4/0), Brooke (8/1), Cabell (118/4), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (66/0), Gilmer (12/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (58/0), Hampshire (41/0), Hancock (19/3), Hardy (42/1), Harrison (60/0), Jackson (143/0), Jefferson (219/5), Kanawha (300/9), Lewis (17/0), Lincoln (8/0), Logan (23/0), Marion (53/2), Marshall (41/1), Mason (17/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (37/0), Mineral (54/2), Mingo (15/3), Monongalia (157/14), Monroe (11/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (9/1), Ohio (89/0), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (23/1), Preston (62/15), Putnam (52/1), Raleigh (51/1), Randolph (155/1), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (15/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (4/0), Upshur (18/1), Wayne (110/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (10/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (78/8), Wyoming (7/0).


CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS) — 10 a.m. Monday, June 29, 2020: There are 17 additional cases of COVID-19 reported in West Virginia on Monday morning. This includes one in Raleigh County. The total cases is 2,849 with 168,082 tests returned.

The cumulative percent positive in the Mountain State is 1.70-percent. The daily percent positive on Monday morning is 0.68-percent. There are also 20 new recoveries reported by the Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) for a total of 2,129. The current active cases is 627.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (15/0), Berkeley (435/18), Boone (20/0), Braxton (4/0), Brooke (8/1), Cabell (115/3), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (67/0), Gilmer (12/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (59/0), Hampshire (41/0), Hancock (19/3), Hardy (42/1), Harrison (60/0), Jackson (143/0), Jefferson (219/5), Kanawha (296/9), Lewis (17/0), Lincoln (8/0), Logan (23/0), Marion (54/2), Marshall (41/1), Mason (17/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (36/0), Mineral (54/2), Mingo (14/3), Monongalia (153/14), Monroe (10/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (8/0), Ohio (89/0), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (23/1), Preston (61/15), Putnam (51/1), Raleigh (51/1), Randolph (154/1), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (15/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (4/0), Upshur (18/1), Wayne (110/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (10/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (75/8), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.


5 p.m. Sunday, June 28, 2020: The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reported 15 new cases of COVID-19 in the Mountain State since Sunday morning, bringing the state’s total to 2,832 positive cases with 93 deaths.

One new case was reported in Fayette County and three new cases were reported in Raleigh County.

The cumulative percent positive rate is at 1.69-percent Sunday evening. The daily percent positive rose slightly to 1.18-percent.

There are currently 630 active COVID-19 cases in West Virginia while 2,109 people recovered from the virus.

(Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (15/0), Berkeley (432/18), Boone (20/0), Braxton (4/0), Brooke (8/1), Cabell (115/3), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (67/0), Gilmer (12/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (59/0), Hampshire (41/0), Hancock (19/3), Hardy (42/1), Harrison (60/1), Jackson (142/0), Jefferson (219/5), Kanawha (292/9), Lewis (17/0), Lincoln (7/0), Logan (23/0), Marion (54/2), Marshall (41/1), Mason (16/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (36/0), Mineral (53/2), Mingo (14/3), Monongalia (153/14), Monroe (10/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (8/0), Ohio (87/0), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (23/1), Preston (60/15), Putnam (51/1), Raleigh (50/1), Randolph (154/1), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (15/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (4/0), Upshur (15/1), Wayne (110/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (10/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (75/8), Wyoming (7/0).

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.


CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS)- 10 a.m. Sunday, June 28, 2020: The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reported 35 new cases of COVID-19 in the Mountain State Sunday morning, bringing the state’s total to 2,817 positive cases with 93 deaths.

Two new case were reported in Fayette County, one new case was reported in Greenbrier, Raleigh and Summers counties. And three new cases were reported in Mercer County.

The cumulative percent positive rate is at 1.69-percent Sunday morning. The daily percent positive rose slightly to 2.36-percent. There are currently 662 active COVID-19 cases in West Virginia with 2,062 people recovered from the virus.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (15/0), Berkeley (432/18), Boone (20/0), Braxton (4/0), Brooke (8/1), Cabell (114/3), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (66/0), Gilmer (12/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (59/0), Hampshire (41/0), Hancock (19/3), Hardy (42/1), Harrison (60/1), Jackson (142/0), Jefferson (217/5), Kanawha (290/9), Lewis (17/0), Lincoln (6/0), Logan (23/0), Marion (54/2), Marshall (42/1), Mason (16/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (36/0), Mineral (53/2), Mingo (14/3), Monongalia (153/14), Monroe (10/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (8/0), Ohio (86/0), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (23/1), Preston (60/14), Putnam (51/1), Raleigh (47/1), Randolph (154/1), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (2/0), Taylor (15/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (4/0), Upshur (15/1), Wayne (110/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (10/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (74/5), Wyoming (7/0).

