(8-10-20)  The Auglaize County Health Department (ACHD) reports a 6th death…a female in the age range of 80-90 years old.

As of August 10, 2020, the ACHD reports 294 total cases (260 confirmed and 34 probable), 28 hospitalizations, 197 (67%) recovered cases, and 6 deaths of COVID-19. Of the 294 cases, 181 cases are female (62%) and 113 cases are male (38%) with an average age of 48. Data reported is cumulative over the course of this outbreak.

Since Friday, July 17th, there have been a total of 171 new cases of COVID-19 in Auglaize County.

19 new confirmed COVID 19 cases.

  • The 276th case is a 51 year old female that is hospitalized.
  • The 277th case is a 44 year old male that is hospitalized.
  • The 278th case is an 89 year old male that is hospitalized.
  • The 279th case is a 32 year old male that is self-isolating at home.
  • The 280th case is a 55 year old female that is self-isolating at home.
  • The 281st case is a 51 year old female that is self-isolating at home.
  • The 282nd case is a 67 year old male that is self-isolating at home.
  • The 283rd case is a 65 year old male that is self-isolating at home.
  • The 284th case is a 56 year old female that is self-isolating at home.
  • The 285th case is a 92 year old female that is self-isolating at home.
  • The 286th case is a 44 year old male that is self-isolating at home.
  • The 287th case is a 42 year old female that is self-isolating at home.
  • The 288th case is a 72 year old female that is self-isolating at home.
  • The 289th case is a 54 year old female that is self-isolating at home.
  • The 290th case is a 35 year old female that is self-isolating at home.
  • The 291st case is a 29 year old male that is self-isolating at home.
  • The 292nd case is a 65 year old female that is self-isolating at home.
  • The 293rd case is an 88 year old female that is self-isolating at home.
  • The 294th case is a 48 year old male that is self-isolating at home.

Mercer County

As of August 10, 2020, the Mercer County Health District (MCHD) reports 622 confirmed cases, 14 probable cases, 459 recovered cases, 120 pending cases, 2,340 negative cases, 7 hospitalizations, 12 deaths, and 1 probable death of COVID-19. Currently, there are 150 active cases of COVID-19 in Mercer County.

Currently, the positivity rate for the Mercer County Mercer Health COVID-19 testing is 16.6%. The positivity rate for the state of Ohio is 5.3%.