Mitchell County Coronavirus Information and Updates

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LATEST UPDATES BELOW

NC Moving to Phase 3 on 10/2

Governor Cooper is moving North Carolina to Phase 3 Friday at 5 p.m. with the easing of some restrictions. He cautioned that some safety measures must remain in place in order to continue the battle against COVID-19 spread. The...Read More

Toe River Health District COVID-19 Update 9/30

TOE RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT PRESS RELEASE Ledger, NC (September 30, 2020).Weekly CoVID numbers. Avery County: Community: 209 total positive cases, 183 recovered, 25 active, and 1 death. The prison has 196 total positive cases, 181 recovered, 15...Read More

15 new positive CoVID-19 cases in Mitchell County

TOE RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT PRESS RELEASE Ledger, NC (September 28, 2020). CoVID numbers as of today. Mitchell County Health Department had 15 new positive CoVID-19 cases today. This number includes two families and several individuals. All individuals...Read More

NCDHHS Updates Nursing Home Visitation Order

As North Carolina’s key metrics continue to remain stable and strong infection prevention and control requirements remain in place, the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services today issued a Secretarial Order updating visitation guidelines for nursing homes...Read More

Toe River Health District COVID-19 Update 9/26

TOE RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT PRESS RELEASE Ledger, NC (September 26, 2020). CoVID numbers as of today. Avery County: Community: 0 new positive community cases, 203 positive community cases, 187 recovered in the community, 15 community members active,...Read More

Toe River Health District COVID-19 Update 9/23

TOE RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT PRESS RELEASE Ledger, NC (September 23, 2020). Toe River Health District, Yancey, Mitchell and Avery Counties, were notified today, about the following positive cases in our district. Avery County:Community:6new positive community cases today...Read More

NCDHHS Updates on COVID-19

NEW Resource: Campaigns and Marketing Overview with ideas on how to use marketing materials to educate and inform your community on testing, tracing, and prevention. We encourage you to use this resource and the campaign materials available on the...Read More

Toe River Health District COVID-19 Update 9/21

TOE RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT PRESS RELEASE Ledger, NC (September 21, 2020). Toe River Health District, Yancey, Mitchell and Avery Counties, were notified today, about the following positive cases in our district. Avery County:Community:2new positive community cases today...Read More

Toe River Health District COVID-19 Update 9/20

TOE RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT PRESS RELEASE Ledger, NC (September 20, 2020). Toe River Health District, Yancey, Mitchell and Avery Counties, were notified today, about the following positive cases in our district. Avery County: Community: 0 new positive...Read More

Toe River Health District COVID-19 Update 9/19

Ledger, NC (September 19, 2020). Toe River Health District, Yancey, Mitchell and Avery Counties, were notified today, about the following positive cases in our district. Avery County: Community: 0 new positive community cases today which leaves them...Read More

Toe River Health District COVID-19 Update 9/18

TOE RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT PRESS RELEASE Ledger, NC (September 18, 2020). Toe River Health District, Yancey, Mitchell and Avery Counties, were notified today, about the following positive cases in our district. Avery County: Community: 1 new positive...Read More

Toe River Health District COVID-19 Update 9/17

TOE RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT PRESS RELEASE Ledger, NC (September 17, 2020). Toe River Health District, Yancey, Mitchell and Avery Counties, were notified today, about the following positive cases in our district. Avery County: Community: 3 new positive...Read More

Toe River Health District COVID-19 Update 9/16

TOE RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT PRESS RELEASE Ledger, NC (September 16, 2020). Toe River Health District, Yancey, Mitchell and Avery Counties, were notified today, about the following positive cases in our district. Avery County: Community: 2 new positive...Read More

Toe River Health District COVID-19 Update 9/15

TOE RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT PRESS RELEASE Ledger, NC (September 15, 2020). Toe River Health District, Yancey, Mitchell and Avery Counties, were notified today, about the following positive cases in our district. Avery County: Community: 0 new positive...Read More

Toe River Health District COVId-19 Update 9/14

TOE RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT PRESS RELEASE Ledger, NC (September 14, 2020). Toe River Health District, Yancey, Mitchell and Avery Counties, were notified today, about the following positive cases in our district. Avery County: Community: 2 new positive...Read More

Toe River Health District COVID-19 Update 9/13

TOE RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT PRESS RELEASE Ledger, NC (September 13, 2020). Toe River Health District, Yancey, Mitchell and Avery Counties, were notified today, about the following positive cases in our district. Avery County: Community: 1 new positive...Read More

Toe River Health District COVID-19 Update 9/12

TOE RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT PRESS RELEASE Ledger, NC (September 12, 2020). Toe River Health District, Yancey, Mitchell and Avery Counties, were notified today, about the following positive cases in our district. Avery County: Community: 2 new positive...Read More

Toe River Health District COVID-19 Update 9/11

TOE RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT PRESS RELEASE Ledger, NC (September 11, 2020). Toe River Health District, Yancey, Mitchell and Avery Counties, were notified today, about the following positive cases in our district. Avery County: Community: 2 new positive...Read More

Toe River Health District COVID-10 Update 9/9

TOE RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT PRESS RELEASE Ledger, NC (September 9, 2020). Toe River Health District, Yancey, Mitchell and Avery Counties, were notified today, about the following positive cases in our district. Avery County had 1 new positive...Read More

Toe River Health District COVID-19 Update 9/8

TOE RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT PRESS RELEASE Four Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 in Yancey County One Confirmed Case of COVID-19 in Mitchell County Zero Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 in Avery County Ledger, NC (September 8, 2020). Toe River...Read More

Toe River Health District COVID-19 Update 9/6

TOE RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT PRESS RELEASE Two Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 in Yancey County Zero Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 in Mitchell County One Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 in Avery County Ledger, NC (September 6, 2020). Toe River...Read More

Toe River Health District COVID-19 Update 9/5/20

TOE RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT PRESS RELEASE Zero Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 in Yancey County Zero Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 in Mitchell County Three Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 in Avery County Ledger, NC (September 5, 2020). Toe River...Read More

71 New COVID-19 cases in Avery County

TOE RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT PRESS RELEASE Two Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 in Yancey County One Confirmed Case of COVID-19 in Mitchell County Seventy One Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 in Avery County Ledger, NC (September 4, 2020). Toe...Read More

Toe River Health District Update – 9/3

TOE RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT PRESS RELEASE Eight Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 in Yancey County One Confirmed Case of COVID-19 in Mitchell County Two Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 in Avery County Ledger, NC (September 3, 2020). Toe River...Read More

Avery County – First COVID-19 Death

TOE RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT PRESS RELEASE Ledger, NC:Avery County Health Department, a part of Toe River Health District, was notified today of its first CoVID-19 associated death in Avery County. The individual was in their 60’s. To...Read More

Toe River Health District Update 9/2

TOE RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT PRESS RELEASE Five Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 in Yancey County Zero Confirmed Case of COVID-19 in Mitchell County Five Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 in Avery County Ledger, NC (September 2, 2020). Toe River...Read More