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Klamath County Public Health officials reported two new cases of COVID-19 in the community on Wednesday, bringing the local count to 260.

This week’s count is 17.

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 over your nose and mouth in public spaces, including outdoors when six feet of social distance cannot be maintained.