Plumas Public Health releases latest COVID data

Plumas County Public Health announced April 28 that there have been 6 new cases reported over the past seven days.

There are currently 7 people in isolation and no individuals are hospitalized. The test positivity rate increased slightly to 1.7 percent.  These numbers only reflect those reported to Public Health, and don’t account for any positive at-home tests that aren’t reported.

Plumas Unified School District reported two positive cases this week: one associated with Quincy High School, and the other with the bus barn.

Since the beginning of the pandemic, Public Health has reported 3,3792 cases and 20 deaths according to its latest figures.

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