Pressure put on regional health care as Covid-19 transmission increases

Covid-19 cases are continuing to climb as the omicron variant is taking the reins, mirroring the state of surge that took place last winter.

Hospitalizations are once again rising in the state, and in the region as of late.

Three Mariposa County Unified Schools have shut down due to high numbers of individuals infected. County employees are also testing positive from recent holiday gatherings.

“(It’s) no surprise,” Dr. Eric Sergienko, the county health officer told the Mariposa County B...

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