Mariposa Gazette

County is ‘status quo’ with Covid-19

Vaccines for children six months to five years approved

Mariposa County recently recorded their first hospitalization in over a month due to Covid-19.

Mariposa County Public Health Officer Dr. Eric Sergienko said it was an older, unvaccinated individual who was hospitalized. He explained people are typically being sent home with antivirals as opposed to being hospitalized.

“This has been the theme,” he said, noting there are far fewer hospitalizations in the wave the county has been in since late April/early May. The worst wave was Omicron whic...

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