Shasta Remains in Moderate Tier with 6 New Cases

Today’s statistics from Shasta County Health & Human Services.

COVID-19 INCIDENT UPDATE: September 9, 2020
Statistics from September 8, 2020
Total Confirmed Cases: 606

Hospitalized in Shasta County: 3

In Isolation: 17

Active Cases: 20

Confirmed Cases Tuesday: 6

Currently in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU): 1

In Quarantine: 104

Released from Isolation to Date: 574

Negative Tests Tuesday: 307

Negative Tests to Date: 38,127

Total Tests: 38,733

Deaths: 12

• We had a total of 6 new cases on Tuesday. All had symptoms and none are hospitalized. They are:
One teenage boy
One man in his 20s
Two men in their 30s
One man in his 60s
One woman in her 80s
• Shasta County remains in the orange (moderate) category of the new four-tier system after the state updated its weekly numbers yesterday. To move forward, a county must meet the next tier’s criteria for two consecutive weeks. If a county’s metrics worsen for two consecutive  weeks, it will be assigned a more restrictive tier. Learn more at – click “Data and Statistics” for additional data, and click “Roadmap to Recovery” to learn what is open in each tier.

• Anyone can be tested for COVID-19 and same-day appointments are often available. Average turnaround time for tests at the Shasta College site last week was 60 hours, or between 2 and 3 days. Go to and click on “Get tested” to find out the best option for you.

Resources: Website: Live maps:
Cooperating Agencies:
Shasta County Sheriff’s Office, CAL FIRE/Shasta County Fire Department, City of Redding, City of Anderson, City of Shasta Lake, Mercy Medical Center Redding, Shasta Regional Medical Center, Redding Rancheria Tribal Health Center, Shasta Community Health Center, Mountain Valleys Health Centers, Mayers Memorial Hospital District, Hill Country Community Clinic, Shingletown Medical Center

-from press release
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