Thursday Update: New Cases In Butte & Tehama Counties

Shasta County’s Coronavirus count remains at 47. 4 people have died and 7 are in isolation, one of them hospitalized. 14 people are quarantined due to possible exposure. Tehama county reported an additional case Wednesday and is up to 12 cases with one fatality. Trinity County has had 2. Butte County reported 2 additional cases Wednesday for a total of 73, with one death. Humboldt County is up to 112, with two deaths. There have now been 14 in Siskiyou County, 47 in Del Norte County, 21 in Glenn County and another one in Lassen County for a total of 9. There are still none reported in Modoc County.

Public health officials everyone should take the time to get tested, which can be done for free at a Covid testing station at Shasta College or at the Red Bluff Community Center or at Corning High School. If insurance doesn’t cover the cost, the state will. appointments can be made at 6,033 tests have shown negative results in Shasta County. Movie theaters can begin opening later this week if they limit theater capacity to 25% or no more than 100 attendees. California’s Department of Education has released a detailed how-to guide to safely reopen schools. child care, day camps, casinos and professional sports with no spectators are cleared for opening state wide. Shasta County has approved the opening of bars, wineries and breweries, gyms and fitness clubs, campgrounds and RV parks, hotels, batting cages, bowling alleys, miniature golf, and museums. Many people returning to work are in need of child care. Help, including assistance for working families in paying for child care, can be found at


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