COVID cases hit record high
January 13, 2022
Mason County recordwed 657 COVID-19 cases in the past week, according to the Division of Emergency Management.
There were 362 cases recorded from Jan. 7 to 9. The county recorded five died last week, including a woman in her 60s, two women in their 70s, a man in his 70s and a man in his 80s. The county’s pandemic death toll is 89.
The seven-day case rate per 100,000 people is at 798.2 and the 14-day case rate is at 1,352.6. Nine people were hospitalized with COVID as of Tuesday and the county is 55.3% fully vaccinated.
Mason County Superior Court has suspended jury trials until Feb. 11...