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UPDATE on Aug. 5, 2020

The total number of Nevada County’s coronavirus cases reached 317 on Wednesday, an increase of one from the day before.

Western county had a total of 161 cases, and eastern county had 156. The county had 30 active cases on Wednesday, a drop of 31 from the prior day. There have been 286 recoveries, and one death.

Cases have risen sharply in the county over the past few weeks. There were 183 cases on July 14, growing to 231 cases on July 21. July 28 saw 285. Tuesday had 316.

County records show one person was hospitalized Wednesday with the coronavirus.

Of the 13,183 tests performed locally, 2.4% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, there were 4,748,806 total coronavirus cases, and 156,311 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on Aug. 4, 2020

Nevada County on Tuesday reached a total of 316 coronavirus cases, an increase of four from the prior day.

Western county has maintained its lead of cases over eastern county, 161 to 155. It had 61 active cases on Tuesday, an increase of four from Monday. There have been 254 recoveries, and one death.

Cases continue to rise in the county. There were 151 on July 7, and 183 by July 14. They had grown to 231 cases on July 21. July 28 saw 285.

County records show no one was hospitalized Monday with the coronavirus.

Of the 13,183 tests performed locally, 2.4% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, there have been 4,698,818 COVID-19 cases, and 155,204 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on Aug. 3, 2020

For the first time, western county has exceeded the eastern side in the number of COVID-19 cases for Nevada County.

Western county had a total of 158 cases on Monday. Eastern county had 154, for a countywide total of 312 — an increase of 13 from Friday.

There were 57 active cases on Monday, an increase of 13 from the prior week. There have been 254 recoveries, and one death.

Cases have kept rising in the county. There were 151 on July 7, and 183 by July 14. They had grown to 231 cases on July 21. July 28 saw 285.

County records show no one was hospitalized Monday with the coronavirus.

Of the 13,183 tests performed locally, 2.4% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, coronavirus cases have reached 4,649,102. There have been 154,471 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on July 31, 2020

Nevada County reached 299 total coronavirus cases on Friday, a rise of six from the day before.

Western county had 149 cases, and eastern county has 150. There were 44 active actives on Friday, an increase of six from the day before. There have been 254 recoveries, and one death.

Cases have kept rising in the county. There were 151 on July 7, and 183 by July 14. They had grown to 231 cases on July 21. Tuesday saw 285.

County records show one person hospitalized Friday with COVID-19.

Of the 12,346 tests performed locally, 2.4% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, coronavirus cases have reached 4,473,974. There have been 151,499 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on July 30, 2020

Nevada County’s total number of COVID-19 cases rose to 293 on Thursday, an increase of five from the previous day.

Western county has 143 cases, and eastern county has 150. There were 38 active cases on Thursday, an increase of three from the day before. There have been 254 recoveries, and one death.

Cases have kept rising in the county. There were 116 on June 30, growing to 151 by July 7 and 183 by July 14. There were 231 cases on July 21.

County records show one person hospitalized Thursday with the virus.

Of the 12,346 tests performed locally, 2.4% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, coronavirus cases have reached 4,405,932. There have been 150,283 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on July 29, 2020

The county’s total number of coronavirus cases climbed to 288 on Wednesday, an increase of three from the prior day.

Western county has 140 cases, and eastern county has 148. There were 35 active cases on Wednesday, a decrease of six from the day before. There have been 252 recoveries, and one death.

Cases have kept rising in the county. There were 116 on June 30, growing to 151 by July 7 and 183 by July 14. There were 231 cases on July 21.

County records show one person hospitalized Wednesday with the coronavirus.

Of the 12,346 tests performed locally, 2.3% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, COVID-19 cases have reached 4,339,997. There have been 148,866 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on July 28, 2020

Nevada County’s total number of COVID-19 cases reached 285 on Tuesday, an increase of 12 from the day before.

Western county has 139 cases, and eastern county has 146. There were 41 active cases on Tuesday, a decrease of one from the prior day. There have been 243 recoveries, and one death.

Cases have kept rising in the county. There were 116 on June 30, growing to 151 by July 7 and 183 by July 14. There were 231 cases on July 21.

County records state that one person was hospitalized Tuesday with the coronavirus.

