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The highly contagious BA.5 subvariant of COVID-19 has been officially detected in Shasta County 07/11/2022

Published July 13, 2022

As of July 6, almost 700 locals had tested positive for COVID over the last two weeks but the county had not yet detected the highly contagious BA.5 subvariant of COVID locally. That changed later last week, says Amy Koslosky, a Supervising Community Education Specialist with Shasta County Health and Human Services Agency.


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