Local COVID-19 cases were down slightly

(SKAGIT COUNTY)- Skagit County’s 7-day COVID-19 case rate has decreased by 4 percent since last week and the 7-day hospitalization rate has remained unchanged since last week at 11.5 per 100k. One new COVID-19 related death was reported in Skagit County, according to a news release from the county. Skagit County remains at a “High” disease transmission level.