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Nevada County COVID-19 cases rise by 10

Staff reports

March 5

The county’s coronavirus caseload rose by 10 on Friday, making 4,022 the new total number of cases.

Western county has reached 2,896 cases, and eastern county has 1,126. There were 61 active cases on Friday, unchanged from the day before. There have been 3,887 people released from isolation, and 74 deaths.

The county is in Phase 1B, and officials currently are focused on those 65 and older in that phase. The county last week received 4,540 doses, two weeks’ worth of shots.



Cases have continued to climb in the county. There were 3,540 cases on Feb. 2. That rose to 3,694 on Feb. 9, and 3,774 on Feb. 16. There were 3,909 on Feb. 23.

Five people were hospitalized locally Friday with COVID-19.



Of the 42,736 tests performed locally, 9.4% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, there were 28,646,679 total cases, and 519,064 deaths, the CDC stated.


March 4

Nevada County saw 24 new coronavirus cases on Thursday, bringing the total caseload to 4,012.

Western county has reached 2,888 cases, and eastern county has 1,124. There were 61 active cases on Thursday, an increase of 11 from the day before. There have been 3,877 people released from isolation, and 74 deaths.

The county is in Phase 1B, and officials currently are focused on those 65 and older in that phase. The county last week received 4,540 doses, two weeks’ worth of shots.

Cases have continued to climb in the county. There were 3,540 cases on Feb. 2. That rose to 3,694 on Feb. 9, and 3,774 on Feb. 16. There were 3,909 on Feb. 23.

Four people were hospitalized locally Thursday with COVID-19.

Of the 42,736 tests performed locally, 9.4% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, there were 28,580,198 total cases, and 517,224 deaths, the CDC stated.

March 3

The rise in Nevada County’s coronavirus cases continues to slow, with Wednesday bringing nine new cases and the county’s new total to 3,988.

Western county has reached 2,866 cases, and eastern county has 1,122. There were 50 active cases on Wednesday, a rise of one from the prior day. There have been 3,864 people released from isolation, and 74 deaths.

Everyone in Phase 1A is eligible for the vaccine. Officials currently are focused on those 65 and older in Phase 1B. The county last week received 4,540 doses, two weeks’ worth of shots.

Cases continue to rise, but have slowed. There were 3,540 cases on Feb. 2. That rose to 3,694 on Feb. 9, and 3,774 on Feb. 16. There were 3,909 on Feb. 23.

Five people were hospitalized locally Wednesday with COVID-19.

Of the 42,736 tests performed locally, 9.3% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, there were 28,514,774 total cases, and 515,277 deaths, the CDC stated.

 


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