Of the 12,346 tests performed locally, 2.3% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, coronavirus cases have reached 4,280,135. There have been 147,672 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on July 27, 2020

The total number of Nevada County coronavirus cases jumped to 273 on Monday, an increase of 18 from the prior week.

Western county has 128 cases, and eastern county has 145. There were 42 active cases on Monday, a climb of one from Friday. There have been 230 recoveries, and one death.

Cases continue to climb in Nevada County. There were 116 on June 30, growing to 151 by July 7 and 183 by July 14. There were 231 cases on July 21.

County records show one person was hospitalized Monday with COVID-19.

Of the 12,346 tests performed locally, 2.2% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, coronavirus cases have reached 4,225,687. There have been 146,546 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on July 24, 2020

Nevada County reached a total of 255 coronavirus cases on Friday, a rise of four from the previous day.

Western county has 116 cases, and eastern county has 139. There were 41 active cases on Friday, a rise of three from the prior day. There have been 213 recoveries, and one death.

Cases have continued to climb locally. There were 116 on June 30, growing to 151 by July 7 and 183 by July 14. Tuesday saw 231 cases.

County records show two people are hospitalized locally with the coronavirus.

Of the 11,373 tests performed locally, 2.2% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, COVID-19 cases have reached 4,024,492. There have been 143,868 deaths.

UPDATE on July 23, 2020

Nevada County’s coronavirus case number reached 251 on Thursday, a climb of nine from the day before.

Western county has 112 cases, and eastern county has 139. There are 38 active cases in the county, a drop of 45 from the previous day. There have been 212 recoveries, and one death.

Cases continue to climb locally. There were 116 on June 30, growing to 151 by July 7 and 183 by July 14. Tuesday saw 231 cases.

County records show two people are hospitalized locally with COVID-19.

Of the 11,373 tests performed here, 2.2% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, virus cases have reached 3,952,273. There have been 142,755 deaths.

UPDATE on July 22, 2020

Nevada County on Wednesday reached a total of 242 coronavirus cases, a rise of 11 from the previous day.

Western county has now hit 107 total cases. Eastern county has 135. There are 83 active cases in the county, a climb of 10 from the day before. There have been 158 recoveries, and one death.

Cases continue to rise in the county. There were 116 on June 30, growing to 151 by July 7 and 183 by July 14.

County records show one person is hospitalized locally with COVID-19.

Of the 11,373 tests performed here, 2.13% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, virus cases have reached 3,882,167. There have been 141,677 deaths.

UPDATE on July 21, 2020

The total number of coronavirus cases in Nevada County rose to 231 on Tuesday, a climb of three from the day before.

The total number of western county cases has reached 101. There are 130 cases in eastern county. There are now 73 active cases in the county, a rise of three from the previous day. There have been 157 recoveries, and one death.

Cases have continued to rise this month. There were 116 cases on June 30. That grew to 151 by July 7 and 183 by July 14.

County records show one person is hospitalized locally with the coronavirus.

Of the 11,373 tests performed locally, 2% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, there have been 3,819,139 virus cases. There have been 140,630 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on July 20, 2020

Nevada County coronavirus cases jumped to 228 over the weekend, an increase of 24 since Friday.

The total number of western county cases is now 100. Eastern county has reached 128 cases. There are now 70 active cases in the county, a rise of 4 from Friday. There have been 157 recoveries, and one death.

Cases have continued to climb over the past few weeks. There were 116 cases on June 30. That grew to 151 by July 7 and 183 by July 14.

County records show one person hospitalized locally with the coronavirus.

Of the 11,371 tests performed here, 2% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, there were 3,761,362 cases as of Monday, and 140,157 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on July 17, 2020

The total number of COVID-19 cases in Nevada County reached 204 on Friday, a rise of seven from the previous day.

The total number of western county cases has reached 88. There are 116 in eastern county. There were 66 active cases on Friday, a rise of three from the day before. The county has seen 137 people recover. There’s been one death.

Cases have been rapidly climbing over the past few weeks. There were 116 cases on June 30. That grew to 151 by July 7 and 183 by Tuesday.

County records show that no one is hospitalized locally with the coronavirus.

