Jessica Cejnar / Monday, Feb. 15, 2021 @ 5:08 p.m. / COVID-19
Del Norte COVID-19 Update: Two New Cases Identified
Two new COVID-19 cases were reported to the Del Norte Public Health Branch on Monday.
Del Norte County has 39 active cases and two people in the hospital with problems related to COVID-19 as of Monday, according to the county’s COVID-19 Information Hub.
No new cases were identified among the county’s incarcerated population, according to the Public Health Branch. There have been 194 inmates who have tested positive for COVID-19 since the pandemic began.
There are currently four inmates at Pelican Bay State Prison who have tested positive for COVID-19, according to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation's Population COVID Tracking web page.
Since the pandemic began, there have been a total of 931 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Del Norte County and four deaths.