Del Norte County Public Health reports 1 Covid-19 death, 5 additional cases

DEL NORTE COUNTY, Calif. (KIEM) — The Del Norte County Public Health Department has confirmed one Covid-19 death Thursday bringing the total number of deaths since the pandemic began to 5. The person was in their 70’s.

Five additional cases were also reported Thursday. The total case count is 954 with health officials monitoring 41 active cases. There is still one person currently in the hospital with covid-19. Four more recoveries were reported as well, bringing that total number to 913.