Wed. Aug 12th, 2020

UPDATE: Governor holds press conference July 9

SANTA FE (KSMX)- An additional seven cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in Eastern New Mexico along with 290 new cases throughout the state.

Curry County has now had 207 cases confirmed and Quay County has had 9 cases confirmed. Roosevelt County remains at 74 cases.

Per the state Department of Health, the most recent cases are:

  • 99 new cases in Bernalillo County
  • 14 new cases in Chaves County
  • 1 new case in Cibola County
  • 6 new cases in Curry County
  • 53 new cases in Doña Ana County
  • 9 new cases in Eddy County
  • 3 new cases in Grant County
  • 1 new case in Hidalgo County
  • 12 new cases in Lea County
  • 2 new cases in Lincoln County
  • 1 new case in Luna County
  • 23 new cases in McKinley County
  • 1 new case in Otero County
  • 1 new case in Quay County
  • 5 new cases in Rio Arriba County
  • 16 new cases in Sandoval County
  • 18 new cases in San Juan County
  • 10 new cases in Santa Fe County
  • 2 new cases in Taos County
  • 8 new cases in Valencia County
  • 5 new cases among New Mexico Corrections Department inmates at the Otero County Prison Facility

Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham announced she will hold a press conference to update the state on its effort to contain COVID-19 today at 4:00 pm.