Humboldt County Public Health reported today that the county has confirmed two COVID-19 deaths since its last report April 13: One was a resident age 80 or older and the other an individual in their 70s.
Two new hospitalizations were also reported today but, according to a state database
, five people are currently hospitalized with the virus locally, including two under intensive care, and there is another suspected COVID-19 hospitalization. The deaths reported today are the 144th and 145th in Humboldt County since the pandemic began.
Find the full public health press release, which includes a schedule of upcoming vaccination clinics, here