2:30PM Friday: Shasta County Reports 1 New COVID-19 Case

Shasta County reported only 1 new case of COVID-19 on Friday for a total of 612. 2 people remain hospitalized, with 1 in intensive care. There are 17 active cases, and 102 people are quarantined due to possible exposure.

38,967 negative tests have been conducted. Anyone can get tested for free. Same day appointments are usually available, with results in 2 to 3 days. The best option can be found by going to shastaready.org and clicking on “get tested”.

Butte County’s Public Health Office is evacuated due to the threat of fire, so the last reported numbers are 2,463 cases and 28 deaths. Trinity County has had 14 cases. Tehama County is on the state watch list with 465 cases and one death. Glenn County has had 497 cases and 3 deaths. Lassen County has had 90 cases in the community, in addition to 637 in the prison population. There have been 154 in Siskiyou County and 397 in Humboldt County with 4 deaths. Modoc County has now reported 21 cases.