Coronavirus cases surge in California, steady uptick in SLO County

June 8, 2020

Coronavirus cases are on the rise in California, with newly confirmed cases spiking on Friday at 3,600.

More than 70 percent of coronavirus cases in the state are located in a handful of Southern California counties. On the other side of the spectrum, 10 counties currently have one or fewer active cornavirus cases.

Los Angeles County remains the epicenter with 48 percent of cases and 57 percent of coronavirus deaths in California.

In San Luis Obispo County, during the past four days, there have been 11 newly confirmed coronavirus cases, or 2.8 per day. Of those; three were in Nipomo; two in San Luis Obispo; and one each in Atascadero, Arroyo Grande, Templeton, and Morro Bay.

Of the 299 confirmed coronavirus cases in SLO County, 268 individuals have recovered, and one has died. Of those still suffering from the virus, there are five people in the hospital – with three in intensive care, and 25 recuperating at home.

Cases by city:

  • Paso Robles — 122
  • Atascadero — 40
  • Nipomo — 29
  • Arroyo Grande — 24
  • San Luis Obispo — 21
  • CMC — 11
  • Templeton — 10
  • Pismo Beach — 9
  • San Miguel — 9
  • Morro Bay — 7
  • Other county cases — 17

As of Monday afternoon, there have been 132,605 positive cases, and 4,657 deaths in California.

Currently, more than 2,025,440 U.S. residents have tested positive for the virus, and 113,049 have died.

In addition, the number of people infected with the virus worldwide continues to increase: 7,183,906 cases with 408,028 dead.


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Wildrnes

Wow! A 3.5% mortality rate. We have a 96.5% chance of survival. Not too shabby.


DocT

The more tests that are done, the more “case” numbers will increase. Period.


There remains very, very few people who are actually sick with/from Covid and only one death of a person with Covid, although that person was statistically going to die anyways, same as most of the deaths from/with Covid.


Bottom line: This is a giant nothing burger. There is no statistical increase in deaths. Quite the contrary, there is an overall DECREASE in deaths this year compared to the last several.


All they’ve done is shift the causes of death on the certificate and thus into the mcdata base.


Lake of the Ozarks on Memorial day was supposed to be a super-spreader event. Zero cases.

Liberty University never closed…..dozens/scores of students were slated to get sick and die…..Zero cases.


Are we really this gullible? Is our ability to think and reason 100% subject to the media’s signalling? Have we totally lost our minds along with our rights?


mercut1469

“This is a giant noting burger.”


Good to know. I’m sure you’re right so I just booked my airline ticket to Tulsa for the Trump rally next week. Got a new MAGA hat! What could go wrong???


slogirl

All you naysayers, told ya! What’d you expect, thst its gonna just go away? Lol fat chance. Only gonna get worse now that we’ve relaxed, allowed the protesting BS in


Gramelin

Are the consequences of the Holiday weekend about to hit us?


Rambunctious

And probably the protests….


Fleet

It was most certainly not the looting protesters, they all were wearing masks and practicing social distancing.


kayaknut

or do we have to wait 10 -14 days for the post protest spike?


copperhead

..or of the protests