Humboldt County Joint Information Center press release:
Three new cases of COVID-19 were reported today. The total number of county residents who have confirmed they have contracted the virus is 231.
Of these three cases, two people contracted the virus through contact with a known case, and the means of transmission for the third case is under investigation. A total of 14 cases remain under investigation.
Humboldt County Health Officer Dr. Teresa Frankovich noted that since the start of the pandemic, the county has experienced waves of new cases, followed by relatively quiet periods in the virus transmission found.
“The epidemiological curve on the data dashboard shows that the current wave has been going on for more than a month,” Frankovich said. “This increase in local disease activity is a reminder that safety precautions are more important than ever. We have the ability to dramatically change the landscape of virus transmission in the community. by helping our businesses to be open and facilitate on-site school instruction for our children. “
Today’s alert level is three. Visit humboldtgov.org/dashboard to view the county’s Alert Level Assessment tool.
For the latest COVID-19 information, visit cdc.gov or cdph.ca.gov. Local information is available at humboldtgov.org or during business hours by contacting email@example.com or by calling 707-441-5000.
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historical data = All data from the Humboldt County Joint Information Center.