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More Than 2,000 New Coronavirus Cases Reported On Central, South Coasts Over Saturday-Monday Period


More than 2,000 new coronavirus cases were reported on the Central and South Coasts for the Saturday through Monday period.

Ventura County had 1289, Santa Barbara County 470, and San Luis Obispo County 333.  The region’s total now tops the 42,000 mark since the start of the pandemic.

One death was reported over the weekend, bringing the county’s three-day total to 369. Ventura County has had 189 deaths, Santa Barbara County 138, and San Luis Obispo County 42.

Lance Orozco has been News Director of KCLU since 2001, providing award-winning coverage of some of the biggest news events in the region, including the Thomas and Woolsey brush fires, the deadly Montecito debris flow, the Borderline Bar and Grill attack, and Ronald Reagan's funeral.