A member of Governor Steve Sisolak’s staff based in the Capitol Office in Carson City has received a positive diagnostic test for COVID-19 after developing symptoms over this past weekend. The Office has followed all public health procedures and protocols in response. The staffer has been interviewed and the contact tracing effort is underway to ensure all close contacts are notified and informed of next steps in accordance with public health guidelines. The staffer has not had in-person contact with the Governor since mid-September. The full press release from the Governor’s Office can be found HERE.
As of today, almost 1.1 million tests have been given in Nevada, and there have been 82,916 positive cases. The daily positivity rate is 8.4%. More information with Nevada-specific data can be found HERE.
The COVID-19 county tracker can be found HERE.
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