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1 death and 139 new cases, asymptomatic people pass on half of all new cases 01/20/2021

Published January 22, 2021

Total Confirmed Cases: 9,750


Hospitalized in Shasta County: 52


In Isolation: 448 (estimate)


Active Cases: 500 (estimate)


Confirmed Cases Tuesday: 139


Currently in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU): 7


Available Regional ICU Capacity: 30.5%


Released from Isolation to Date: 9,127


Negative Tests Tuesday: 564


Number of Tests in the Past 14 Days (+ and -): 8,842


Total Tests: 131,726


Deaths: 123

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