CARES Act Helps Fund In-Person Learning

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 04, 2021 / comments

[Dina Gentry, EDCOE Communications Director]

Through a strong partnership between the El Dorado County Chief Administrative Office, El Dorado County Board of Supervisors, El Dorado County Office of Education (EDCOE) and 15 school districts, $5 million of Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act funding helped school sites and county-wide educational programs provide in-person instruction during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

EDC COVID-19 Vaccine Roll-Out Hits Education and Childcare

by Placerville Newswire / Jan 18, 2021 / comments

[Cris Alarcon, 1-18-21]

Over 3,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine scheduled to arrive this week as Educators and child care providers are scheduled to start getting shots.

Pfizer brand vaccine (1,950 to arrive week of Jan. 18th)

Moderna brand vaccine (1,300 to arrive week of Jan. 18th)

The shot are scheduled in eight (8) population/employment segments. Four "Phases" that are divided into subdivisions.  The schedule of vaccinations started in mid-January and will continue through the Summer.

EDC Covid-19 Report 1-12-21

by Placerville Newswire / Jan 12, 2021 / comments


El Dorado County COVID Report 1-7-21

by Placerville Newswire / Jan 07, 2021 / comments

[By INEDC, 9:46]

69 New Cases Confirmed Today
176 New Cases Confirmed Yesterday
 6,461 Total Confirmed Cases of El Dorado County Residents

2 New Deaths Today
4 New Deaths Yesterday
 33 Total Deaths of El Dorado County Residents

163 New Recoveries Today
135 New Recoveries Yesterday
 4,847 Total Recoveries of El Dorado County Residents

County Has Surge in Deaths from COVID

by Placerville Newswire / Jan 06, 2021 / comments

[Cris Alarcon - Various sources]

Today 4 new COVID caused deaths were reported. This comes after 3 more were reported yesterday, for a total of 7 deaths reported in the last two days. 

Of the 40 people in the hospital for COVID-19, 12 are in the ICU.

176 New cases reported and 135 Recovered cases reported today.
New cases exceeded Recovered cases by 41 in the last day.

Case information reported January 6, 2021: