The Tri-State’s TRUSTED news source.

Click here to stay informed and subscribe to Herald-Dispatch.

Click #isupportlocal for more information on supporting our local journalists.

Learn more about HD Media

HUNTINGTON — The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reported 7,061 active cases of COVID-19 on Sunday.

There have been 156,406 cases and 2,726 total virus-related deaths in the state.

Total cases per county are: Barbour (1,427), Berkeley (12,321), Boone (2,012), Braxton (926), Brooke (2,193), Cabell (8,671), Calhoun (319), Clay (495), Doddridge (591), Fayette (3,435), Gilmer (834), Grant (1,276), Greenbrier (2,785), Hampshire (1,800), Hancock (2,792), Hardy (1,518), Harrison (5,688), Jackson (2,099), Jefferson (4,590), Kanawha (14,889), Lewis (1,183), Lincoln (1,468), Logan (3,096), Marion (4,416), Marshall (3,429), Mason (1,999), McDowell (1,562), Mercer (4,801), Mineral (2,846), Mingo (2,558), Monongalia (9,179), Monroe (1,125), Morgan (1,169), Nicholas (1,671), Ohio (4,205), Pendleton (701), Pleasants (877), Pocahontas (663), Preston (2,863), Putnam (5,126), Raleigh (6,735), Randolph (2,570), Ritchie (702), Roane (628), Summers (820), Taylor (1,227), Tucker (524), Tyler (710), Upshur (1,859), Wayne (3,077), Webster (475), Wetzel (1,327), Wirt (423), Wood (7,747), Wyoming (1,984).

DHHR also reported that 729,599 people in West Virginia have received a first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, while 625,054 are fully vaccinated.

The Moderna and Pfizer vaccines are administered in two doses, and the Johnson & Johnson vaccine is one dose.

All West Virginians over the age of 16 are encouraged to pre-register at

In Ohio, 1,082,815 cases have been reported and 19,425 deaths while Kentucky reported a total of 448,757 cases and 6,578 deaths. Ohio reported a 35.1% vaccination rate, while Kentucky reported a 34% vaccination rate.

More than 43,000 new cases of COVID-19 were reported across the U.S. on Sunday, for a total of 32,446,915, according to the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. There have been 577,857 deaths related to the virus.

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.