EDITOR’S NOTE: Klamath County Public Health did not release COVID-19 numbers on May 3, because staff were on a national accreditation deadline.

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Klamath County Public Health (KCPH) officials report 123 new cases of COVID-19. The total number of cases is now 4,184.

There are 87 cases to date this week, including 52 yesterday and 35 today.


On Saturday, there were 36 new cases assigned to the county and one transferred from another county to Klamath County. Cases are assigned to the county of residence. In the week that concluded Saturday, Klamath County had a total of 293 new COVID-19 cases.

KCPH provides a weekly news release on Mondays, allowing for a recap of the previous week and information about risk levels. Daily updates will continue via Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/KCPublicHealth, and at https://www.publichealth.klamathcounty.org/coronavirus.

Information from Oregon Health Authority can be found at https://www.oregon.gov/oha/erd/pages/covid-19-news.aspx and https://public.tableau.com/profile/oregon.health.authority.covid.19#!/#!%2F.