Latest COVID-19 Update
Written by Tom Tharp on July 7, 2020
Genesee Orleans COVID 19 Report Since Thursday:
Orleans county had 0 cases of covid 19
Genesee county had 3 new cases
3 people in Genesee county have recovered and none are hospitalized
Orleans county still has 7 people hospitalized
There are 5 total active cases of covid 19 in Genesee county and 2 in Orleans
Governor Cuomo announced today that 3 more states are on the quarantine list. Visitors to the empire state coming from Delaware, Kansas and Oklahoma will now be subject to a 14 day quarantine. These join 16 other states for a total of 19 states that New York, New Jersey and Connecticut have deemed to be having too many coronavirus cases. According to the Governor’s Office, the quarantine applies to any person arriving from a state with a positive test rate higher than 10 per 100,000 residents over a 7-day rolling average or a state with a 10% or higher positivity rate over a 7-day rolling average.
42 year old Jeremy Fairbanks and 35 year old Leah Kelly both of Batavia are each charged with 306 counts of criminal contempt in the second degree after being arrested over a complaint of violation of a court order. Fairbanks was arrested on the 2nd and Kelly was arrested on July 5th.