Carson City Health and Human Services reported seven new positive cases and no additional recoveries of COVID-19 in the Quad-County region on Friday.
This brings the total number of cases to 227 with 155 recoveries and six deaths, 66 cases remain active.
The new cases are:
A female Carson City resident in her 30s
A male Carson City resident in his 20s
A male Carson City resident under the age of 18
A male Douglas County resident under the age of 18
A female Carson City resident in her 60s
A male Lyon County resident in his 50s
A male Carson City resident in his 30s
Carson City Health and Human Services is working to identify close risk contacts to prevent further spread of the disease. Due to medical privacy requirements and to protect their identity, no further information about the cases will be released.
Community-Based Testing for Quad-County Residents Without Symptoms
There are two community-based testing opportunities next week for Quad-County residents without symptoms. Testing is first come, first served, no appointments or reservations.
June 9, 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Carson High School (1111 N. Saliman Rd., Carson City)
400 tests available
June 10, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Fernley City Hall (595 Silver Lace Blvd, Fernley)
150 Tests available
Additional community-based testing opportunities will be announced as they become available.
For those who are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 or have questions, call the Quad-County COVID-19 Hotline Monday through Saturday, 8 am to 5 pm. Spanish speakers are available. The phone number is (775) 283-4789.