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Nevada County has 362 COVID-19 cases

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UPDATE on Aug. 14, 2020

A second person has died from COVID-19 in Nevada County, local officials said Friday.

The deceased was an elderly, western county resident who recently became ill. The death isn’t linked to a skilled nursing or assisted living facility. The county’s first death happened months ago.

The total number of coronavirus cases reached 372 on Friday, an increase of 10 from the prior day. Western county had 203 cases, and eastern county had 169. There were 57 active cases on Friday, an increase of four from the day before. There have been 313 recoveries.

Records show three people were hospitalized locally Friday with COVID-19.
Of the 14,259 tests performed locally, 2.6% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, there were 5,228,817 total cases, and 166,317 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on Aug. 13, 2020

The county’s total coronvirus cases climbed to 362 on Thursday, a rise of seven from the day before.

Western county had 197 cases, and eastern county had 165. There were 53 active cases on Thursday, an increase of seven from the prior day. There have been 308 recoveries, and one death.

The county on Wednesday made an adjustment to its numbers, which happens when it determines a positive case doesn’t live in the county.

Cases have continued to climb in the county. There were 231 cases on July 21, growing to 285 by July 28. Aug. 4 had 316 cases. By Tuesday they had grown to 357.

Records show six people were hospitalized locally Thursday with COVID-19.

Of the 14,259 tests performed locally, 2.5% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, there were 5,176,018 total cases, and 165,148 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on Aug. 12, 2020

Nevada County on Wednesday revised its number of total coronavirus cases, stating it’s reached 355, a decrease of two from the prior day.

It was unclear Wednesday exactly how many cases were in western and eastern county. County officials said that case count revisions can happen when they determine someone who tested positive doesn’t live in Nevada County.

There were 45 active cases on Wednesday, a decrease of five from the day before. There have been 309 recoveries, and one death.

Cases have grown sharply in the past few weeks. There were 183 cases on July 14, growing to 231 cases on July 21. July 28 saw 285. Aug. 4 had 316.

Records show two people were hospitalized Wednesday with the coronavirus.

Of the 14,259 tests performed locally, 2.5% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, there were 5,119,711 total cases, and 163,651 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on Aug. 11, 2020

Nevada County reported no new coronavirus cases on Tuesday.

The county had 357 cases on Monday, with no change on Tuesday. Of those, 197 are in western county and 160 are in eastern county. There were 50 active cases on Tuesday, a decrease of five from the day before. There have been 306 recoveries, and one death.

Cases have grown sharply in the past few weeks. There were 183 cases on July 14, growing to 231 cases on July 21. July 28 saw 285. Aug. 4 had 316.

Records show that four people were hospitalized locally on Tuesday with COVID-19.

Of the 14,259 tests performed locally, 2.5% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, there were 5,064,171 total cases, and 162,407 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on Aug. 10, 2020

Nevada County’s coronavirus cases leaped over the weekend, bringing the new total to 357, an increase of 35 from Friday.

Western county had 197 cases, and eastern county had 160. There were 55 active cases on Monday, a rise of 34 from Friday. There have been 301 recoveries, and one death.

New cases had slowed last week before the weekend’s jump. There were 183 cases on July 14, growing to 231 cases on July 21. July 28 saw 285. Aug. 4 had 316.

Records show three people were hospitalized locally on Monday with the coronavirus.

Of the 14,259 tests performed locally, 2.5% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, there were 5,023,649 total cases, and 161,842 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on Aug. 7, 2020

The total number of coronavirus cases in Nevada County grew by one on Friday, bringing it to 322.

Western county had 166 cases, and eastern county had 156. There were 21 active cases on Friday, an increase of one from the day before. There have been 300 recoveries, and one death.

New cases have slowed this week, though they’ve continued to rise in the county. There were 183 cases on July 14, growing to 231 cases on July 21. July 28 saw 285. Tuesday had 316.

Records show that two people were hospitalized locally on Friday with COVID-19.

Of the 13,183 tests performed locally, 2.4% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, there were 4,858,596 total cases, and 158,887 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on Aug. 6, 2020

Nevada County reached a total of 321 coronavirus cases on Thursday, a rise of four from the previous day.

Western county had 165 cases, and eastern county had 156. The county had 20 active cases on Thursday, a decrease of 10 from Wednesday. There have been 300 recoveries, and one death.

Cases have continued to rise in the county, though they’ve slowed this week. There were 183 cases on July 14, growing to 231 cases on July 21. July 28 saw 285. Tuesday had 316.

County records show one person was hospitalized Thursday with the virus.

