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COVID-19

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.

Current News

Current News

Shasta County live media briefings and press releases.

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Answers to common questions, including testing.

Temporary Office Hours

Temporary Office Hours

Office closures, limited hours, or changes in service (for government and medical).

Resources

Resources

Food, business, parenting, schooling, etc.

What Should You Do?

What Should You Do?

Confused? Find out what you can do based on your scenario.

Taking Care of Yourself

Taking Care of Yourself

Managing this stressful situation.

Prevention

Prevention

Tips to avoid spreading the infection.

Medical Professionals

Medical Professionals

Information specifically for medical professionals.

Latest Local Statistics

COVID-19 in Shasta County - Updated April 6, 2020

Total Confirmed Cases 20
People who tested negative
(public and private labs)
446 
Travel Related 4
Person-to-Person Spread * 0
Community Acquired ** 2
Unknown 14
Deaths 3

* 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.

Statistics and Maps

Current News

Shasta County media briefings and press releases are available on the Current News page.