Humboldt County Public Health reported today that the county has confirmed one new COVID-19 death, a resident in their 80s or older, since its last report Dec. 28.
One new hospitalization was reported and, according to a state database
, six people are currently hospitalized with the virus locally, including one receiving intensive care. The death reported today is Humboldt County's 164th since the pandemic began.
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