Mitchell County Coronavirus Information and Updates

Helpful Links
Child Care Hotline – 888-600-1685
(What to do if you are sick)
(Mitchell County Government)
(COVID-19 Case Count in North Carolina)


LATEST UPDATES BELOW

First COVID-19 Pediatric Death in North Carolina

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is reporting the first COVID-19-associated pediatric death in North Carolina. A child in the central part of the state died June 1 from complications associated with COVID-19 infection....Read More

Toe River Health District Report – 06/04/2020

6-4-2020 Toe River Health District Numbers Message from Diane Creek – Toe River Health District – I want to explain what happened with the numbers yesterday and today. We had another positive reported to us yesterday so...Read More

Positive Case #14 in Mitchell County

The Toe River Health District Announced another Confirmed Case of COVID-19 in Mitchell County yesterday.  The individual is in isolation. This makes a total of 14 positive cases in Mitchell County. Out of those 14 positive cases...Read More

NCDHHS Urges Congress to Extend P-EBT

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is requesting Congressional support to extend the Pandemic-Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) program to provide food for children beyond the traditional school calendar year. Extending P-EBT benefits through the summer months...Read More

COVID-19 Frontline Health Planning Project Underway

he North Carolina Bar Foundation and the North Carolina Pro Bono Resource Center have launched the COVID-19 Frontline Health Planning Project to assist healthcare workers and other essential employees who are on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic. Pro bono attorneys...Read More

9th Confirmed Case of COVID-19 in Mitchell County

The Mitchell County Health Department, part of Toe River Health District, was notified today that a Mitchell County resident has tested positive for novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). The individual has been and continues to be in isolation. This...Read More

Positive Case #12 in Yancey – #9 in Mitchell

Yancey and Mitchell Counties each registered another positive case of COVID-19 yesterday.  In a report from the Toe River Health District, this was the 9th positive case in Mitchell County and the 12th positive in Yancey County....Read More

Seminar to Help Law Students Impacted by COVID-19

The North Carolina Court of Appeals is responding to COVID-19’s impacts on law students by providing an online seminar this summer. The five-week series is designed to provide law students with practical knowledge and experience in what could otherwise...Read More

Second Confirmed Case of COVID-19 in Avery County

Ledger, NC (May 21, 2020). The Avery County Health Department, part of Toe River Health District, was notified that an Avery County resident has tested positive for novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). The individual is in isolation. Avery County...Read More

Two More Positive Cases in Mitchell County

  Ledger, NC (May 21, 2020). The Mitchell County Health Department, part of Toe River Health District, was notified today that two Mitchell County residents have tested positive for novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). These two make a total...Read More