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.


CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS)- 5 p.m. Saturday, June 27, 2020: The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources reported 21 new cases of COVID-19 in the Mountain State since Saturday morning’s report, bringing the state’s total to 2,782 positive cases and 93 deaths.

The cumulative percent positive rate remained at 1.68-percent Saturday evening. The daily percent positive is 2.30-percent.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (15/0), Berkeley (431/18), Boone (20/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (8/1), Cabell (113/3), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (64/0), Gilmer (12/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (58/0), Hampshire (40/0), Hancock (19/3), Hardy (42/1), Harrison (59/1), Jackson (142/0), Jefferson (217/5), Kanawha (284/8), Lewis (16/0), Lincoln (5/0), Logan (22/0), Marion (54/2), Marshall (42/1), Mason (16/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (33/0), Mineral (53/2), Mingo (14/3), Monongalia (152/14), Monroe (10/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (8/0), Ohio (84/0), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (23/1), Preston (60/14), Putnam (50/1), Raleigh (46/1), Randolph (154/1), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (1/0), Taylor (15/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (4/0), Upshur (13/1), Wayne (109/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (10/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (69/5), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.


CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS) – 10 a.m. Saturday, June 27, 2020: The Department of Health and Human Resources reported 31 new cases of COVID-19 since Friday evening. One new case was reported in Greenbrier County, two new cases were reported in Fayette and Mercer counties, and one new case was reported in Monroe County,

A new COVID-19 related death was also reported. The latest victim was an 82 year-old man from Greenbrier County.

There have been 164,593 confirmed laboratory results received, with 2,761 positive cases. The cumulative positive percent rate was 1.68% Saturday morning.

More than 2,000 people have recovered from the virus.

Here is the breakdown of cases by county:

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (15/0), Berkeley (429/18), Boone (20/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (8/1), Cabell (109/3), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (64/0), Gilmer (12/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (58/0), Hampshire (40/0), Hancock (19/2), Hardy (42/1), Harrison (57/1), Jackson (142/0), Jefferson (215/5), Kanawha (282/8), Lewis (16/0), Lincoln (5/0), Logan (22/0), Marion (53/2), Marshall (42/1), Mason (16/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (33/0), Mineral (53/2), Mingo (13/3), Monongalia (150/14), Monroe (10/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (8/0), Ohio (84/0), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (23/1), Preston (60/14), Putnam (50/1), Raleigh (46/1), Randolph (154/1), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (1/0), Taylor (13/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (4/0), Upshur (13/1), Wayne (109/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (10/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (67/5), Wyoming (7/0).


5 p.m. Friday, June 26, 2020: The Department of Health and Human Resources reported 18 new cases of COVID-19. One new case was reported in Mercer County, and two new cases were reported in Raleigh County.

There have been 162,663 total confirmatory laboratory results received for COVID-19, with 2,730 total cases and 92 deaths. The cumulative positive percent rate is 1.68 percent. More than 2,000 people recovered from the virus.

Here is the breakdown of cases by county:

(Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (15/0), Berkeley (428/18), Boone (20/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (8/1), Cabell (107/3), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (62/0), Gilmer (12/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (57/0), Hampshire (40/0), Hancock (19/2), Hardy (41/1), Harrison (55/1), Jackson (142/0), Jefferson (214/5), Kanawha (280/8), Lewis (15/0), Lincoln (5/0), Logan (22/0), Marion (53/2), Marshall (40/1), Mason (16/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (31/0), Mineral (52/2), Mingo (13/3), Monongalia (150/14), Monroe (9/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (8/0), Ohio (78/0), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (23/1), Preston (59/15), Putnam (50/1), Raleigh (46/1), Randolph (154/1), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (1/0), Taylor (13/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (3/0), Upshur (13/1), Wayne (109/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (10/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (62/5), Wyoming (7/0).


CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS) — 10 a.m. Friday, June 26, 2020: The Department of Health and Human Resources announced 18 new cases of COVID-19. One new case was reported in Greenbrier and Monroe Counties, and two new cases were reported in Raleigh County.

There have been 161,867 total confirmatory laboratory results received for COVID-19, with 2,712 total cases and 92 deaths. Here is the breakdown of cases by county:

(Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (15/0), Berkeley (424/18), Boone (20/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (8/1), Cabell (104/3), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (64/0), Gilmer (11/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (58/0), Hampshire (40/0), Hancock (19/2), Hardy (41/1), Harrison (54/1), Jackson (142/0), Jefferson (214/5), Kanawha (278/8), Lewis (15/0), Lincoln (5/0), Logan (22/0), Marion (53/2), Marshall (39/1), Mason (16/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (30/0), Mineral (52/2), Mingo (13/3), Monongalia (148/14), Monroe (9/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (8/0), Ohio (78/0), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (23/1), Preston (59/13), Putnam (50/1), Raleigh (44/1), Randolph (154/1), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (1/0), Taylor (13/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (3/0), Upshur (13/1), Wayne (109/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (10/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (61/4), Wyoming (7/0).


CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS) — 5 p.m. Thursday, June 25, 2020: Positive COVID-19 cases continue to rise across West Virginia on Thursday evening. The Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) announced 33 new cases of the illness. One new case was reported in Greenbrier and Mercer Counties, and six new cases were reported in Raleigh County.

The total number of cases is 2,694 with 159,962 tests returned. The daily positive percentage in West Virginia is now 2.19-percent with a cumulative positive percentage of 1.68-percent. The current active cases is 700 with 1,902 people recovered. Here is the breakdown of cases by county:

 (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (15/0), Berkeley (423/18), Boone (19/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (8/1), Cabell (102/3), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (64/0), Gilmer (11/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (57/0), Hampshire (40/0), Hancock (18/2), Hardy (41/1), Harrison (55/1), Jackson (142/0), Jefferson (214/5), Kanawha (278/8), Lewis (15/0), Lincoln (5/0), Logan (21/0), Marion (53/2), Marshall (38/1), Mason (16/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (30/0), Mineral (52/2), Mingo (13/3), Monongalia (147/14), Monroe (8/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (8/0), Ohio (78/0), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (23/1), Preston (56/14), Putnam (49/1), Raleigh (42/1), Randolph (154/1), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (1/0), Taylor (13/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (3/0), Upshur (13/1), Wayne (109/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (9/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (58/4), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Brooke County in this report.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.


CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS) — 10 a.m. Thursday, June 25, 2020: Positive COVID-19 cases continue to rise across West Virginia on Thursday morning. The Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) announced 32 new cases of the illness. There are 10 of those in the southeastern counties, including two in Fayette, four in Greenbrier, two in Raleigh and two in Mercer.

The total cases is 2,661 with 158,617 tests returned. The daily positive percentage in West Virginia is now 2.09-percent with a cumulative positive percentage of 1.68-percent. The current active cases is 711 with 1,858 people who have recovered. Here is the breakdown of cases by county:

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (15/0), Berkeley (423/18), Boone (19/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (9/1), Cabell (98/3), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (64/0), Gilmer (11/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (56/0), Hampshire (40/0), Hancock (18/2), Hardy (41/1), Harrison (55/1), Jackson (142/0), Jefferson (212/5), Kanawha (267/8), Lewis (15/0), Lincoln (5/0), Logan (21/0), Marion (52/2), Marshall (38/1), Mason (16/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (29/0), Mineral (52/2), Mingo (12/3), Monongalia (146/14), Monroe (8/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (8/0), Ohio (78/0), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (23/1), Preston (56/11), Putnam (46/1), Raleigh (36/1), Randolph (154/0), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (1/0), Taylor (13/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (3/0), Upshur (14/1), Wayne (109/1), Webster (1/0), Wetzel (9/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (58/4), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Brooke County in this report.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.


5 p.m. Wednesday, June 24, 2020: Cases of COVID-19 continue to rise across West Virginia. According to the Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR), 18 new cases were reported on Wednesday evening. One of those was in Raleigh County.

