Nov. 30: Plumas Public Health announces 18 new cases

The Plumas County Public Health Agency announced today, Nov. 30, that there are 18 new cases to report. The health agency has been posting positive test results twice a week — on Mondays and Thursdays. The last report was Monday, Nov. 22, when 18 cases were confirmed. There was no report last Thursday due to the Thanksgiving holiday, and Public Health announced yesterday, Monday, Nov. 29, that it wouldn’t report as planned. Today’s numbers are from Tuesday, Nov. 23 through Monday, Nov. 29.

There are now 89 active cases; 2,017  total cases, and 16 deaths.

The 18 cases reported today are as follows:

Ten cases for the Southern Region (Quincy/Meadow Valley): One confirmed on Nov. 23; four confirmed on Nov. 24;  and five confirmed on Nov. 29.

One case for the Eastern Region (Graeagle/Portola): One confirmed on Nov. 29.

Six cases for the Western Region (Chester/Lake Almanor): Three confirmed on Nov. 23; and three confirmed on Nov. 29.

One case for the Northern Region (Greenville/Indian Valley: One confirmed on Nov. 23.

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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.