New Mexico COVID-19 cases: 28,487 (+263)
San Juan County, NM COVID-19 cases: 3,307 (+12)
New Mexico COVID-19 Deaths: 865 (+6)
[San Juan County, NM Deaths: 198 (+1)]
New Mexico COVID-19 Recoveries: 16,020 (+195)
The state Department of Health is updating its dedicated COVID-19 webpage, viewable here: cv.nmhealth.org.
Daily NM COVID-19 Statistics: 28,487 (+263) cases, 859 Deaths (+6)
The Department of Health on Friday also reported 12 new cases and one additional death in San Juan County, New Mexico related to COVID-19.
*Updated* Navajo Nation COVID-19 Cases Total: 10,237 (+26), 552 Deaths (+1)
The total number of deaths is now 552 as of Friday. Reports indicate that 7,248 individuals have recovered from COVID-19, and 104,569 COVID-19 tests have been administered. The total number of positive COVID-19 cases is now 10,237.
Youth Sports, Overnight Camping part of Health Order Changes
An amended emergency public health order, which will be effective through mid-October, will permit youth sports conditioning and skills development, with no more than 10 individuals in any one group, in accordance with COVID-Safe Practices. Competitive contact play remains off-limits. In addition, New Mexicans may overnight camp at most state parks in groups of no more than 10. That change will be effective Oct. 1.
Cares Act Grants to Local Governments & Businesses
The following are eligible expenses for small business grants: Business continuity: Non-owner employee payroll Rent Scheduled mortgage payments Insurance Utilities Marketing Business redesign: Reconfiguring physical space Installing plexiglass barriers Purchasing web-conferencing or other technology to facilitate work-at-home PPE for employees Temporary structures to mitigate the spread of COVID-19
Update: NM Public Health Order Changes Explained
-Houses of worship may operate at 40% of maximum occupancy. -Indoor dining service at 25% of maximum occupancy. -Museums with static displays may operate at 25% capacity. -School Opening Plans Detailed
7 Fort Lewis College Students Isolate Over COVID-19 Concerns
Residents moving in this week to on-campus housing were required to test and all other students and employees were highly encouraged to test. Four tested positive for COVID-19 and three had inconclusive results and are being retested and currently following isolation protocols.
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