Lassen Cares reports 147 active community cases, 35 deaths

As of the Tuesday, Sept. 28 numbers, there are 147 active community cases of COVID-19 in Lassen County, 3,179 recovered, 6 current hospitalizations and there have been 35 deaths: A total of 3,367 community cases — an increase of 12 new cases.

About 15.6 percent of the active cases are fully vaccinated residents, and 0 percent of current hospitalized residents are fully vaccinated, according to Lassen Cares.

Additionally, there have been 7,716 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

At the local correctional institutions, Lassen Cares reports there is 0 active cases, 2,043 recovered and two deaths at High Desert State Prison. Additionally, there are 0 active cases and 1,423 recovered cases at CCC, and 112  active and 261 recovered at FCI Herlong.