April 23 Update

Mitchell County Health Department:

4-23-2020 Toe River Health District Numbers

Regardless of the number of positive cases, community spread is in our region. If you follow these precautions you are choosing to protect yourself form COVID-19.

• Stay at home, especially when you’re sick
• Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth
• Wash your hands often
• Cover your cough and/or sneeze
• Clean and disinfect touch surfaces often

Avery- 72 People Tested
67 Negative Results
5 Pending Results
0 Positive Results

Mitchell- 105 People Tested
97 Negative Results
3 Pending Results
5 Positive (Of those 5, 1 case is active, and 4 have recovered)

Yancey- 81 People Tested
79 Negative Results
2 Pending Results

To ensure that your questions get a timely response, please call your local health department.

Avery Co. Health Department (828)-733-6031
Mitchell Co. Health Department (828)-688-2371
Yancey Co. Health Department (828)-682-6118

Governor Cooper Extends Stay at Home Order Until May 8th.

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