On June 19th, the Pacific County Public Health and Human Services notified the public of an additional positive case of COVID-19 in Pacific County. Based on the change to testing and confirmation criteria, this case will no longer be considered a positive case. This was the only affected case. Pacific County’s updated positive COVID-19 case count is at 17 with five active cases.

The Pacific County Public Health and Human Services Department strongly encourages the public to maintain social distancing by limiting non-essential travel, and practice personal protective measures to include, washing hands often with soapy water for at least 20 seconds, avoid touching your face, and wearing a face covering in public. For up to date information and guidance about how to keep yourself and your family healthy, please visit: www.pacificcountycovid19.com.