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2 Additional COVID-19 Deaths Reported; Face Coverings Mandatory Starting May 1

| 6:45 PM

The number of local COVID-19 deaths went up by two and total cases saw a record increase for a second day in a row with an additional 183 confirmed cases, the County Health and Human Services Agency announced today.

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Two Alternate Care Facilities Ready for Patients

| 12:20 PM

With positive cases of COVID-19 on the rise, the County of San Diego is continuing its preparations for a potential surge of patients requiring hospitalization. The County unveiled an alternate care facility at Palomar Medical Center in Escondido Thursday.

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One Additional COVID-19 Death Reported; San Diegans Encouraged to Take Stay Home Pledge

| 5:55 PM

A new COVID-19 death was reported in San Diego, bringing the region’s total to 18, the County Health and Human Services Agency announced today. The latest death was of a man in his 70s.