The New Mexico Department of Health reported 879 new cases of COVID-19 in the state on Thursday (Oct. 14), including 11 new cases in Taos County. The total number of cases in the county currently stands at 2,304.
While 20 additional deaths connected to COVID-19 were reported for the state on Thursday, no new deaths have been reported in Taos County. The total death toll in the county remains at 61. There have been a total of 4,919 deaths in New Mexico.
Statewide, a total of 262,954 cases have been reported since the beginning of the pandemic, with 233,065 recoveries, according to NMDOH. A total of 369 individuals were hospitalized for COVID-19 as of Oct. 14.
Call the Health Hotline – (855) 600-3453 if you have flu-like symptoms, or have been in contact with a confirmed case or have returned from out-of-state travel.
Call the Social Services Hotline – (833) 551-0518 if you have questions about school closures, meal programs, child care, unemployment, emergency loans, etc.