Alexander County has one additional case of COVID-19 according to the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services. On Sunday, the 43rd case was confirmed up from 42 at last report which was released by the County Health Department on Monday, June 1st. No COVID-19 related deaths have occurred on the county.
The 18th COVID-19-related death in Burke County was reported Saturday. The individual was in their 70s with underlying medical conditions.