Of the 10,477 tests performed here, 1.95% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, there were 3,555,877 cases as of Friday, and 137,864 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on July 16, 2020

Nevada County coronavirus cases jumped to 197 on Thursday, an increase of 12 from the day before.

The total number of cases in western county is 84. Eastern county has 113. There were 63 active cases on Thursday, a climb of 12 from the prior day. The county has had 133 people recover. There’s been one death.

Cases have been rapidly climbing over the past few weeks. There were 116 cases on June 30. That grew to 151 by July 7 and 183 by Tuesday.

County records show there are no people hospitalized because of the coronavirus.

Of 8,340 tests recorded by the county, 2.36% have tested positive.

Nationwide, there were 3,483,832 cases as of Thursday, and 136,938 deaths, according to the CDC.

UPDATE on July 15, 2020

Coronavirus cases in Nevada County grew to 185 on Wednesday, an increase of two from the previous day.

The county has totaled 75 cases in western county, and 110 in eastern county. There were 51 active cases on Wednesday, an increase of one from Tuesday. The county has counted 133 recoveries. There’s been one death.

State records show two people are hospitalized locally, with none of them in the intensive care unit. However, only 20% of the county’s ICU beds are listed as available, and 93% of its ventilators are open.

There have been 10,477 tests performed locally. Of those, 1.8% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, there are 3,416,428 cases of the coronavirus. There have been 135,991 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on July 14, 2020

Nevada County’s number of coronavirus cases climbed to 183 on Tuesday, an increase of three from the day before.

The county has 74 cases in western county, and 109 in eastern county. There were 50 active cases on Tuesday, a drop of 14 from the day before. The county has 132 recoveries. There’s been one death.

State records show three people are hospitalized locally, though none are in the intensive care unit. The county has 42% of its ICU beds available, and 92% of its ventilators open.

There have been 10,477 tests conducted locally. Of those, 1.75% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, there are 3,355,457 cases of COVID-19. There have been 135,235 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on July 13, 2020

Nevada County’s total number of COVID-19 cases grew to 180 on Monday, a climb of 17 from Friday.

The county has recorded 72 cases in western county, and 108 in eastern county. There are 64 active cases, a rise of 12 from Friday. The county has seen 115 recoveries. There has been one death.

State records show there is one person hospitalized locally, and no one in the intensive care unit. Forty-two percent of the county’s ICU beds are available, and 96% of its ventilators are open.

There have been 10,477 tests conducted locally. Of those, 1.7% have tested positive.

Nationwide, there are 3,296,599 cases. There have been 134,884 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on July 10, 2020

The number of Nevada County’s COVID-19 cases grew to 163 on Friday, an increase of four from the previous day.

Of the cases, 61 are from western county and 102 are from eastern. There are 52 active cases. The county has seen 110 recoveries. There has been one death.

Three people are in the hospital, one of whom is in the intensive care unit. Thirty percent of the county’s ICU beds are available, and 97% of its ventilators are open, state records show.

There have been 8,340 tests conducted locally. Of those tests, 1.95% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, there are 3,106,931 cases. There have been 132,855 deaths, according to the CDC.

UPDATE on July 9, 2020

The total number of coronavirus cases in Nevada County reached 159 on Thursday, a climb of four from the day before.

Of those cases, 60 are in western county and 99 are in eastern. There are 48 active cases. Recoveries total 110. There has been one death.

State records show two people are hospitalized locally, one of whom is in the intensive care unit. Fifty percent of ICU beds are available, and 97% of ventilators are open.

There have been 8,340 tests performed in Nevada County. Out of those tests, 1.9% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, there are 3,047,671 cases and 132,056 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on July 8, 2020

COVID-19 cases in Nevada County grew by four on Wednesday, bringing the new total here to 155.

Sixty of the cases are in western county, with 95 in eastern county. There are 57 active cases. Ninety-seven people have recovered. There has been one death.

Two people were hospitalized Wednesday because of the coronavirus, with one of those in the intensive care unit. The county had 60% of its ICU beds available, and 100% of its ventilators available.

The state has 288,212 COVID-19 cases, and 6,659 deaths.

Nationwide, there are 3,046,351 cases and 132,195 deaths.

