Public Health warns of COVID-19 spike in Hayfork, Weaverville

Trinity County Public Health (TCPHB) announced 19 additional positive coronavirus cases, bringing the total to 34 confirmed cases in less than two weeks.

Posted: Nov 9, 2020 4:23 PM
Updated: Nov 10, 2020 3:41 AM

TRINITY COUNTY, Calif. – Trinity County Public Health (TCPHB) announced 19 additional positive coronavirus cases, bringing the total to 34 confirmed cases in less than two weeks.

Health officials said this takes part in increasing community spread identified at this time in Weaverville and Hayfork. Read More

TCPHB said it identified sectors that are potential sources of exposure and spread. The public is being asked to monitor for symptoms consistent with coronavirus and consider getting tested if you visited the following locations:

  • Bars in Hayfork on or around Halloween night.
  • Hayfork Hotel on October 31, 2020, between the hours of 8 p.m. and 11:30 p.m.
  • Any Bars or gatherings, such as weddings or parties in Hayfork between the dates of October 24, 2020, and November 8, 2020.
  • In-person church services in Weaverville between the dates of October 24, 2020, and November 8, 2020.
  • Wiley’s Supermarket and Hayfork Discount Groceries Between October 30 and November 3, 2020.
  • Holiday Market on Friday, November 6, 2020, between the hours of 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

“The Surveillance and Control Team (SCT) is reaching out to the California Department of Public Health and local and state Emergency Operations Partners to procure added Case Investigators (CIs) and Contact Tracers (CTs) to meet the demand associated with this level of cases and in anticipation of many more positive cases to come,” said TCPHB in a news release Monday.

Public Health said there will be drive-thru mobile testing sites available this week. The first is on Thursday, Nov. 12, from 8 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. at the Trinity Alps Performing Arts Center. The second is on Friday, Nov. 13, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Solid Rock Church in Hayfork.

Click Here for updates on coronavirus cases across the North State.

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