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Positivity rate increases with 195 new covid cases, one death 01/05/2021

Published January 7, 2021

Total Confirmed Cases: 8,463


Confirmed Cases Sunday 1/3 and Monday 1/4/2021: 43 Sunday, 152 Monday


Negative Tests Sunday 1/3 and Monday 1/4/2021: 477


Negative Tests To Date: 110,765


Total Tests to Date: 119,228


Currently Hospitalized in Shasta County: 45


Currently in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU): 10


Available ICU Capacity: 29.8%


In Isolation: 504 (estimate)


Active Cases: 549 (estimate)


Released from Isolation to Date: 7,835


Total Deaths: 79

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