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Posted on: July 7, 2021

July 7, 2021 - 6 New Cases Reported Today; 3 New Hospitalizations

Six new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Humboldt County today. There were also three new hospitalizations, including two people in their 40s and one in their 60s. The total number of county residents who have tested positive now stands at 4,614.

Public health officials continue to stress vaccination as the best tool against COVID-19 infection. Vaccine is available at Public Health clinics listed below and at most local pharmacies.  

Walk-ins are welcome at Public Health clinics, or sign up in advance at See the clinic schedule for the next seven days below. 

Samoa – Wednesday, July 7, from 3 to 6 p.m.

          Samoa Women’s Club (115 Rideout Ave.)

          Pfizer/Johnson & Johnson 

Fortuna – Thursday, July 8, from 3 to 6 p.m.

          Humboldt Senior Resource Center (3200 Newburg Road)

          Pfizer/Johnson & Johnson 

Arcata – Saturday, July 10, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

          Arcata Farmers’ Market (Arcata Plaza, 808 G St.)

          Pfizer/Johnson & Johnson 

Blue Lake – Sunday, July 11, from noon to 1:30 p.m.

          Annie & Mary Day Celebration (Blue Lake Resource Center, 111 Greenwood Ave.)

          Pfizer/Johnson & Johnson 

Arcata – Sunday, July 11, from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

          Arcata United Methodist Church (1761 11th St.)

          Pfizer/Johnson & Johnson 

The Pfizer vaccine is approved for children as young as 12 years old. Minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. The Johnson & Johnson vaccine is authorized for those 18 and older.

These vaccines, as well as Moderna, may also be found at many local pharmacies. Check availability at, or text a ZIP code to 438829 to find a participating pharmacy nearby. Most pharmacies allow walk-ins. 

The California Vax for the Win incentive program continues to offer residents who get vaccinated a $50 virtual cash or grocery card while supplies last. See for details about this state program.

View the Humboldt County Data Dashboard online at, or go to to download today’s data. 

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