COVID-19

This new page on the Beat, as of March 18, 2020, will be dedicated to news on COVID-19 as we receive it. Some articles in front page news, in legal notices,  columns, in sports, in editorials or letters to the editor, as well as in local and non-local news releases may also pertain to COVID-19. So please look at all pages in the Beat for ongoing news.

The compiler of this weekly file said the government had no data for Thursday, Thanksgiving, or Friday, the day after. The writer noted things are looking better for Grant County.

See the PDF below:

SANTA FE - The New Mexico Department of Health (DOH) encourages New Mexicans to have a safe and COVID-friendly Thanksgiving holiday. 

According to the CDC, the following safety precautions are recommended:

  • Protect those not yet eligible for vaccination such as young children by getting yourself and other eligible people around you vaccinated.
  • Wear well-fitting masks over your nose and mouth if you are in a public indoor setting or around others. The updated mask mandate can be found here. 
  • Avoid crowded, poorly ventilated spaces, including parties.

Twenty-one additional COVID-19 deaths, 7-Day positivity rate 12.2%

SANTA FE – New Mexico state health officials on Wednesday announced 1,409 additional COVID-19 cases. Per the state Department of Health, the most recent cases are:

420 new cases in Bernalillo County
40 new cases in Chaves County
13 new cases in Cibola County
4 new cases in Colfax County
17 new cases in Curry County
4 new cases in De Baca County
230 new cases in Doña Ana County
37 new cases in Eddy County
27 new cases in Grant County
4 new cases in Guadalupe County
1 new case in Hidalgo County
12 new cases in Lea County
19 new cases in Lincoln County
7 new cases in Los Alamos County
15 new cases in Luna County
81 new cases in McKinley County
45 new cases in Otero County
13 new cases in Quay County
32 new cases in Rio Arriba County
20 new cases in Roosevelt County
116 new cases in Sandoval County
82 new cases in San Juan County
9 new cases in San Miguel County
59 new cases in Santa Fe County
7 new cases in Sierra County
6 new cases in Socorro County
9 new cases in Taos County
5 new cases in Torrance County
6 new cases in Union County
69 new cases in Valencia County
3 new cases among New Mexico Corrections Department inmates at the Springer Correctional Center in Colfax County

The Department of Health on Wednesday reported twenty-one additional deaths in New Mexico related to COVID-19:

Twelve additional COVID-19 deaths, 7-Day positivity rate 12.1%

SANTA FE – New Mexico state health officials on Tuesday announced 1,189 additional COVID-19 cases. Per the state Department of Health, the most recent cases are:

373 new cases in Bernalillo County
1 new case in Catron County
13 new cases in Chaves County
15 new cases in Cibola County
8 new cases in Colfax County
16 new cases in Curry County
4 new cases in De Baca County
180 new cases in Doña Ana County
12 new cases in Eddy County
26 new cases in Grant County
1 new case in Guadalupe County
16 new cases in Lea County
3 new cases in Los Alamos County
10 new cases in Luna County
22 new cases in McKinley County
2 new cases in Mora County
18 new cases in Otero County
13 new cases in Quay County
14 new cases in Rio Arriba County
5 new cases in Roosevelt County
214 new cases in Sandoval County
80 new cases in San Juan County
13 new cases in San Miguel County
39 new cases in Santa Fe County
5 new cases in Sierra County
12 new cases in Socorro County
6 new cases in Taos County
7 new cases in Torrance County
3 new cases in Union County
33 new cases in Valencia County
2 new cases among individuals held by federal agencies at the Otero County Processing Center
2 new cases among New Mexico Corrections Department inmates at the Otero County Prison Facility
21 new cases among New Mexico Corrections Department inmates at the Springer Correctional Center in Colfax County

The Department of Health on Tuesday reported twelve additional deaths in New Mexico related to COVID-19:

Fourteen additional COVID-19 deaths, 7-Day positivity rate 12.0%
Saturday, November 20, Sunday, November 21, and Monday, November 22

SANTA FE – New Mexico state health officials on Monday announced 3,658 additional COVID-19 cases. Per the state Department of Health, the most recent cases are:

