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Posted on: February 17, 2021

[ARCHIVED] 8 new COVID-19 cases in Klamath County

Klamath County reports 8 new cases of COVID-19

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Klamath County Public Health (KCPH) officials report eight new cases of COVID-19. The local case count is 2,736. 

This week’s total is 15. The reporting week runs from Sunday through Saturday.

To protect yourself:

  • Keep your distance by maintaining six feet of social or physical distancing between yourself and others.
  • Wash your hands frequently with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, utilizing hand sanitizer when washing facilities are not available.
  • Sanitize surfaces that are often touched. 
  • Avoid gatherings of any size where social or physical distancing is not possible.

To protect others around you:

  • Cover coughs and sneezes.
  • Stay home when sick.
  • Wear a clean mask in public spaces, including outdoors when six feet of social distance cannot be maintained. 

 

Sex

Cases

Deaths

Male

1,248

25

Female

1,488

28

Unknown

Total

2,736

53

  

Age group

Cases

Deaths

0-14

172

15-19

157

20-29

537

30-39

422

40-49

420

1

50-59

367

3

60-69

349

8

70-79

213

12

80 and over

99

29

Not available

Total

2,736

53

 

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