Kern has two deaths so far

Kern County's coronavirus case count edged up by nine from Sunday, the Kern County Health department reported.
At 10 a.m., there were 239 total cases in the county with 234 of them confirmed in Kern County residents.

The valley region of the county now has 41 cases, an increase of two over Sunday. That area includes Taft as well as Wasco, Shafter, McFarland and Delano.

There have been 4,900 coronavirus tests administered in Kern County with 2,823 people testing negative and 1,840 tests still pending.

The county is still reporting two deaths.