We have changed the format of our announcements to have the most recent changes of information at the top of the report.

There are 3 sections to this new report layout:

  1. New: Information that is new to this announcement and has never been reported
  2. Updated: Information that has been reported but has changed
  3. Important: Information that has been reported but is still important and has not changed.


  • For the food box events, we handed out 800 food boxes to the community in April 2020.
  • Due to supplies running out yesterday, there will be NO community food box event today.
  • For next month’s community food box event in May 2020, we are having it at a single location: the Hoopa Fire Station
    • The time will still be 12 PM to 4 PM
  • TANF will be handing out a food box tomorrow, May 1st from 2 PM to 4 PM. There will be CURBSIDE SERVICE ONLY, and visitors will be asked to follow social distancing protocols.
    • Be advised: there are income eligibility requirements for these TANF food boxes, thus please bring a photo ID with you.


    • Humboldt County: 2,159 tests conducted (+73 additional since last report)
    • K’ima:w Medical Center: 63 tests conducted (+7 additional since last report)
    • K’ima:w Medical Center: 9 pending (+3 additional since last report)


    • Humboldt County: 2 active cases (+1 additional since last report)
    • K’ima:w Medical Center: 1 active case (+0 additional since last report)
  • Stay-at-Home order is active in Hoopa, CA due to COVID-19 Pandemic
    • Curfew is currently in effect from 10 PM to 4 AM every day
    • Face Coverings are required in areas where social distancing cannot be followed
    • More information about our active orders can be found on our website at HoopaOES.org
  • The boards around the valley will be updated once daily and reflect the previous 24 hours or weekend.
  • Elders can order groceries from the store for delivery or pickup
    • For details please call (530) 625-1013
  • A free 1/2 cord of firewood can be ordered for community elders (ages 65 and over) 
    • Please call (530) 625-8100
  • If any Hoopa Tribal workers need help applying for unemployment benefits, please contact the Hoopa Human Resources Department at 530-625-9200.
  • If anyone local needs help to apply for Stimulus Checks online, please make an appointment at the Hoopa TANF Resource Center at 530-625-4816.
  • Hoopa Grocery Store will now stay open from 6 AM to 9 PM
    • For more details on their operations please call (530) 625-1013
  • Hoopa Mini Mart/Gas Station will now stay open from 7 AM to 9 PM
    • For more details on their operations please call (530) 625-4341
  • Humboldt County
    • The County has recently limited the types of services in operation, and the list can be found on the Hoopa OES website.
    • The County is also requiring people to wear facial coverings in specific settings, effective on Friday, April 24th, 2020. 
      • This County Health Order states people must wear a facial covering before they enter: 
        • Any indoor facility except for their own residence
        • Any enclosed space
        • Any outdoor space where individuals are unable to maintain at all times a distance of six feet from others.