OES Report for June 10, 2020

NEW Information that has never been reported before. Hoopa OES and Hoopa Police have partnered to test Relay Pro communications devices for elders. Essentially they are walkie talkies that utilize cell service. Hoopa Police dispatch will be monitoring the communications as they have a 24/7 operation. The goal is to allow for 2 way communication…

xPost: Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order on Safe, Secure and Accessible General Election in November

Our take: Governor Newsom signed an executive order to allow for voting to be conducted in the following: Requires counties to provide three days of early voting starting the Saturday before election day. Requires ballot drop-box locations be available between October 6 and November 3. Allows counties to consolidate voting locations, with at least one…

OES Report for June 2, 2020

NEW Information that has never been reported before. To help our community make safer choices, we are now reporting information on surrounding county numbers. Hoopa OES and the Tribal Council are developing a survey for tribal members to add input on how to spend the CARES Act funding to help fight COVID-19 in our community.…

xPost: June 2, 2020 – Humboldt continues ‘moving forward at a steady pace’: What you can do in the meantime

Humboldt County Just released the following: Humboldt County continues to move forward with a gradual and strategic reopening of our local economy. While new guidance for additional business reopenings was released by the Governor’s Office this week, Humboldt County Health Officer Dr. Teresa Frankovich reminds the public that the local reopening process takes time. “It’s…

OES Report for June 1, 2020

NEW Information that has never been reported before. To help our community make safer choices, we are now reporting information on surrounding county numbers. Hoopa OES and the Tribal Council are developing a survey for tribal members to add input on how to spend the CARES Act funding to help fight COVID-19 in our community.…

Request for Proposal for Masks

The Hoopa Valley Tribe’s COVID-19 Response Team is seeking proposals from interested parties to provide 500 handmade cloth masks. Individuals seeking to submit proposals must be 18 years or older. Masks must be completed and delivered by May 15, 2020. All Proposals must include the following: A design template that will be used for masks.…

Humboldt County Surveys

Humboldt County supplied a list of three surveys for the community. We have added the surveys below for you to fill out. 1. Community Survey on Non-Essential Business Reopening Administered by: County of Humboldt-Emergency Operations Center Link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/DXDVYJN Target Audience: All Humboldt County residents Frequency: Once per person Deadline: Friday, May 1, at 5 p.m. Topics: Which non-essential businesses in Humboldt…

Report for April 28, 2020

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: New: Infomation that is new to this announcement and has never been reported Updated: Information that has been reported on but has changed Important:…

Evening Report: April 17th, 2020

Current cases in Humboldt County Total confirmed positive cases: 52 (+0 since last report) Total tests conducted: 1,614 (+49 since last report) Percentage of tests returned positive: 3.22% These case numbers were retrieved from the Humboldt County website.Current cases at K’ima:w Medical Center  Total tests conducted: 35 (+4 since the last report) Total confirmed positive cases: 1 (+0 since last report) Percentage of tests returned…

Morning Report: April 16, 2020

Current cases in Humboldt County Total confirmed positive cases: 52 (+1 since last report) Total tests conducted: 1,504 (+49 since last report) Percentage of tests returned positive: 3.46% These case numbers were retrieved from the Humboldt County website. Current cases at K’ima:w Medical Center  Total confirmed positive cases: 1 (0 since the last report) Total tests conducted: 31 (+1 since last report) Percentage of tests…

COVID-19 and the Flu

We wanted to share some more education on COVID-19 and the misconception that it is like the flu. The following video from VOX does a great job of describing the ease of transmission and why it is vital to stop it before it gets out of control. It should be no surprise that our best…

Our Progress and Plan

Today marks 2 weeks since our team formed. We wanted to give the community an update on what we have worked on and what we plan to do moving forward. In the first week, we concentrated on forming our team and getting the right people in the right positions to best serve our community. We…

Morning Report: March 27, 2020

Current Cases in Humboldt County 12 total confirmed cases 2 new cases yesterday 11 active cases 1 recovered case 1 case is hospitalized Current Cases in Hoopa, CA  0 Positive cases 6 patients have been tested 6 Negative test results have come back COVID-19 Response UpdateUpdates from the Office of Emergency Services COVID-19 Response Team:…

Evening Report: March 26, 2020

Current Cases in Humboldt County 10 total confirmed cases No new cases today 9 active cases 1 recovered case Current Cases in Hoopa, CA  0 Positive cases 5 Negative test results have come back 1 Pending case COVID-19 Response UpdateUpdates from the Office of Emergency Services COVID-19 Response Team: Digital Road signs have been placed. …

Morning Report: March 26, 2020

Current Cases in Humboldt County 10 total confirmed cases No new cases today 9 active cases 1 recovered case Current Cases in Hoopa, CA  0 confirmed positive cases COVID-19 Response UpdateUpdates from the Office of Emergency Services COVID-19 Response Team: Digital Road signs will be placed today.  The locations will be below Trinity Valley Elementary…

Morning Update: March 25, 2020

Current Cases in Humboldt County 5 Confirmed positive cases +3 New confirmed cases yesterday No Change today 1 Fully recovered 1 Recovered Current Cases in Hoopa, CA  0 Confirmed positive cases COVID-19 Response Update Updates from the Office of Emergency Services COVID-19 Response Team: Met with Tribal Council to obtain additional funding to get more…

Evening Update: March 24, 2020

Current Cases in Humboldt County 4 Confirmed positive cases +2 New confirmed case today 1 Fully recovered 1 Recovered Current Cases in Hoopa, CA  0 Confirmed positive cases COVID-19 Response UpdateUpdates from the Office of Emergency Services COVID-19 Response Team: Frozen meats, shelf-stable food items, and water for a food bank have been ordered. Digital…

Shelter in Place Information

The COVID-19 virus is advancing throughout the Country and the best action we can take is to slow its transmission rate. To accomplish this we have been informed through the Center for Disease Control (CDC) to practice Social Distancing. Today Humboldt County held a press conference and announced a Shelter-in-Place would go into effect tonight…

Order: Shelter in Place

Order of the Hoopa Valley Tribe directing all individuals living on the Hoopa Valley Indian Reservation to Shelter at their place of residence except that they may leave to provide or receive certain essential services or engage in certain essential activities and work for essential businesses and governmental services; exempting individuals experiencing homelessness from the…