Humboldt County Public Health reported today that the county has confirmed one new COVID-19 death, a resident in their 70s, since its last report Nov. 30.
Nine new hospitalizations were reported and, according to a state database
, 18 people are currently hospitalized with the virus locally, including two receiving intensive care. The death reported today is Humboldt County's 162nd since the pandemic began.
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