The total cases in West Virginia stand at 2,629 with 156,960 tests returned. The cumulative positive rate is 1.67-percent with a daily positive rate of 1.72-percent.

The DHHR’s morning update showed 1,855 people recovered. The death toll remains at 92. Here is a breakdown of the counties:

 (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (15/0), Berkeley (422/18), Boone (19/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (10/1), Cabell (97/3), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (62/0), Gilmer (10/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (52/0), Hampshire (40/0), Hancock (18/2), Hardy (41/1), Harrison (52/1), Jackson (142/0), Jefferson (212/5), Kanawha (263/8), Lewis (15/0), Lincoln (5/0), Logan (21/0), Marion (52/2), Marshall (38/1), Mason (16/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (27/0), Mineral (52/2), Mingo (12/3), Monongalia (145/14), Monroe (8/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (8/0), Ohio (76/0), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (23/1), Preston (52/12), Putnam (44/1), Raleigh (34/1), Randolph (154/0), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (1/0), Taylor (13/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (3/0), Upshur (13/1), Wayne (107/1), Wetzel (9/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (57/4), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Marion and Ritchie counties in this report.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.


CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS) — 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 24, 2020: New positive COVID-19 cases in West Virginia rose by 18 according to the Department of Health and Human Resources report on Wednesday morning. Of those, nine are in the southeastern counties, including one in Greenbrier County, three in Fayette County and five in Mercer County.

The total cases in West Virginia stand at 2,611 with 156,438 tests returned. The cumulative positive rate is 1.67-percent with a daily positive rate of 1.93-percent.

There were eight recoveries reported. The DHHR’s morning update showed 1,821 people recovered from the illness with a rate of 69.7-percent. Here is the breakdown of cases by county:

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (15/0), Berkeley (420/18), Boone (19/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (6/1), Cabell (90/3), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (62/0), Gilmer (10/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (52/0), Hampshire (40/0), Hancock (18/2), Hardy (41/1), Harrison (52/1), Jackson (141/0), Jefferson (212/5), Kanawha (262/8), Lewis (15/0), Lincoln (5/0), Logan (21/0), Marion (52/2), Marshall (38/1), Mason (16/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (28/0), Mineral (52/2), Mingo (12/3), Monongalia (146/14), Monroe (8/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (8/0), Ohio (74/0), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (23/1), Preston (52/13), Putnam (44/1), Raleigh (33/1), Randolph (154/0), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (1/0), Taylor (13/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (3/0), Upshur (12/1), Wayne (106/1), Wetzel (9/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (56/4), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Marion and Ritchie counties in this report.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.


5 p.m. Tuesday, June 23, 2020: According to the Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) there are 11 additional cases of COVID-19 reported on Tuesday evening. The total positive cases is 2,593 with 154,881 tests returned. The DHHR reports the cumulative positive rate is 1.67-percent with a daily rate is 1.58-percent.

One new case was reported in Mercer County. So far, 1,813 people have recovered from the virus. The death toll remains at 92.

 (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (15/0), Berkeley (420/18), Boone (19/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (6/1), Cabell (88/3), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (59/0), Gilmer (10/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (51/0), Hampshire (40/0), Hancock (18/2), Hardy (41/1), Harrison (49/1), Jackson (141/0), Jefferson (211/5), Kanawha (262/8), Lewis (15/0), Lincoln (5/0), Logan (21/0), Marion (53/2), Marshall (38/1), Mason (16/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (23/0), Mineral (52/2), Mingo (12/3), Monongalia (146/14), Monroe (8/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (7/0), Ohio (74/0), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (23/1), Preston (52/12), Putnam (43/1), Raleigh (33/1), Randolph (154/0), Ritchie (3/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (1/0), Taylor (13/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (3/0), Upshur (11/1), Wayne (106/1), Wetzel (9/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (55/4), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Kanawha and Roane counties in this report.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.


CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS) — 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 23, 2020: The death toll from COVID-19 in West Virginia rose to 92 on Tuesday morning. According to the Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) the most recent deaths are an 88-year old woman from Lewis County and a 66-year old woman from Clay County.

“We are deeply saddened to announce the passing of two West Virginians,” said Bill J. Crouch, DHHR Cabinet Secretary.

