COVID-19 Statistics | Aug. 5, 2020 – Lost Coast Outpost

News release from the Humboldt County Joint Information Center:

= historic information. All data from the Humboldt County Joint Information.

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Today marks the very first time a single days report reached double digits. Humboldt County Health Officer Dr. Frankovich said that hitting this turning point is unsurprising. “Were no longer returning to periods with absolutely no case counts as we did in the past.

Ten new cases of COVID-19 were reported today. Humboldt Countys overall case count stands at 255.
Today marks the first time a single days report reached double digits. Humboldt County Health Officer Dr. Frankovich stated that hitting this milestone is unsurprising. “Were no longer returning to periods with zero case counts as we did in the past.
Dr. Frankovich motivated all citizens to recommit to prevention procedures that increase safety. Those include wearing facial coverings, avoiding collecting with non-household members, getting rid of non-essential travel, washing hands frequently and preserving physical distancing of a minimum of six feet at all times.
Todays alert level stands at three or level orange. See humboldtgov.org/dashboard to see the countys Alert Level Assessment tool.
For the most recent COVID-19 info, check out cdc.gov or cdph.ca.gov. Local details is offered at humboldtgov.org or during business hours by calling covidinfo@co.humboldt.ca.us or calling 707-441-5000.