Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz and Department of Heath Commissioner Dr. Gale Burstein provide the latest updates regarding the coronavirus in Erie County.
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Qina Liu is a Western New York native who joined The Buffalo News as the digital engagement editor in 2015. She graduated from Ithaca College with a bachelor's degree in journalism.
The latest Covid-19 statistics from state and county departments of health, as well as new data from The New York Times' national Covid-19 tracking project.
The governor said he will be visiting Bills Stadium in an effort to find a way for Buffalo Bills fans to watch their team play home games.
Case numbers in Western New York ticked up sharply in late August and early September before peaking on Sept. 3 and then dropping back down.