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1 death, 122 new covid cases 12/16/2020

Published December 17, 2020

Total Confirmed Cases: 6,927

 

Hospitalized in Shasta County: 65

 

In Isolation: 559 (estimate)

 

Active Cases: 624 (estimate)

 

Confirmed Cases Tuesday: 122

 

Currently in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU): 15

 

Available Regional ICU Capacity: 28.1%

 

Released from Isolation to Date: 6,239

 

Negative Tests Tuesday: 760

 

Negative Tests to Date: 97,164

 

Total Tests: 104,091

 

Deaths: 64

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