Sierra County has performed 2,681 tests of Covid-19 with one new case reported yesterday bring the total to 17 or 0.6%. The New Mexico State Veterans’ Home released a statement confirming the first positive case of a resident there last Wednesday, while Sierra Health Care Center had one staff member confirmed. According to the New Mexico Health website total recovered in Sierra County is 3.
Hot zones in the state remain McKinley, San Juan, Bernalillo, Dona Ana, and Sandoval counties. Statewide there have been 15,841 positive cases of Covid-19 and 6,496 have fully recovered.
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Help Sierra County with their broadband study by taking a quick internet survey and speed test. Visit our website at sierraco.org then click on the “Services” button across the top and take the BROADBAND SURVEY & SPEED TEST.