Multiple officials are reporting a crisis situation in Washoe County from spiking COVID-19 cases and daily deaths.
Washoe County Health District
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Actualmente, al día se detectan tres casos y medio más que a principios de octubre, según datos del distrito de salud del condado de Washoe.
There are three-and-a-half as many COVID-19 cases now every day as in the beginning of October according to data from the Washoe County Health District.
Washoe County is seeing a continued rise in COVID-19 cases — currently ranked as very high on the region’s risk meter — and local hospital Renown requesting for the second time a medical structure outside its emergency department.
District Health officer Kevin Dick said Wednesday that the Washoe County Health District is recording a widespread community spread of COVID-19.
After a brief period of respite, Washoe County and Nevada as a whole are experiencing elevated disease transmission.
Washoe County District Health Officer Kevin Dick said the county is faced with a high number of active cases during this week’s COVID update.
As the county continues the long-haul on the road to recovery from COVID-19, the reopenings have remained messy for some businesses.
Washoe County has had more than 10,000 COVID-19 cases since March, with increasing numbers at the University of Nevada, Reno.
A second round of free drive-through flu shot clinics kicks off Wednesday at the Reno-Sparks Livestock Events Center.