Holidays likely cause of spike in Covid cases

Eric SergienkoTotaling 13 cases by Monday of this week so far, Mariposa County has seen an increase in positive Covid-19 cases, with a total of 46 cases last week — a surge predicted most likely due to holiday gatherings.
The new cases reported since Dec. 29 are associated with both travel and “multi-generational” family gatherings according to Dr. Eric Sergienko, the Mariposa County health officer.
“We’re going to see more of those over the next week and a half or so as people come back from w...

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