Tuesday, April 20, 2021
Five new cases of COVID-19 and one death were reported yesterday in Sierra County. In the current 14-day period we have 15 cases and a 1.59% positivity rate, which means we will be going back to YELLOW on Wednesday. Since the beginning of the pandemic there have been 727 positive cases with 645 recovered and 47 deaths reported in the County according to the New Mexico Department of Health’s website.
Over 53% of Sierra County’s population have been partially or fully vaccinated for COVID-19.