There are 11 new cases of the virus identified in West Virginia. The total positive cases is 2,582 with 154,239 tests returned. The DHHR reports the cumulative positive rate is 1.67-percent with a daily rate is 1.35-percent.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (15/0), Berkeley (415/18), Boone (19/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (6/1), Cabell (87/3), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (59/0), Gilmer (10/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (51/0), Hampshire (40/0), Hancock (18/2), Hardy (41/1), Harrison (49/1), Jackson (141/0), Jefferson (212/5), Kanawha (261/8), Lewis (15/0), Lincoln (5/0), Logan (21/0), Marion (54/2), Marshall (38/1), Mason (16/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (22/0), Mineral (52/2), Mingo (12/3), Monongalia (144/14), Monroe (8/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (7/0), Ohio (73/0), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (23/1), Preston (50/13), Putnam (44/1), Raleigh (33/1), Randolph (154/0), Ritchie (3/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (1/0), Taylor (13/1), Tucker (6/0), Tyler (3/0), Upshur (11/1), Wayne (106/1), Wetzel (9/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (53/4), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Kanawha and Roane counties in this report.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.


5 p.m. Monday, June 22, 2020 UPDATE: The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources reported 19 new cases of COVID-19 in the state on Monday, June 22, 2020. One new case was reported in Fayette County.

The cumulative positive percent stayed the same from Sunday, at 1.68-percent. There are currently 755 active cases in the state, while 1,726 people recovered.

The total number of deaths reached 90 in West Virginia. A 73-year-old man from Mineral County passed away.

Here is the breakdown by county:

 (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (13/0), Berkeley (415/18), Boone (19/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (6/1), Cabell (83/3), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (59/0), Gilmer (10/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (51/0), Hampshire (40/0), Hancock (18/2), Hardy (41/1), Harrison (49/1), Jackson (141/0), Jefferson (211/5), Kanawha (262/8), Lewis (15/0), Lincoln (5/0), Logan (21/0), Marion (53/2), Marshall (38/1), Mason (16/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (22/0), Mineral (51/2), Mingo (12/3), Monongalia (144/14), Monroe (8/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (7/0), Ohio (73/0), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (4/1), Pocahontas (23/1), Preston (50/13), Putnam (44/1), Raleigh (33/1), Randolph (152/0), Ritchie (3/0), Roane (12/0), Summers (1/0), Taylor (13/1), Tucker (5/0), Tyler (3/0), Upshur (11/1), Wayne (105/1), Wetzel (9/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (53/4), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested.


CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS)– 10 a.m. Monday, June 22, 2020 UPDATE: The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources reported 9 new cases of COVID-19 in the state Monday, June 22, 2020. One new case was reported in Greenbrier County, two cases were reported in Raleigh County.

The cumulative positive percent stayed the same from Sunday, at 1.69-percent.

There are currently 782 active cases in the state while 1,681 people have recovered.

Here’s a breakdown by county:

(Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (12/0), Berkeley (414/18), Boone (20/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (5/1), Cabell (81/3), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (58/0), Gilmer (10/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (51/0), Hampshire (40/0), Hancock (19/2), Hardy (41/1), Harrison (49/1), Jackson (141/0), Jefferson (211/5), Kanawha (258/8), Lewis (15/0), Lincoln (5/0), Logan (21/0), Marion (53/2), Marshall (36/1), Mason (15/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (22/0), Mineral (51/2), Mingo (11/3), Monongalia (137/14), Monroe (8/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (7/0), Ohio (72/0), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (3/1), Pocahontas (23/1), Preston (49/13), Putnam (43/1), Raleigh (33/1), Randolph (150/0), Ritchie (3/0), Roane (12/0), Summers (1/0), Taylor (12/1), Tucker (5/0), Tyler (3/0), Upshur (11/1), Wayne (105/1), Wetzel (9/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (52/4), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested.


5 p.m. Sunday June 21, 2020 UPDATE: As of June 21, 2020 at 5 p.m. the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources confirms 10 new positive cases of COVID-19 in the state since Sunday morning.

The Cumulative Percent Positive is 1.69-percent and the daily percent positive 1.84-percent.

There are currently 778 active cases in the state, as 1,676 West Virginians have recovered from the virus.

(Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (12/0), Berkeley (414/18), Boone (20/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (5/1), Cabell (80/3), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (58/0), Gilmer (10/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (50/0), Hampshire (40/0), Hancock (19/2), Hardy (40/1), Harrison (48/1), Jackson (141/0), Jefferson (210/5), Kanawha (258/8), Lewis (15/0), Lincoln (5/0), Logan (21/0), Marion (53/2), Marshall (36/1), Mason (15/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (22/0), Mineral (51/2), Mingo (11/3), Monongalia (137/14), Monroe (8/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (7/0), Ohio (70/0), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (3/1), Pocahontas (23/1), Preston (48/13), Putnam (43/1), Raleigh (31/1), Randolph (150/0), Ritchie (3/0), Roane (12/0), Summers (1/0), Taylor (12/1), Tucker (5/0), Tyler (3/0), Upshur (10/1), Wayne (105/1), Wetzel (9/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (52/4), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested.


10 a.m. Sunday June 21, 2020 UPDATE: As of June 21, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources confirms 33 new positive cases of COVID-19 in the state since Saturday evening, and one new death.

The latest victim was a 74 year-old woman from Berkeley County.

In our viewing area, new cases were reported in Greenbrier, Fayette, Mercer, and Raleigh Counties.

There are currently 770 active cases in the state, as 1,674 West Virginians have recovered from the virus.

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (12/0), Berkeley (414/18), Boone (20/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (5/1), Cabell (80/3), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (58/0), Gilmer (10/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (50/0), Hampshire (40/0), Hancock (19/2), Hardy (40/1), Harrison (48/1), Jackson (141/0), Jefferson (210/5), Kanawha (258/8), Lewis (15/0), Lincoln (5/0), Logan (21/0), Marion (53/2), Marshall (36/1), Mason (15/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (22/0), Mineral (51/2), Mingo (11/3), Monongalia (137/14), Monroe (8/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (7/0), Ohio (70/0), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (3/1), Pocahontas (23/1), Preston (48/13), Putnam (43/1), Raleigh (31/1), Randolph (150/0), Ritchie (3/0), Roane (12/0), Summers (1/0), Taylor (12/1), Tucker (5/0), Tyler (3/0), Upshur (10/1), Wayne (105/1), Wetzel (9/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (52/4), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested.


5 p.m. Saturday, June 20, 2020: Another 14 positive COVID-19 cases are reported from Saturday morning in West Virginia. According to the Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) there are now 2,500 cases in the Mountain State.

One new case was reported in Raleigh County.

The total tests returned as of Saturday morning is 148,611. The cumulative positive rate remains at 1.68-percent with a daily positive rate of 1.78-percent. There are 740 active cases.

There are 1,672 people that have recovered from the illness. That is up from three this morning. Here is the breakdown of cases:

(Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (11/0), Berkeley (411/18), Boone (20/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (5/1), Cabell (78/3), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (57/0), Gilmer (10/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (48/0), Hampshire (40/0), Hancock (19/2), Hardy (40/1), Harrison (48/1), Jackson (141/0), Jefferson (210/5), Kanawha (256/8), Lewis (15/0), Lincoln (5/0), Logan (21/0), Marion (51/2), Marshall (36/1), Mason (15/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (19/0), Mineral (51/2), Mingo (11/3), Monongalia (136/14), Monroe (8/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (7/0), Ohio (70/0), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (3/1), Pocahontas (23/1), Preston (42/6), Putnam (43/1), Raleigh (29/1), Randolph (149/0), Ritchie (3/0), Roane (12/0), Summers (1/0), Taylor (12/1), Tucker (5/0), Tyler (3/0), Upshur (10/1), Wayne (105/1), Wetzel (9/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (52/4), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.


CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS)– 10 a.m. Saturday, June 20, 2020: Another 18 positive COVID-19 cases are reported in West Virginia. Of those, Fayette, Greenbrier, Mercer and Pocahontas Counties all saw an increase in positive cases. According to the Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) there are now 2,486 cases in the Mountain State.

The total test returned as of Saturday morning is 148,313. The cumulative positive rate remains at 1.68-percent with a daily positive rate of 0.81-percent.

