Coronavirus Update is a local radio show that provides the latest information you need to know on local community strategies to slow the spread of the Coronavirus and protect yourself, your family and our community during this public health crisis. Brought to you by Gila/Mimbres Community Radio, Gila Resources Information Project, Healthy Kids, Healthy Communities Grant County and National Center for Frontier Communities.
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Coronavirus Update is broadcast live on Gila/Mimbres Community Radio 89.1 FM Silver City on Wednesdays at Noon and rebroadcast Wednesdays at 6 pm and Thursdays at 8 am
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As of today – Wednesday, August 12, 22,643 people have tested positive for COVID-19 in New Mexico, with 693 deaths, 134 currently hospitalized individuals, and 9,612 recoveries according to the New Mexico Department of Health.
Since last week Grant County has reported 3 additional cases with 71 total cases of COVID-19 with 28 recovered and 2 deaths.
According to the NM Department of Health, the spread rate dropped to 0.72 in New Mexico, a level well below the state’s target of 1.05 and an indication the number of infections is now on the decline.
In total, 640,337 COVID-19 tests have been performed in the state, with 5,990 having been conducted in Grant County.
More information at cv.nmhealth.org