Snohomish Health District calls on community to help curb increasing COVID-19 cases
Last updated 10/16/2020 at 5:44pm
As the most recent numbers show, COVID-19 is still very much circulating throughout Snohomish County.
The 2-week rolling case count through Oct. 10 was nearly 72 per 100,000. The Snohomish Health District has been receiving more than 60 new cases each day this week, with Thursday’s preliminary total of 114 new cases being the third highest day since the pandemic started.
It is fully anticipated that the case rate will increase significantly in next Monday’s update. There are some key takeaways from new cases that the district is asking the community to help mitigate: