Yancey County Coronavirus Information and Updates


Vaccination Information
Yancey County Health Dept at 828-682-6118
Mountain Community Health Partnership at 828-675-4116
Vaccination sites: 675-6266
(Health Department Drive Through Testing – Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat from 9-6)

Helpful Links
(Yancey County Government)
(Center for Disease Control)

(CDC COVID Data Tracker – *New)


LATEST UPDATES BELOW

COVID Update 11/29/21

The latest COVID-19 numbers for the Tri-County area, released by the Toe River Health District, showed a decrease in new positive cases detected in Avery, Mitchell and Yancey Counties. In all 3 counties most of the new...Read More

COVID Update 11/22/21

The latest COVID-19 numbers for the Tri-County area, released by the Toe River Health District, showed a big increase in new positive cases detected in Yancey county and a slight decrease in Avery and Mitchell Counties.  In...Read More

COVID Update 11/15/21

The latest COVID-19 numbers for the Tri-County area, released by the Toe River Health District, showed an increase in new positive cases detected in Yancey, Avery Counties and a decrease in Mitchell County. The health department is...Read More

COVID Update 11/8/21

The latest COVID-19 numbers for the Tri-County area, released by the Toe River Health District, showed an increase in new positive cases detected in Yancey, Avery and Mitchell Counties. During the period from November 1st to November...Read More

COVID Update 11/1/21

The latest COVID-19 numbers for the Tri-County area, released by the Toe River Health District, showed a decrease in new positive cases detected in Yancey and Avery Counties and a slight increase in Mitchell. During the period...Read More

COVID-19 Booster Shots Now Available

To strengthen and extend protections against severe illness, North Carolinians who have been fully vaccinated with the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines may now be eligible to receive a booster dose. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and...Read More

COVID Update 10/25/21

The latest COVID-19 numbers for the Tri-County area, released by the Toe River Health District, showed a decrease in new positive cases detected in Mitchell and Avery Counties and a slight increase in Yancey. During the period...Read More

COVID Update 10/18/21

The latest COVID-19 numbers for the Tri-County area, released by the Toe River Health District, showed an increase in new positive cases detected in Mitchell and Avery Counties and a decrease in Yancey. During the period from...Read More

New COVID-19 Numbers from Toe River Health District

The latest COVID-19 numbers for the Tri-County area, released by the Toe River Health District, show a continued decrease in new positive cases detected. During the period from Tuesday, October 4th through Sunday, October 10th  Mitchell County...Read More

COVID-19 Booster For High Risk Groups

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Centers for Disease Control (CDC) have authorized and recommended “booster” vaccine shots for high-risk groups who received the Pfizer vaccine. Boosters strengthen and extend protections against severe illness from COVID-19. There is...Read More

COVID Update 10/4/21

The latest COVID-19 numbers for the Tri-County area, released by the Toe River Health District, show a slight decrease in new positive cases detected. During the period from September 28th to October 3rd Yancey County had 61...Read More

COVID Update 9/29/21

The latest COVID-19 numbers for the Tri-County area, released by the Toe River Health District, show a decrease in new positive cases in Yancey and Avery Counties and a small increase in Mitchell County. During the period...Read More

COVID Update 9/21/21

The latest COVID-19 numbers for the Tri-County area, released by the Toe River Health District, show a small decrease in new positive cases in Yancey and Mitchell Counties and an increase in Avery County. During the past...Read More

COVID Update – 9/14/21

Here are the COVID-19 numbers for the Tri-County area during the past 7 days, released by the Toe River Health District. Yancey County had 139 new positive cases detected; Mitchell County reported 97 and Avery County with...Read More

COVID-19 – Sept 1st

Here are the COVID-19 numbers for the Tri-County area from September 1st, released by the Toe River Health District. Yancey County had 43 new positive cases detected; Mitchell County reported 40 and Avery County with 28. If...Read More

Yancey County Schools Press Release

YANCEY COUNTY SCHOOLS PRESS RELEASE: Dear Yancey County School Students, Employees and Parents, It has been great to see all of you back on our campuses this school year. After reflecting on the last two weeks, we...Read More