BATH, N.Y. (WENY) - Steuben County's Public Health Department has reported two COVID related deaths.

One was a female from Addison who died at age 73. The other was a male from Bath who died at age 68.

The county's Public Health Director Darlene Smith is reminding people to stay up to date on their COVID vaccines even though cases have been dropping.

"Our thoughts and prayers are with the families and friends of those who passed," said Public Health Director, Darlene Smith. "We are grateful that cases have been steadily dropping, but COVID can still severely impact some. Please consider getting and staying up to date on COVID vaccines for the best protection against severe illness, hospitalization and death."

For the latest Steuben County updates, click on the county's website here.