Of the 13,183 tests performed locally, 2.4% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, there were 4,802,491 cases, and 157,631 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on Aug. 5, 2020

The total number of Nevada County’s coronavirus cases reached 317 on Wednesday, an increase of one from the day before.

Western county had a total of 161 cases, and eastern county had 156. The county had 30 active cases on Wednesday, a drop of 31 from the prior day. There have been 286 recoveries, and one death.

Cases have risen sharply in the county over the past few weeks. There were 183 cases on July 14, growing to 231 cases on July 21. July 28 saw 285. Tuesday had 316.

County records show one person was hospitalized Wednesday with the coronavirus.

Of the 13,183 tests performed locally, 2.4% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, there were 4,748,806 total coronavirus cases, and 156,311 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on Aug. 4, 2020

Nevada County on Tuesday reached a total of 316 coronavirus cases, an increase of four from the prior day.

Western county has maintained its lead of cases over eastern county, 161 to 155. It had 61 active cases on Tuesday, an increase of four from Monday. There have been 254 recoveries, and one death.

Cases continue to rise in the county. There were 151 on July 7, and 183 by July 14. They had grown to 231 cases on July 21. July 28 saw 285.

County records show no one was hospitalized Monday with the coronavirus.

Of the 13,183 tests performed locally, 2.4% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, there have been 4,698,818 COVID-19 cases, and 155,204 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on Aug. 3, 2020

For the first time, western county has exceeded the eastern side in the number of COVID-19 cases for Nevada County.

Western county had a total of 158 cases on Monday. Eastern county had 154, for a countywide total of 312 — an increase of 13 from Friday.

There were 57 active cases on Monday, an increase of 13 from the prior week. There have been 254 recoveries, and one death.

Cases have kept rising in the county. There were 151 on July 7, and 183 by July 14. They had grown to 231 cases on July 21. July 28 saw 285.

County records show no one was hospitalized Monday with the coronavirus.

Of the 13,183 tests performed locally, 2.4% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, coronavirus cases have reached 4,649,102. There have been 154,471 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on July 31, 2020

Nevada County reached 299 total coronavirus cases on Friday, a rise of six from the day before.

Western county had 149 cases, and eastern county has 150. There were 44 active actives on Friday, an increase of six from the day before. There have been 254 recoveries, and one death.

Cases have kept rising in the county. There were 151 on July 7, and 183 by July 14. They had grown to 231 cases on July 21. Tuesday saw 285.

County records show one person hospitalized Friday with COVID-19.

Of the 12,346 tests performed locally, 2.4% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, coronavirus cases have reached 4,473,974. There have been 151,499 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on July 30, 2020

Nevada County’s total number of COVID-19 cases rose to 293 on Thursday, an increase of five from the previous day.

Western county has 143 cases, and eastern county has 150. There were 38 active cases on Thursday, an increase of three from the day before. There have been 254 recoveries, and one death.

Cases have kept rising in the county. There were 116 on June 30, growing to 151 by July 7 and 183 by July 14. There were 231 cases on July 21.

County records show one person hospitalized Thursday with the virus.

Of the 12,346 tests performed locally, 2.4% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, coronavirus cases have reached 4,405,932. There have been 150,283 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on July 29, 2020

The county’s total number of coronavirus cases climbed to 288 on Wednesday, an increase of three from the prior day.

Western county has 140 cases, and eastern county has 148. There were 35 active cases on Wednesday, a decrease of six from the day before. There have been 252 recoveries, and one death.

Cases have kept rising in the county. There were 116 on June 30, growing to 151 by July 7 and 183 by July 14. There were 231 cases on July 21.

County records show one person hospitalized Wednesday with the coronavirus.

Of the 12,346 tests performed locally, 2.3% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, COVID-19 cases have reached 4,339,997. There have been 148,866 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on July 28, 2020

Nevada County’s total number of COVID-19 cases reached 285 on Tuesday, an increase of 12 from the day before.

Western county has 139 cases, and eastern county has 146. There were 41 active cases on Tuesday, a decrease of one from the prior day. There have been 243 recoveries, and one death.

Cases have kept rising in the county. There were 116 on June 30, growing to 151 by July 7 and 183 by July 14. There were 231 cases on July 21.

County records state that one person was hospitalized Tuesday with the coronavirus.

Of the 12,346 tests performed locally, 2.3% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, coronavirus cases have reached 4,280,135. There have been 147,672 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on July 27, 2020

The total number of Nevada County coronavirus cases jumped to 273 on Monday, an increase of 18 from the prior week.

Western county has 128 cases, and eastern county has 145. There were 42 active cases on Monday, a climb of one from Friday. There have been 230 recoveries, and one death.

