Fresno County reports 489 new COVID-19 cases, 1 more death

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FRESNO COUNTY, California (KSEE/KGPE) — Fresno County health officials announced 489 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday afternoon.

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That brings the county’s overall cases to 6,599.

One more person died from the virus, health officials said. That brings the death toll to 78 in the county.

Thirty-two more people were reported to have recovered — bringing recoveries to 1,401 people in the county.

The county’s percentage positive jumped to 9.1% State guidelines require counties to meet an 8% or less threshold, and it is a factor in business closures.

Note: COVID-19 data updates often. The numbers in this story were accurate at the time of its writing.

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