We support California Gov. Newsom's stay-at-home order - please stay home unless absolutely necessary while this order is in place. For state news and updates, visit the governor's website that includes California Department of Public Health information. Locally, Shasta County will continue to provide critical health and economic services. Here is guidance on critical infrastructure workers during the COVID-19 response.
Latest Local Statistics
COVID-19 in Shasta County - Updated April 5, 2020
|Total Confirmed Cases
|People who tested negative
(public and private labs)
|Person-to-Person Spread *
|Community Acquired **
* Contact to a known case
** Not travel related or contact to known case
Suspected COVID-19 cases that meet the Public Health testing criteria are processed at the Public Health Laboratory. For cases that don't meet the above criteria, healthcare providers may order COVID-19 testing directly through commercial labs. Commercial labs are required to report positive test results to Public Health officials. Shasta County Health and Human Services Agency reports positive COVID-19 cases to the public. This site will be updated Monday-Friday by Noon.
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Shasta County media briefings and press releases are available on the Current News page.