Cases continue to climb in Nevada County. There were 116 on June 30, growing to 151 by July 7 and 183 by July 14. There were 231 cases on July 21.

County records show one person was hospitalized Monday with COVID-19.

Of the 12,346 tests performed locally, 2.2% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, coronavirus cases have reached 4,225,687. There have been 146,546 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on July 24, 2020

Nevada County reached a total of 255 coronavirus cases on Friday, a rise of four from the previous day.

Western county has 116 cases, and eastern county has 139. There were 41 active cases on Friday, a rise of three from the prior day. There have been 213 recoveries, and one death.

Cases have continued to climb locally. There were 116 on June 30, growing to 151 by July 7 and 183 by July 14. Tuesday saw 231 cases.

County records show two people are hospitalized locally with the coronavirus.

Of the 11,373 tests performed locally, 2.2% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, COVID-19 cases have reached 4,024,492. There have been 143,868 deaths.

UPDATE on July 23, 2020

Nevada County’s coronavirus case number reached 251 on Thursday, a climb of nine from the day before.

Western county has 112 cases, and eastern county has 139. There are 38 active cases in the county, a drop of 45 from the previous day. There have been 212 recoveries, and one death.

Cases continue to climb locally. There were 116 on June 30, growing to 151 by July 7 and 183 by July 14. Tuesday saw 231 cases.

County records show two people are hospitalized locally with COVID-19.

Of the 11,373 tests performed here, 2.2% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, virus cases have reached 3,952,273. There have been 142,755 deaths.

UPDATE on July 22, 2020

Nevada County on Wednesday reached a total of 242 coronavirus cases, a rise of 11 from the previous day.

Western county has now hit 107 total cases. Eastern county has 135. There are 83 active cases in the county, a climb of 10 from the day before. There have been 158 recoveries, and one death.

Cases continue to rise in the county. There were 116 on June 30, growing to 151 by July 7 and 183 by July 14.

County records show one person is hospitalized locally with COVID-19.

Of the 11,373 tests performed here, 2.13% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, virus cases have reached 3,882,167. There have been 141,677 deaths.

UPDATE on July 21, 2020

The total number of coronavirus cases in Nevada County rose to 231 on Tuesday, a climb of three from the day before.

The total number of western county cases has reached 101. There are 130 cases in eastern county. There are now 73 active cases in the county, a rise of three from the previous day. There have been 157 recoveries, and one death.

Cases have continued to rise this month. There were 116 cases on June 30. That grew to 151 by July 7 and 183 by July 14.

County records show one person is hospitalized locally with the coronavirus.

Of the 11,373 tests performed locally, 2% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, there have been 3,819,139 virus cases. There have been 140,630 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on July 20, 2020

Nevada County coronavirus cases jumped to 228 over the weekend, an increase of 24 since Friday.

The total number of western county cases is now 100. Eastern county has reached 128 cases. There are now 70 active cases in the county, a rise of 4 from Friday. There have been 157 recoveries, and one death.

Cases have continued to climb over the past few weeks. There were 116 cases on June 30. That grew to 151 by July 7 and 183 by July 14.

County records show one person hospitalized locally with the coronavirus.

Of the 11,371 tests performed here, 2% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, there were 3,761,362 cases as of Monday, and 140,157 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on July 17, 2020

The total number of COVID-19 cases in Nevada County reached 204 on Friday, a rise of seven from the previous day.

The total number of western county cases has reached 88. There are 116 in eastern county. There were 66 active cases on Friday, a rise of three from the day before. The county has seen 137 people recover. There’s been one death.

Cases have been rapidly climbing over the past few weeks. There were 116 cases on June 30. That grew to 151 by July 7 and 183 by Tuesday.

County records show that no one is hospitalized locally with the coronavirus.

Of the 10,477 tests performed here, 1.95% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, there were 3,555,877 cases as of Friday, and 137,864 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on July 16, 2020

Nevada County coronavirus cases jumped to 197 on Thursday, an increase of 12 from the day before.

The total number of cases in western county is 84. Eastern county has 113. There were 63 active cases on Thursday, a climb of 12 from the prior day. The county has had 133 people recover. There’s been one death.

Cases have been rapidly climbing over the past few weeks. There were 116 cases on June 30. That grew to 151 by July 7 and 183 by Tuesday.

County records show there are no people hospitalized because of the coronavirus.

Of 8,340 tests recorded by the county, 2.36% have tested positive.

Nationwide, there were 3,483,832 cases as of Thursday, and 136,938 deaths, according to the CDC.

