The Porter County
Health Department was reporting this morning another COVID-19 death, to
bring the total so far to 25.
Department reported the death on Saturday. The victim was a Center Township
resident in the 90-and-over age group residing in a long-term care facility.
Department was also reporting 27 new cases of COVID-19 over the weekend, to
bring the total to 550, up from 523 on Friday, an increase of 5.2 percent
over the last 72 hours.
Eighteen new cases
were reported on Saturday; four on Sunday; and five today.
currently hospitalized, unchanged from Friday; while 338 have recovered,
also unchanged from Friday.
To date 25 Porter
County residents have died from COVID-19: four Westchester Township
residents; one Liberty Township resident; 12 Portage Township residents; and
eight Center Township residents. Deaths by demographic: six 50-59; one
60-69; four 70-79; eight 80-89; and six 90-and-over. Twelve men have died
and 13 women.
Total active cases
in Porter County, after subtracting recoveries and deaths: 187, compared to
161 on Friday, an increase of 16.1 percent over the last 72 hours.
To date, 92 cases
of COVID-19 have been reported in Porter County’s long-term care facilities,
up from 91 on Friday.
Sixteen have died,
up from 15 on Friday.
Seven are currently
hospitalized and two have recovered, unchanged from Friday.
tests conducted in Porter County as of Sunday, according to the Indiana
State Department of Health: 4,761, up from 4,394 on Friday, an increase of
8.4 percent over the previous 48 hours.
Duneland Cases by
-- Westchester: 35
cases, four deaths, no hospitalizations, 27 recoveries (unchanged from
Friday). Four active cases.
-- Liberty: 25
cases, one death, two hospitalizations, 17 recoveries (unchanged from
Friday). Seven active cases.
-- Jackson: two
cases, no hospitalizations, one recovery (unchanged from Friday). One active
-- Pine: three
cases, three recoveries. No active cases.
Other hard hit
Township: 225 cases (211 on Friday), 12 deaths (12), two hospitalizations
(three), and 134 recoveries (134).
-- Center: 147
cases (137 on Friday), eight deaths (seven), eight hospitalizations (eight),
and 64 recoveries (64).
-- Washington: 49
cases, no hospitalizations, and 47 recoveries (unchanged from Friday). These
49 cases include 40 confirmed at the Porter County Jail.
-- Union: 22 cases,
one hospitalization, and 18 recoveries (unchanged from Friday).