COVID cases climb as restrictions loosen
Health department: keep masking up and social distancing
Last updated 10/16/2020 at 12:07pm
Transmission of COVID-19 continues to increase throughout Snohomish County and around the state. After eight weeks of sustained decreases through the summer, the rolling two-week case rate and number of cases reported daily https://www.snohd.org/546/Local-Case-Counts has been steadily climbing since late-September.
While the heat map shows a concentration of new cases in south county, primarily along the I-5 and Highway 99 corridors, that aligns with denser populations. When looking at the case rate map, which calculates the number of cases over a two-week period compared to the population...