UPDATE on July 15, 2020

Coronavirus cases in Nevada County grew to 185 on Wednesday, an increase of two from the previous day.

The county has totaled 75 cases in western county, and 110 in eastern county. There were 51 active cases on Wednesday, an increase of one from Tuesday. The county has counted 133 recoveries. There’s been one death.

State records show two people are hospitalized locally, with none of them in the intensive care unit. However, only 20% of the county’s ICU beds are listed as available, and 93% of its ventilators are open.

There have been 10,477 tests performed locally. Of those, 1.8% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, there are 3,416,428 cases of the coronavirus. There have been 135,991 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on July 14, 2020

Nevada County’s number of coronavirus cases climbed to 183 on Tuesday, an increase of three from the day before.

The county has 74 cases in western county, and 109 in eastern county. There were 50 active cases on Tuesday, a drop of 14 from the day before. The county has 132 recoveries. There’s been one death.

State records show three people are hospitalized locally, though none are in the intensive care unit. The county has 42% of its ICU beds available, and 92% of its ventilators open.

There have been 10,477 tests conducted locally. Of those, 1.75% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, there are 3,355,457 cases of COVID-19. There have been 135,235 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on July 13, 2020

Nevada County’s total number of COVID-19 cases grew to 180 on Monday, a climb of 17 from Friday.

The county has recorded 72 cases in western county, and 108 in eastern county. There are 64 active cases, a rise of 12 from Friday. The county has seen 115 recoveries. There has been one death.

State records show there is one person hospitalized locally, and no one in the intensive care unit. Forty-two percent of the county’s ICU beds are available, and 96% of its ventilators are open.

There have been 10,477 tests conducted locally. Of those, 1.7% have tested positive.

Nationwide, there are 3,296,599 cases. There have been 134,884 deaths, the CDC states.

UPDATE on July 10, 2020

The number of Nevada County’s COVID-19 cases grew to 163 on Friday, an increase of four from the previous day.

Of the cases, 61 are from western county and 102 are from eastern. There are 52 active cases. The county has seen 110 recoveries. There has been one death.

Three people are in the hospital, one of whom is in the intensive care unit. Thirty percent of the county’s ICU beds are available, and 97% of its ventilators are open, state records show.

There have been 8,340 tests conducted locally. Of those tests, 1.95% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, there are 3,106,931 cases. There have been 132,855 deaths, according to the CDC.

UPDATE on July 7, 2020

Coronavirus cases in Nevada County climbed to 151 on Tuesday, a rise of six from the previous day.

Fifty-six of the cases are in western county, and 95 are in eastern county. There are 53 active cases. Ninety-seven people have recovered. There has been one death.

Six people are currently hospitalized in the county because of the coronavirus, with one of them in the intensive care unit. Sixty percent of the county’s ICU beds are available, and 100% of its ventilators are available.

There are 273,662 cases in the state, and 6,460 deaths.

Nationwide, there are 2,948,397 cases and 130,430 deaths.

UPDATE on July 8, 2020

COVID-19 cases in Nevada County grew by four on Wednesday, bringing the new total here to 155.

Sixty of the cases are in western county, with 95 in eastern county. There are 57 active cases. Ninety-seven people have recovered. There has been one death.

Two people were hospitalized Wednesday because of the coronavirus, with one of those in the intensive care unit. The county had 60% of its ICU beds available, and 100% of its ventilators available.

The state has 288,212 COVID-19 cases, and 6,659 deaths.

Nationwide, there are 3,046,351 cases and 132,195 deaths.

UPDATE on July 9, 2020

The total number of coronavirus cases in Nevada County reached 159 on Thursday, a climb of four from the day before.

Of those cases, 60 are in western county and 99 are in eastern. There are 48 active cases. Recoveries total 110. There has been one death.

State records show two people are hospitalized locally, one of whom is in the intensive care unit. Fifty percent of ICU beds are available, and 97% of ventilators are open.

There have been 8,340 tests performed in Nevada County. Out of those tests, 1.9% of people have tested positive.

UPDATE on July 10, 2020

The number of Nevada County’s COVID-19 cases grew to 163 on Friday, an increase of four from the previous day.

Of the cases, 61 are from western county and 102 are from eastern. There are 52 active cases. The county has seen 110 recoveries. There has been one death.

Three people are in the hospital, one of whom is in the intensive care unit. Thirty percent of the county’s ICU beds are available, and 97% of its ventilators are open, state records show.

There have been 8,340 tests conducted locally. Of those tests, 1.95% of people have tested positive.

Nationwide, there are 3,106,931 cases. There have been 132,855 deaths, according to the CDC.


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