HUMBOLDT COUNTY, Ca. (KIEM)-The county and the Coroner’s Office have received inquiries and a “Public Records Act” request for identifying information about those who tested positive for covid-19 prior to their deaths.
After discussions with counsel, the Coroner’s Office is able to disclose the requested information for three cases reported to their agency.
Those who tested positive for COVID-19 were all from Eureka.
Their names are:
Ida Newell, age 97, Eureka
Robert Berman, age 96, Eureka
Katleen Cataldi, age 101, Eureka
No public record exists for the fourth case as it was not reported to the Coroner’s Office.