Covid Update for Plumas County

The Plumas County Public Health Agency announced late this evening, Oct. 4, that there are 24 new cases to report — that’s about half of what was reported during the last update. The health agency is posting positive test results twice a week — on Mondays and Thursdays. The agency last reported 47 cases on Thursday, Sept. 30.

There are 99 active cases; 1,390 total cases, and 12 deaths.

The 24 cases reported today are as follows:

Eleven cases for the Southern Region (Quincy/Meadow Valley): One confirmed on Oct. 1; three confirmed on Oct. 3; and seven confirmed today, Oct. 4.

Eight cases for the Eastern Region (Graeagle/Portola): Five confirmed on Oct. 1; two confirmed on Oct. 3 and one confirmed today, Oct. 4.

Three cases for the Western Region (Chester/Lake Almanor): All confirmed on Oct. 1.

Two cases confirmed for the Northern Region (Greenville/Indian Valley): One confirmed on Oct. 1; and one confirmed today, Oct. 4.

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More information about COVID-19 in Plumas County can be found by calling the Public Health hotline at 283-6400