Covid-19 update A yellow hole in a purple donut

Covid steady in county, but outlook not good elsewhere

As Covid-19 spreads wildly across America, Mariposa County remains in good shape — for now.

“We are seeing the start of a third wave on the West Coast,” said Dr. Eric Sergienko, public health officer for the county.

Though much of that wave has stayed away from the county, Sergienko said now is the time to be as vigilant as possible, especially given the fact the counties surrounding Mariposa County are seeing cases rise quickly.

“We’re the yellow hole in the purple donut,” said Sergien...

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