Robert Perea, The Fernley Reporter
Community-based COVID-19 testing for residents without symptoms will be available next Wednesday, June 10 from 4-6 p.m. at City Hall. No appointment is necessary, and 150 tests will be available.
The tests are part of the community-based testing being done by the Quad-County Emergency Operations Center. Testing is also available June 9 from 8-11 a.m. at Carson High School.
The Quad-County EOC reported one new case in Lyon County and a total of seven new cases in the Quad-County region on Friday.
The new Lyon County case is a man in his 50s. He is the county’s 81st confirmed case. There have been 48 recoveries in Lyon County, with one death. In the most recent update by Carson City Health and Human Services, 34 of Lyon County’s cases were in the 89408 zip code, as of 6 p.m. June 4.
In the Quad County region, there have now been 227 total cases, 155 recoveries and six deaths. Six Quad-County residents are currently hospitalized due to COVID-19.