UPDATE on July 7, 2020

Coronavirus cases in Nevada County climbed to 151 on Tuesday, a rise of six from the previous day.

Fifty-six of the cases are in western county, and 95 are in eastern county. There are 53 active cases. Ninety-seven people have recovered. There has been one death.

Six people are currently hospitalized in the county because of the coronavirus, with one of them in the intensive care unit. Sixty percent of the county’s ICU beds are available, and 100% of its ventilators are available.

There are 273,662 cases in the state, and 6,460 deaths.

Nationwide, there are 2,948,397 cases and 130,430 deaths.

UPDATE on July 6, 2020

According to the most recent update to Nevada County’s coronavirus dashboard, there are 145 confirmed cases countywide, including 50 active cases.

Ninety three of these case are in eastern county and western county has 52 cases, an increase of eight cases since the previous update on July 3.

Seventy six of the county cases are people between the ages of 18-49. Thirty six cases are between 50-64 years old, 17 are over the age of 65 and 15 cases are age 17 and under.

There have been 8,340 tests conducted, an increase of 1,270 tests since July 3.

Ninety four patients have recovered.

According to the dashboard, 139, or more than 95%, of the cases are community-acquired, known person to person transmisson. Six cases are travel related.

Seventy-six cases are male and 69 are female.

UPDATE on July 3, 2020

Nevada County now has recorded 129 confirmed cases of COVID-19, an increase by six from 24 hours earlier.

Eighty five of the cases have been confirmed in eastern Nevada County, with an additional 44 in western Nevada County — five more cases from prior reporting.

According to the county’s coronavirus dashboard, 70 cases are among the 18-49 age group, 28 are between the age of 50-64, 18 are over the age of 65, and 10 cases are 17 or younger. Three cases are of unknown age.

A total 14 cases have been confirmed in the Grass Valley’s 95945 zip code, while the rest of the area zip code’s reportedly have less than 10 cases.

Forty five of the cases across the county are reported as active.

Eighty-three cases have recovered, while one person has died.

Countywide a total of 7,070 tests have been administered.

According to the county’s coronavirus dashboard, California now has 250,514 cases confirmed statewide, with 6,315 deaths.

The United States has confirmed 2,793,435 cases with 790,404 recoveries and 129,432 deaths.

UPDATE on July 2, 2020

Nevada County gained six new coronavirus cases on Thursday, bringing its total to 123.

Forty of the cases are in western county, and 83 in eastern county. There are 39 active cases. Eighty-three patients have recovered. One person has died.

There have been 7,070 tests given in the county.

COVID-19 cases have been on a steady climb since mid-June.

On June 16 there were 57 cases. On June 23 there were 92 cases. By Tuesday the number had grown to 116, climbing by one to 117 on Wednesday.

There are 242,856 cases in the state, and 6,208 deaths.

Nationwide, there are 2,735,339 cases and 128,677 deaths. There have been 781,970 recoveries.

UPDATE on July 1, 2020

Nevada County’s total number of COVID-19 cases grew by one on Wednesday, bringing the new total to 117.

There are 36 cases in western county, and 81 in eastern county. The county has 33 active cases. Eighty-three patients have recovered. There has been one death.

There have been 7,070 tests given in the county.

The number of coronavirus cases has spiked since mid-June. On June 16 there were 57 cases. On June 23 there were 92 cases. That grew to 108 by Sunday, 113 by Monday and 116 on Tuesday.

There are 237,019 cases in the state and 6,152 deaths.

Nationwide, there are 2,682,270 cases and 128,028 deaths. There have been 729,994 recoveries.

UPDATE afternoon June 30, 2020

Nevada County’s total number of coronavirus cases inched up by three on Tuesday, bringing the total to 116.

There are 38 cases in western county, and 78 in eastern county. Thirty-two of the cases remain active, and 83 have recovered. There has been one death.

There have been 7,070 tests administered in the county.

COVID-19 cases have steadily increased since June began. There were 41 cases throughout May. They grew to 50 by June 8, and 55 by June 15. They’ve more than doubled since.

There are 226,851 cases in California and 6,013 deaths.

Nationwide, there are 2,629,372 cases and 127,322 deaths. There have been 720,631 recoveries.

UPDATE morning June 30, 2020

Nevada County now has 113 coronavirus cases.

