Two More COVID-19 Cases Brings Cattaraugus Total to 119

Two more coronavirus cases in Cattaraugus County over the weekend brings the county’s total to 119.
The 118th confirmed case is a man who lives in the southeast area. He was tested for COVID-19 on Thursday as part of a pre-op exam. The man, who has been asymptomatic, received his COVID-19 positive result on Saturday.
The 119th confirmed case also is a man who lives in the southeast. The man developed a loss of taste after coming into direct contact with someone who was positive for COVID-19 positive individual. The man was tested for COVID-19 on Friday; he received his positive result on Sunday.
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Sales tax collections were up last month in Olean, Salamanca, and Cattaraugus County.
state Comptroller Tom DiNapoli reported The Western New York region saw June sales tax revenues of $113 million, 1.4% higher than in 2019. The only county to see sales tax declines in the region in June was Erie County, which saw a 1.6% decrease.