Wednesday's COVID-19 totals continue to show an increase.

AppHealthCare reported Wednesday that Watauga County is now up to 251 total cases of COVID-19, with 107 active cases. Ashe is at 109 total, with 42 active, and Alleghany is at 65 total cases, with 23 active. AppHealthCare is monitoring 72 individuals in Watauga, 52 in Ashe, and 13 in Alleghany.

Toe River Health District reports 3 additional COVID-19 cases in Avery County, bringing the total to 85, with 21 active, 1 additional case in Mitchell, their total is now 109, with 13 active cases, and Yancey with 1 additional case, the total now 89 with 6 active.