The Porter County
Health Department was reporting this morning 11 new COVID-19 cases (28 new
cases on Wednesday), to bring the total so far to 808, up from 797 on
Of the 11 new
cases, all of them--100 percent--are in the younger age groups: two in the
0-19 group (48 total); four in the 20-29 group (153 total); and five in the
40-49 group (130 total). Total number in the 30-39 group: 129.
Over the last seven
days, the Health Department has reported a total of 78 new cases. Of those,
59--or 76 percent-- have been in the younger age groups.
Two patients are
currently hospitalized, unchanged from Wednesday; while 663 have recovered,
also unchanged from Wednesday.
deaths were reported this morning. To date, 39 Porter County residents have
succumbed to COVID-19.
To date, 101 cases
of COVID-19 have been reported in Porter County’s long-term care facilities,
27 have died, no one is currently hospitalized, and 73 have recovered, all
Duneland cases by
-- Westchester: 62
cases (60 cases on Wednesday). Ten active cases.
-- Liberty: 36
cases (unchanged from Wednesday). Eight active cases.
-- Jackson: four
cases (three on Wednesday). Two active cases.
-- Pine: Seven
cases, none active.
-- Portage: 318
cases (314 on Wednesday).
-- Center: 224
-- Washington: 57
-- Union: 36 cases