"As people begin staying home less and attend gatherings, it is important to understand that the virus has not been eliminated, and there is no vaccine available to prevent people from getting this infection", health officials said in a statement.
The Ministry of Health announced this afternoon there have been no new cases of Covid-19 reported in the last 24 hour reporting period.
Local public health officials began announcing new confirmed cases of the coronavirus in southern OR and northern California as of Friday, May 22.
He added: "Going into the long weekend, the Dubois County Health Department and I want to emphasize the importance of continuing to follow our state and local guidelines to prevent COVID-19 spread".
There have been no further deaths reported.
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I understand it exists all across the country, but not NY . "It's not going to happen statewide", the governor said. Most of the illness and death continues to be in New York City and its immediate suburbs.
Due to Mason County being a small community, location data of positive cases will not be released to reduce the possibility of patient identification and to protect personal health information. The testing delay has made it hard for state officials to gauge how much COVID-19 is in the community. Identified positive cases are located throughout Mason County.
The Wood County Health Department has completed a contact investigation and notified those who were in contact with the individual.
As of Thursday morning, a total of 2,071 COVID-19 test results from Josephine County have returned negative. They can assist you in scheduling an appointment at Mason Health's Drive Thru COVID-19 testing.
The number of people recovered remains at 1455, or 97 percent of all confirmed and probable cases.
There have been a total of 1,308 negative test results, and 64 tests remain pending.