Letter to the Editor: Statistics

Not sure how County Health came up with their mid 40’s per hundred thousand, (re:covid). We’re getting way more than that every week, in a county with 20,000. Simple arithmetic shows that to be at least 200!! per hundred thousand.

Terry Southworth

C Road

Editor’s note: Plumas News consulted with Public Health Director Dana Loomis. The statistics reported are daily figures as required by the state — thus the perceived discrepancy.