Hidalgo County has reported 68 new positive cases of COVID-19, and one coronavirus-related death.
A man from Weslaco in his 60s died as a result of the virus.
The death toll since the COVID-19 pandemic began is at 2,899 people who have died because of coronavirus.
Of the 68 people who tested positive for the virus, half are in the 0-19 age group, while 14 are in their 20’s, 7 in their 30’s, 7 in their 40’s and 6 above 50 years old.
Vaccination is still ongoing for Hidalgo County, experts recommend getting the vaccine if you meet the age and health requirements.