There are 1,669 people that have recovered from the illness. Here is the breakdown of cases:

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (11/0), Berkeley (409/18), Boone (20/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (5/1), Cabell (77/3), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (57/0), Gilmer (10/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (48/0), Hampshire (40/0), Hancock (19/2), Hardy (40/1), Harrison (48/1), Jackson (141/0), Jefferson (210/5), Kanawha (255/8), Lewis (15/0), Lincoln (5/0), Logan (21/0), Marion (51/2), Marshall (36/1), Mason (15/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (19/0), Mineral (51/2), Mingo (11/3), Monongalia (135/14), Monroe (8/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (7/0), Ohio (67/1), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (3/1), Pocahontas (23/1), Preston (39/6), Putnam (40/1), Raleigh (28/1), Randolph (148/0), Ritchie (3/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (1/0), Taylor (12/1), Tucker (5/0), Tyler (3/0), Upshur (12/1), Wayne (105/1), Wetzel (9/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (52/4), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.


CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS) — 5 p.m. Friday, June 19, 2020: Another 33 positive COVID-19 cases are reported in West Virginia. Of those, one of them is in Wyoming County. According to the Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) there are now 2,468 cases in the Mountain State.

The total tests returned as of Friday evening is 146,545. The cumulative positive rate is 1.68-percent with a daily positive rate of 2.57-percent.

There are four people who have recovered from the illness since Thursday. The recovery rate has fallen to 67.6 percent. Here is the breakdown of cases:

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (11/0), Berkeley (409/18), Boone (20/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (5/1), Cabell (77/3), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (56/0), Gilmer (10/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (42/0), Hampshire (40/0), Hancock (19/2), Hardy (40/1), Harrison (48/1), Jackson (141/0), Jefferson (210/5), Kanawha (253/8), Lewis (15/0), Lincoln (5/0), Logan (21/0), Marion (51/2), Marshall (36/1), Mason (15/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (16/0), Mineral (51/2), Mingo (11/3), Monongalia (135/14), Monroe (8/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (7/0), Ohio (66/1), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (3/1), Pocahontas (21/1), Preston (37/6), Putnam (40/1), Raleigh (28/1), Randolph (148/0), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (1/0), Taylor (12/1), Tucker (5/0), Tyler (3/0), Upshur (12/1), Wayne (105/1), Wetzel (9/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (52/4), Wyoming (7/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.

Additional report:

As part of Gov. Jim Justice’s initiative to increase testing opportunities for minorities and other vulnerable populations, the Governor’s Office, DHHR, the Herbert Henderson Office of Minority Affairs and the WV National Guard offered free testing in Ohio, Putnam and Summers counties, with support from local health departments.

Today’s testing resulted in 613 individuals tested: 179 in Ohio County; 287 in Putnam County; and 147 in Summers County. Please note these are considered preliminary numbers.

Testing in the same counties will continue tomorrow in these locations.


10 a.m. Friday, June 19, 2020: An increase of 17 COVID-19 cases in West Virginia is reported by the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR). There are two new cases in Raleigh County.

The total positive cases is not 2,435 with 145,932 tests returned. The cumulative positive cases is 1.67-percent. As of the DHHR’s morning report the daily percent positive is 0.30-percent. Here is the breakdown of cases by county:

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (11/0), Berkeley (401/18), Boone (20/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (5/1), Cabell (77/2), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (56/0), Gilmer (10/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (42/0), Hampshire (40/0), Hancock (19/2), Hardy (40/1), Harrison (48/1), Jackson (141/0), Jefferson (209/5), Kanawha (251/8), Lewis (15/0), Lincoln (5/0), Logan (21/0), Marion (51/2), Marshall (36/1), Mason (15/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (16/0), Mineral (50/2), Mingo (9/3), Monongalia (134/14), Monroe (8/1), Morgan (19/1), Nicholas (7/0), Ohio (61/1), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (3/1), Pocahontas (21/1), Preston (32/6), Putnam (39/1), Raleigh (28/1), Randolph (146/0), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (1/0), Taylor (11/1), Tucker (5/0), Tyler (3/0), Upshur (10/1), Wayne (105/1), Wetzel (9/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (52/4), Wyoming (6/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.


5 p.m. Thursday, June 18, 2020: The total cases of COVID-19 in West Virginia rose to 2,418 on Thursday evening. There is one new case in Mercer and Pocahontas Counties.

