County releases latest COVID numbers

Plumas County Public Health announced May 12  that there have been 6 new cases reported over the past seven days; the agency last reported 10 new cases on May 5.

There are currently 12 people in isolation and no individuals are hospitalized. The test positivity rate increased slightly from 1.3 percent to 3.8 percent.  These numbers only reflect those reported to Public Health, and don’t account for any positive at-home tests that aren’t reported.

Since the beginning of the pandemic, Public Health has reported 3,450 cases and 20 deaths according to its latest figures.

For more demographic information regarding COVID in Plumas County, click here.