There are 36 cases in western county, and 77 in eastern county.

There are 29 active cases in the county. Eighty-three people have recovered. There has been one death.

UPDATE on June 26, 2020

Nevada County’s total COVID-19 case number grew to 108 on Friday, a rise of seven from the prior day.

There are now 34 cases in western county, and 73 in eastern county. The county has no stated explanation for the missing case.

Positive cases have grown quickly in June. The county had 41 cases throughout May.

There are 24 active cases in the county. Eighty-three people have recovered. There has been one death.

There have been 5,643 tests performed locally.

California has 206,552 cases and 5,868 deaths.

Nationwide, there are 2,467,510 cases and 125,045 deaths. There have been 670,809 recoveries.

Afternoon UPDATE on June 25, 2020

Nevada County on Thursday hit 101 coronavirus cases, reports state.

The climb of 10 from Wednesday is the second time the county has seen a double-digit daily increase. June 17 also saw an increase of 10.

There are 30 cases in western county, and 71 in eastern county.

The county had 41 cases throughout May, seeing a sharp increase this month.

There are 23 active cases, with 77 people recovered. There has been one death.

There have been 5,643 tests performed locally.

California has 197,589 cases and 5,751 deaths.

Nationwide, there are 2,452,567 cases and 125,796 deaths. There have been 663,562 recoveries.

UPDATE for June 25, 2020

Nevada County has revised its number of coronavirus cases to 91.

“As case investigations are conducted, we receive updated demographic information and will update that on our dashboard,” said Taylor Wolfe, an administrative analyst with the county, in an email.

The county has once before revised its COVID-19 number, when it discovered a patient didn’t live in Nevada County.

UPDATE for June 23, 2020

Nevada County now has 92 coronavirus cases, a jump of 10 from Monday.

Western county has 27 cases, and eastern county has 65.

Cases have spiked since June 1, when the county had 42. They grew to 50 by June 8, and 55 by June 15.

COVID-19 cases have grown by almost 40 since then.

There are 23 active cases, and 68 recoveries. There’s been one death.

There have been 5,643 tests performed locally.

California has 187,351 cases and 5,578 deaths.

Nationwide, there are 2,342,739 cases and 121,176 deaths. The number of recoveries is 647,548.

UPDATE on June 22, 2020

Nevada County on Monday identified its 82nd COVID-19 case, an increase of seven from Friday.

Fifty-eight of those cases are in eastern county. The other 24 are in western county.

The recent spike is the latest in a series of increases that began early this month.

The county had 42 cases on June 1, 50 on June 8 and 55 on June 15. The biggest jump in positive cases happened last Wednesday, when the county identified 10 new coronavirus patients in one day.

There are 26 active cases, and 55 recoveries. There has been one death.
There have been 5,643 COVID-19 tests performed locally.

California has 179,606 cases and 5,524 deaths.

Nationwide, there are 2,306,247 cases and 120,351 deaths. The number of recoveries is 640,198.

UPDATE on June 19, 2020

As of Friday, there are now 75 COVID-19 cases in Nevada County.

The county’s 55 cases on Monday inched up two on Tuesday, and climbed by another 10 on Wednesday for a total of 67. Four more cases were identified Thursday, with another four on Friday.

Eastern county has 54 cases. Western county has 21.

Fifty-one of the county’s cases have recovered. There are 23 active cases, and one death.

There have been 4,286 coronavirus tests performed in the county.

California has 169,695 cases, and 5,408 deaths.

Nationwide, there are 2,219,119 cases, and 119,086 deaths. The number of recoveries is 606,715.

UPDATE on June 18, 2020

There are now 71 COVID-19 cases in Nevada County.

The county’s 55 cases on on Monday inched up two on Tuesday, and climbed by another 10 on Wednesday for a total of 67. Four more cases were identified Thursday.

Eastern county has 51 cases. Western county has 20.

Fifty-one of the county’s cases have recovered. There are 19 active cases, and one death.

There have been 4,286 coronavirus tests performed in the county.

California has 164,841 cases, and 5,306 deaths.

Nationwide, there are 2,185,873 cases, and 118,334 deaths. The number of recoveries is 599,115.