993 new cases in Bernalillo County
1 new case in Catron County
100 new cases in Chaves County
19 new cases in Cibola County
27 new cases in Colfax County
42 new cases in Curry County
5 new cases in De Baca County
737 new cases in Doña Ana County
60 new cases in Eddy County
75 new cases in Grant County
4 new cases in Guadalupe County
4 new cases in Hidalgo County
32 new cases in Lea County
29 new cases in Lincoln County
7 new cases in Los Alamos County
31 new cases in Luna County
130 new cases in McKinley County
3 new cases in Mora County
105 new cases in Otero County
17 new cases in Quay County
64 new cases in Rio Arriba County
15 new cases in Roosevelt County
246 new cases in Sandoval County
312 new cases in San Juan County
34 new cases in San Miguel County
242 new cases in Santa Fe County
30 new cases in Sierra County
32 new cases in Socorro County
45 new cases in Taos County
23 new cases in Torrance County
24 new cases in Union County
153 new cases in Valencia County
12 new cases among individuals held by federal agencies at the Otero County Processing Center
2 new cases among New Mexico Corrections Department inmates at the Central New Mexico Correctional Facility in Valencia County
1 new case among New Mexico Corrections Department inmates at the Northwest New Mexico Correctional Center in Cibola County
2 new cases among New Mexico Corrections Department inmates at the Otero County Prison Facility

The Department of Health on Monday reported fourteen additional deaths in New Mexico related to COVID-19:

This report is created by Simon Wheaton-Smith, a local researcher, every Friday afternoon. It aims to show COVID trends as they affect us in Grant County. The data is presented to the best of his ability. Before relying on it, please verify the data yourself. Please see PDF report below.

Twenty-five additional COVID-19 deaths, 7-Day positivity rate 12.2%

SANTA FE – New Mexico state health officials on Friday announced 1,844 additional COVID-19 cases. Per the state Department of Health, the most recent cases are:

488 new cases in Bernalillo County
1 new case in Catron County
58 new cases in Chaves County
14 new cases in Cibola County
8 new cases in Colfax County
46 new cases in Curry County
224 new cases in Doña Ana County
29 new cases in Eddy County
24 new cases in Grant County
3 new cases in Guadalupe County
1 new case in Harding County
19 new cases in Lea County
17 new cases in Lincoln County
2 new cases in Los Alamos County
17 new cases in Luna County
59 new cases in McKinley County
3 new cases in Mora County
56 new cases in Otero County
20 new cases in Quay County
36 new cases in Rio Arriba County
66 new cases in Roosevelt County
124 new cases in Sandoval County
257 new cases in San Juan County
22 new cases in San Miguel County
104 new cases in Santa Fe County
11 new cases in Sierra County
22 new cases in Socorro County
25 new cases in Taos County
18 new cases in Torrance County
4 new cases in Union County
58 new cases in Valencia County
6 new cases among individuals held by federal agencies at the Otero County Processing Center
1 new case among New Mexico Corrections Department inmates at the Central New Mexico Correctional Facility in Valencia County
1 new case among New Mexico Corrections Department inmates at the Roswell Correctional Center

The Department of Health on Friday reported twenty-five additional deaths in New Mexico related to COVID-19:

Twenty-three additional COVID-19 deaths, 7-Day positivity rate 12.3%
SANTA FE – New Mexico state health officials on Thursday announced 1,790 additional COVID-19 cases. Per the state Department of Health, the most recent cases are:

469 new cases in Bernalillo County
61 new cases in Chaves County
11 new cases in Cibola County
8 new cases in Colfax County
31 new cases in Curry County
305 new cases in Doña Ana County
51 new cases in Eddy County
30 new cases in Grant County
5 new cases in Guadalupe County
1 new case in Harding County
2 new cases in Hidalgo County
11 new cases in Lea County
20 new cases in Lincoln County
19 new cases in Los Alamos County
19 new cases in Luna County
72 new cases in McKinley County
2 new cases in Mora County
48 new cases in Otero County
13 new cases in Quay County
28 new cases in Rio Arriba County
12 new cases in Roosevelt County
96 new cases in Sandoval County
254 new cases in San Juan County
15 new cases in San Miguel County
65 new cases in Santa Fe County
13 new cases in Sierra County
36 new cases in Socorro County
10 new cases in Taos County
7 new cases in Torrance County
2 new cases in Union County
73 new cases in Valencia County
1 new case among individuals held by federal agencies at the Otero County Processing Center

The Department of Health on Thursday reported twenty-three additional deaths in New Mexico related to COVID-19:

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