The total tests returned in West Virginia is 145,347. The cumulative positive rate is 1.68-percent. Here is the breakdown of cases by county:

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (11/0), Berkeley (397/18), Boone (20/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (5/1), Cabell (77/2), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (56/0), Gilmer (10/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (42/0), Hampshire (40/0), Hancock (19/2), Hardy (40/1), Harrison (48/1), Jackson (141/0), Jefferson (208/5), Kanawha (248/9), Lewis (14/0), Lincoln (5/0), Logan (21/0), Marion (51/2), Marshall (36/1), Mason (15/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (16/0), Mineral (50/2), Mingo (9/3), Monongalia (133/14), Monroe (8/1), Morgan (18/1), Nicholas (7/0), Ohio (59/1), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (3/1), Pocahontas (21/1), Preston (30/6), Putnam (39/1), Raleigh (26/1), Randolph (146/0), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (1/0), Taylor (11/1), Tucker (5/0), Tyler (3/0), Upshur (10/1), Wayne (105/1), Wetzel (9/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (52/4), Wyoming (6/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Kanawha County in this report.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.


CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS) — 10 a.m. Thursday, June 18, 2020: The total cases of COVID-19 in West Virginia rose to 2,400 on Thursday morning. Among those are five new cases in Greenbrier County, two in Fayette County and one in Wyoming County.

The total tests returned in West Virginia is 142,849. The cumulative positive rate is 1.68-percent. Here is the breakdown of cases by county:

CASES PER COUNTY (Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (11/0), Berkeley (390/18), Boone (20/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (5/1), Cabell (76/2), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (56/0), Gilmer (10/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (42/0), Hampshire (40/0), Hancock (18/2), Hardy (40/1), Harrison (48/1), Jackson (141/0), Jefferson (208/5), Kanawha (245/7), Lewis (14/0), Lincoln (5/0), Logan (21/0), Marion (51/2), Marshall (37/1), Mason (15/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (15/0), Mineral (50/2), Mingo (9/3), Monongalia (133/14), Monroe (8/1), Morgan (18/1), Nicholas (7/0), Ohio (59/0), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (3/1), Pocahontas (20/1), Preston (26/7), Putnam (39/1), Raleigh (26/1), Randolph (146/0), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (1/0), Taylor (11/1), Tucker (5/0), Tyler (3/0), Upshur (9/1), Wayne (105/1), Wetzel (9/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (53/4), Wyoming (6/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Kanawha County in this report.

Please visit the dashboard at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.


5 p.m. Wednesday, June 17, 2020: The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) confirmed 18 new cases of COVID-19 in the Mountain State.

The death toll remains at 88, with a cumulative positive rate at 1.68-percent. The Daily Percent Positive is now 0.82-percent. So far, 1,654 people recovered from the virus.

One new case was reported in Mercer and Raleigh Counties.

(Case confirmed by lab test/Probable case): Barbour (11/0), Berkeley (389/18), Boone (20/0), Braxton (3/0), Brooke (5/1), Cabell (75/2), Calhoun (2/0), Clay (10/0), Fayette (54/0), Gilmer (10/0), Grant (15/1), Greenbrier (37/0), Hampshire (40/0), Hancock (18/2), Hardy (40/1), Harrison (48/1), Jackson (141/0), Jefferson (208/5), Kanawha (246/7), Lewis (8/0), Lincoln (5/0), Logan (21/0), Marion (51/2), Marshall (37/1), Mason (15/0), McDowell (6/0), Mercer (15/0), Mineral (50/2), Mingo (9/3), Monongalia (133/14), Monroe (8/1), Morgan (18/1), Nicholas (7/0), Ohio (58/0), Pendleton (12/1), Pleasants (3/1), Pocahontas (20/1), Preston (22/7), Putnam (39/1), Raleigh (26/1), Randolph (144/0), Ritchie (2/0), Roane (11/0), Summers (1/0), Taylor (11/1), Tucker (5/0), Tyler (3/0), Upshur (8/1), Wayne (105/1), Wetzel (9/0), Wirt (4/0), Wood (52/4), Wyoming (5/0).

As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. Such is the case of Putnam County in this report.

Please visit the dashboard atwww.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.

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