Category: COVID-19

Public Health Announces Another COVID-19 Death; Mendocino County’s Total is Now 14

🗣Most significant information gained from this evening’s infographic update provided by Mendocino County Public Health:
📍 There has been a death related to COVID-19 in the Ukiah area . According to Mendocino County’s Deputy Chief Executive Officer Sarah Dukett, the decedent is a Latino male over 60 years old.
📍11 patients were released from isolation in the last 24 hours.
📍 Currently, there are a total of 1,721 pending tests for COVID-19.

The Eighth Sherwood Oaks Patient Perishes Marking the Thirteenth COVID-19 Death in Mendocino County

🗣Most significant information gained from this evening’s infographic update provided by Mendocino County Public Health:
📍Though the Sherwood Oaks outbreak has been contained, the virus’s initial spread amongst patients continues to cause death with an eighth death announced today by Public Health
📍Some of the noteworthy statistics include that 59.6% of cases are from the Hispanic community thought that community only makes up 25.8% of the county’s population according to the US Census Bureau. 74.9% of Mendocino County’s cases originate in the Ukiah Valley. 58.6% of the county’ positive COVID-19 cases are between the ages of 19-49.

Mendocino County Adds Two More COVID-19 Deaths Totaling 12 All Since July 1

🗣Most significant information gained from this evening’s infographic update provided by Mendocino County Public Health:
📍With two more deaths of Mendocino County residents of COVID-19, that brings the county’s total to 12. The county has been in the grips of the pandemic since March, yet the first death occurred on July 1 meaning all 12 deaths have occurred in the last 49 days.
📍Despite theories in the community that the source of Mendocino County’s COVID-19 infections is tourism, the dashboard data makes clear that the majority of transmissions is related to close contacts (45%) while work/out of county travel accounts for a mere 5.4% of cases.

The State’s Data Lag Catches-Up with Mendocino County Officially Placing the County on the Watchlist

Nearly three weeks after Mendocino County officials announced the County’s COVID-19 trends would lead to placement on the State of California’s watchlist. Governor Gavin Newsom announced officially yesterday that Mendocino County has been added to the watchlist. Mendocino County’s Public Health Officer Dr. Noemi Doohan has reiterated during […]