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BREAKING NEWS - "Box Elder County to move into the Green Phase"

BOX ELDER COUNTY – By Cari Doutre – September 10, 2020

Utah Governor Gary Herbert announced on Thursday, September 10, that Box Elder County will be moving to the Green Phase, the state’s minimal level of COVID-19 (coronavirus) restrictions, starting Friday, September 11.

Utah moved to the Yellow Phase (low risk) on May 16. The move from Orange Phase (moderate risk) to Yellow Phase was made after the state determined “Utah’s efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19 have been working,” stated the Utah Department of Health's website.

“Finding a new normal won’t be instant, like flipping a switch, it’ll be more like gradually moving a dial,” it added.


The Bear River Health Department (Box Elder, Cache and Rich counties) and The Utah Department of Health both update statistics daily.

Here’s where Box Elder County and Utah case counts and statistics are as of Thursday, September 10, 2020.

Box Elder County:

- 460 confirmed cases of COVID-19

- Zero (0) currently hospitalized

- 412 recovered

- Five (5) deaths

Cache County:

- 2,232 confirmed cases of COVID-19

- One (1) currently hospitalized

- 1,987 recovered

- Six (6) deaths

Rich County:

- 11 confirmed cases of COVID-19

- 0 currently hospitalized

- 11 recovered

- 0 deaths

Utah Department of Health:

- 56,019 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Utah

- 430 deaths


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