UPDATE on June 17, 2020

There are now 67 COVID-19 cases in Nevada County.

The county’s 55 cases on Monday inched up two on Tuesday, and climbed by another 10 on Wednesday for a total of 67.

Eastern county has 47 cases. Western county has 20.

Fifty of the county’s cases have recovered. There are 16 active cases, and one death.

There have been 4,286 coronavirus tests performed in the county.

California has 162,079 cases, and 5,255 deaths.

Nationwide, there are 2,161,593 cases, and 117,694 deaths. The number of recoveries is 592,191.

UPDATE on June 16, 2020

There are now 57 COVID-19 cases in Nevada County.

The county’s 55 cases on on Monday inched up two on Tuesday, with the new cases being in western county.

Eastern county has 41 cases, unchanged since Monday.

Fifty of the county’s cases have recovered. There are six active cases, and one death.

There have been 4,286 coronavirus tests performed in the county.

California has 156,517 cases, and 5,139 deaths.

Nationwide, there are 2,134,973 cases, and 116,854 deaths. The number of recoveries is 583,503.

UPDATE on June 15:

There are now 55 COVID-19 cases in Nevada County, with 14 in western county and 41 in eastern county.

There are four active cases, though the county has not reported the location of those that remain active. Fifty cases have recovered. There has been one death.

UPDATE on June 8:

There are now 50 COVID-19 cases in Nevada County, with 12 in western county and 38 in eastern county.

There are seven active cases. Forty-two cases have recovered. There has been one death.

UPDATE June 4:

Nevada County is reporting 49 confirmed cases of COVID-19. The new case is in eastern county.

UPDATE on June 2

After going a month with no new cases, Nevada County saw seven new COVID-19 cases over two days this week.

The county now has recorded 48 cases of COVID-19. The seven new cases are in eastern county.

Records show that six of the cases are active, and 41 of them have recovered. There has been one death.

There have been 3,346 tests performed in the county.

Nevada County recorded its first case on March 16. At first the numbers climbed quickly, reaching 34 cases by April 7. The number reached 41 on April 29, holding steady until Monday, when it climbed to 42. Six new cases appeared Tuesday.

Across the state, 117,215 cases have been recorded. There have been 4,306 deaths as of Tuesday, county records show.

Nationwide, there have been 1,831,435 cases and 106,180 deaths. There have been 463,868 recoveries, records state.

UPDATE on May 6, 2020

Nevada County has 41 cases of COVID-19, with 12 in western county and 29 in eastern county. It has zero active cases, 40 recoveries and one death.

UPDATE on April 29, 2020

Nevada County now has 41 cases of COVID-19, with 12 in western county and 29 in eastern county.

UPDATE on April 23, 2020

Officials said they determined two cases were confirmed to be in nearby counties, hence the drop from 38 to 36.

UPDATE on April 21, 2020

Nevada County Public Health has confirmed its 38th COVID-19 case, an increase of two since the weekend.

There are 26 people in eastern Nevada County with the coronavirus, and 12 on the western side.

“As additional people are diagnosed with COVID-19, we will report the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Nevada County on the County’s http://www.mynevadacounty.com/coronavirus website,” Nevada County Public Information Officer Taylor Wolfe wrote in press release.

“As we anticipate seeing an increase in diagnosed COVID-19 cases in Nevada County due to increased testing availability and the possibility of increased community transmission, the most important message we can keep sharing with our residents is that staying home is the best way to protect yourself and others, and everyone should be following California’s Shelter-at-Home Order,” Wolfe wrote.

UPDATE on April 3, 2020

1st death linked to COVID-19 in Nevada County

Nevada County Public Health is reporting the first Nevada County death related to the COVID-19 pandemic.  The person was an elderly eastern Nevada County resident who had underlying health conditions and previously tested positive for the coronavirus. 

“During this time, our thoughts are with the family, friends and loved ones of the deceased,” said Dr. Ken Cutler, Nevada County public health officer. “This is a tragic reminder of the seriousness of COVID-19. To slow the spread of this virus, we all need to stay inside as much as possible and severely limit person to person interactions, as hard as that is.”

Out of respect for the privacy of the family, Nevada County Public Health is not sharing further details.

Source: Nevada County


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