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One new case of COVID-19 was detected in Tuolumne County on Friday, while Calaveras County had five.

The new case in Tuolumne County was identified as a man in his 40s. Additional information was not provided about Calaveras County’s new cases.

Staff at the Tuolumne County Public Health Department continued to promote a Pfizer vaccine clinic that’s scheduled to take place Tuesday.

Anyone age 16 or older may register for an appointment for Tuesday’s clinic at https://myturn.ca.gov/, or by calling 833-422-4255.

Questions about MyTurn and the registration process can be directed to the department at Health@tuolumnecounty.ca.gov, or (209) 533-7440.

See below for the latest statistics and information on testing and vaccination opportunities:

Statistics

All data current as of April 30 unless otherwise noted:

Tuolumne County

Total cases: 4,105 (2,688 community; 1,417 SCC inmates)

Deaths: 64

Recovered: 2,613

Active cases: 11

Active hospitalized: 0

Tests conducted: 90,995

Vaccines given: 37,402

Calaveras County

Total cases: 2,095

Deaths: 52

Recovered: 2,029

Active cases: 14

Active hospitalized: 0

Tests conducted: 40,090

Vaccines given: 30,120

California: 3,638,132 total cases; 60,467 deaths; 60,015,928 tests conducted; 29,846,479 vaccines given.

United States: 32,315,363 total cases; 575,551 deaths.

World: 150,793,484 total cases; 3,170,879 deaths.

Sources: Tuolumne County Public Health Department, Calaveras County Public Health Division, California Department of Public Health, John Hopkins University.

Testing

When you should get tested: Five days after travel or close contact with others outside of your household; as soon as possible if experiencing symptoms; and/or every 14 to 28 days if regularly working with the public.

Testing is available from:

• Local health care providers;

• Adventist Health Sonora, call first: (209) 536-5166;

• OptumServ state testing sites: The Mother Fairgrounds, 220 Southgate Drive, Sonora — 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays; and Groveland Youth Center, 18950 Highway 120 — 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday.

Appointments to state testing sites are recommended and can be scheduled at www.lhi.care/covidtesting or by calling (888) 634-1123.

Vaccinations

• The Tuolumne County Public Health Department: To find out if you’re eligible and register for available vaccination clinics, visit: https://myturn.ca.gov/.

• CVS and Rite Aid stores in Tuolumne and Calaveras counties: Sign up at https://www.cvs.com/immunizations/covid-19-vaccine or www.riteaid.com/pharmacy/covid-qualifier.

• Adventist Health Sonora: Find out more information by going to www.adventisthealthsonora.org/covidvaccine or call (209) 536-5165.

• The Safeway pharmacy: Register at mhealthsystem.com/3127tuolumne.

• Twain Harte Pharmacy: Call (209) 586-3225 for information and appointments.

• The Calaveras County Public Health Division has a clinic at Frogtown, 2465 Gun Club Road, outside Angels Camp. Register for appointments at https://bit.ly/3dZqvDh or call (209) 419-7314.

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