Health Officials are Overwhelmed

Washoe County’s active cases of COVID-19 are up to 11,787. The number of deaths is also climbing. The disease has killed 60 Washoe County residents in December, alone. There are so many new daily cases that the Washoe County Health District’s investigators are scaling back. “Our disease investigators are overwhelmed and we’re no longer able to keep up with all of our confirmed cases, this according to health official kevin dick.