The Porter County
Health Department was reporting this morning a third COVID-19 death in
The victim was a
person in the 80-89 demographic. Two other Westchester Township residents
have died of COVID-19: one also in the 80-89 demographic, the other in the
A Liberty Township
resident has died as well: a person in the 80-89 demographic.
Four of the seven
COVID-19 fatalities in Porter County have been Dunelanders. The other three:
two Portage Township residents, both in the 50-59 demographic; and a Center
Township resident, in the 70-79.
Health Department was reporting a total of 225 confirmed COVID-19 cases in
the county, up from 217 on Friday, an increase of 3.7 percent.
are currently hospitalized (unchanged from Friday); while 98 are reported to
have recovered (87).
Total active cases,
after subtracting recoveries and deaths: 120 (122 on Friday).
tests conducted in Porter County as of Sunday, according to the Indiana
State Department of Health: 1,526 (1,368 on Friday).
Duneland cases by
-- Westchester: 17
cases (unchanged from Friday), three deaths (two), two hospitalizations
(three), 11 recoveries (nine). Six active cases.
-- Liberty: 12
cases, one death, no hospitalizations, seven recoveries (all unchanged from
Friday). Four active cases.
-- Jackson: one
case, no hospitalization. One active case.
-- Pine: one case,
no hospitalization. One active case.
Other hard hit
Township: 90 cases (87 on Friday), two deaths (two), nine hospitalizations
(eight), and 42 recoveries (40).
-- Washington: 37
cases (unchanged from Friday), no hospitalizations (none), and four
recoveries (one). These 37 cases include the 33 patients at Porter County
-- Center: 35 cases
(33 on Friday), one death (one), four hospitalizations (three), and 16