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Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

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Daily Awareness – May 5, 2020

Posted on May 5, 2020

The state has 4,031 cases of Covid-19 according to the NM Health Website, while 81,720 tests have been performed. 5 new deaths yesterday bringing our total to 156 statewide all having underlying medical conditions. 181 people remain hospitalized with COVID-19, while 842 people have recovered.  Hot zones remain Bernalillo, McKinley, Sandoval, Dona Ana and San Juan counties. 229 tests have been performed in Sierra County with one positive case of COVID-19 being reported.

If you need food, email food@sierraco.org or call the county administrative office (575) 894-6215. The email should include your name, address, phone number, and the number of people in the home. We have currently provided food to 346 people in Sierra County.

Don’t forget to do your census while staying at home during this period. Take a few minutes out of your day to fill out the form or go online to my2020census.gov/ (You do not need a Census ID to fill out the census online).