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4-08 covid-19

Klamath County Public Health officials reported 10 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday. The local case count is 2,762.

One case was in the statewide database on Saturday and was assigned to the week of February 14-20. That week’s total was 31. The reporting week runs from Sunday through Saturday.

This week’s total is nine.

To protect yourself:

n Keep your distance by maintaining six feet of social or physical distancing between yourself and others.

n Wash your hands frequently with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, utilizing hand sanitizer when washing facilities are not available.

n Sanitize surfaces that are often touched.

n Avoid gatherings of any size where social or physical distancing is not possible.

To protect others around you:

n Cover coughs and sneezes.

n Stay home when sick.

n Wear a clean mask in public spaces, including outdoors when six feet of social distance cannot be maintained.