The Plumas County Public Health Agency announced this evening, July 8, that there are nine new cases to report. The health agency is posting positive test results twice a week — on Mondays and Thursdays — but since Monday was a holiday, this is the first report since last Thursday, July 1. At that time, Public Health reported three cases — one from the Eastern Region (Graeagle/Portola) and two from the Western Region (Chester/Lake Almanor).
Today’s reported cases break down as follows:
Five cases for the Western Region (Chester/Lake Almanor): three confirmed on July 2 and two confirmed on July 6
Three cases for the Southern Region (Quincy/Meadow Valley): One case confirmed on each day — July 2, July 6 and July 8
One case for the Eastern Region (Portola/Graeagle) confirmed on July 6
The total confirmed number of coronavirus cases in the county to date is 755. There are seven active cases — three in the Southern Region and three in the Western Region.
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