NH reports 457 new cases from this week, 7 new deaths – WMUR Manchester

The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services announced 457 new positive COVID-19 test results on Saturday for a daily PCR test positivity rate of 5.5%. Three-hundred-thirty-six of those cases are from Saturday with more still being processed and 121 are from prior days.Seven more people have died in the state from the virus. They were all 60-year-old and above. Six are associated with a long term care facility. Saturday’s numbers include 371 people who tested positive by PCR test and 86 who tested positive by antigen test. Currently, 4,545 people in New Hampshire have COVID-19. There are 146 people in New Hampshire hospitals being treated for COVID-19.Since the start of the pandemic, there have been 24,138 people diagnosed with the virus; 79% of them have recovered.

The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services announced 457 new positive COVID-19 test results on Saturday for a daily PCR test positivity rate of 5.5%.

Three-hundred-thirty-six of those cases are from Saturday with more still being processed and 121 are from prior days.

Seven more people have died in the state from the virus. They were all 60-year-old and above. Six are associated with a long term care facility.

Saturday’s numbers include 371 people who tested positive by PCR test and 86 who tested positive by antigen test.

Currently, 4,545 people in New Hampshire have COVID-19.

There are 146 people in New Hampshire hospitals being treated for COVID-19.

Since the start of the pandemic, there have been 24,138 people diagnosed with the virus; 79% of them have recovered.