By Outer Banks Voice on January 23, 2021
The Dare County Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) reported 26 cases of COVID-19 on Jan. 23. Of those cases, 23 involve Dare County residents and 3 involve non-residents. Twelve of those residents are at least 65 years of age.
According to the DHHS, the current COVID outbreak at Peak Resources Nursing and Rehabilitation facility in Nags Head has now reached 31 cases, involving 28 residents and 3 staff members. The good news, according to the department, is that only four of the 31 individuals are symptomatic.
Also among the more upbeat news today is that 86 residents and 12 non-residents of Dare County previously listed as active cases are now categorized as recovered. That leaves 204 active positive cases among Dare County residents. In addition, two residents have been released from the hospital.