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Covid-19 update: Delta, Gamma coronavirus variants show up in Shasta County 07/01/2021

Published July 2, 2021

Public health has confirmed two Shasta County residents tested positive for the virulent Delta strain of the coronavirus, and one resident tested positive for the Gamma strain.

Both variants of the virus are associated with spikes in case numbers, hospitalizations and COVID-19 deaths, according to the CDC.

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