Updated figures from the state brought totals in Nevada to 258,050 cases of COVID-19 and 3,698 deaths from the disease caused by the new coronavirus.
Control Board Chairman Brin Gibson issued a notice to more than 400 nonrestricted licensees asking them to conduct a three-question survey of resort employees.
The new high in fatalities came just eight days after the state broke the previous high mark of the coronavirus pandemic.
The updated figures posted to the state Department of Health and Human Services’ coronavirus website brought cumulative totals for Nevada to 253,985 cases and 3,596 deaths.
Nevada on Tuesday reported 2,593 new coronavirus cases and 46 additional deaths, according to state data.
A Las Vegas attorney filed a class action lawsuit Monday urging Gov. Steve Sisolak to prioritize COVID-19 vaccinations for those 65 and older.
On a day when total cases topped 250,000 in the state, Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak will hold a press conference at 5 p.m. to provide an update on the state’s COVID-19 mitigation and immunization efforts.
On a day when total cases topped 250,000 in the state, Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak conducts a press conference to provide an update on the state’s COVID-19 mitigation and immunization efforts.
The state Department of Health and Human Services on Monday reported, 1,681 new cases of COVID-19 and 33 additional deaths over the preceding day.
The state ranked 44th, landing alongside neighboring California, Arizona and Idaho.