Lassen Cares recently announced a 25th county resident died as a result of COVID-19.
As of the Aug. 20 update, there are 114 active cases in Lassen County, 2,332 recovered, 6 current hospitalizations and there have been 25 deaths: A total of 2,477 community cases.
Additionally, there have been 7,520 single vaccine doses administered by Lassen County Public Health. This does not reflect the vaccines provided by other organizations in the area. The local public health department is still offering vaccines, and appointments can be made at myturn.ca.gov.
At the local correctional institutions, Lassen Cares reports there are 10 active cases, 2,025 recovered and two deaths at High Desert State Prison. Additionally, there are 1 active cases and 1,366 recovered cases at CCC, and 0 active and 235 recovered at FCI Herlong.