The Plumas County Public Health Agency announced today, Dec. 20, that there are 17 new COVID cases to report. The last report was 22 cases on Dec. 16. As with the last report all of the cases are in the southern and eastern areas of the county.
There are now 86 active cases; 2,109 total cases, and 20 deaths. As cases continue to increase across California, particularly in some areas, the state has reinstated an indoor mask mandate. Plumas County already had the mandate in place.
The 17 cases reported today are as follows:
Five cases for the Southern Region (Quincy/Meadow Valley): Two confirmed on Dec. 17; and three confirmed today, Dec. 20.
Twelve cases for the Eastern Region (Graeagle/Portola): Nine confirmed on Dec. 17; and three confirmed today, Dec. 20.
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More information about COVID-19 in Plumas County can be found by calling the Public Health hotline at 283-6400 or by visiting its covid website here.