6:30AM Wednesday: Shasta County Reports 150 New COVID-19 Cases In 2 Days

Shasta County reported 4 COVID-19 deaths on Tuesday for a total of 63. 49 cases were reported on Sunday and 101 new cases on Monday for a total of 150 over the two day period. The total number of cases in the county is quickly approaching 7,000 with 6927 confirmed cases. There are currently 29.8% of ICU beds available in the Northern Region. 60 people are hospitalized in Shasta County and 13 are in the ICU. According to the latest data, the counties test positivity rate increased from 9.7% to 10.5%. There are an estimated 698 active cases in the county and another 638 people currently isolated due to possible exposure.