ORANGE COUNTY, CA — An additional 582 Orange County residents were diagnosed with coronavirus Thursday, raising the cumulative case count to 67,167. Nine additional residents have died as a result of coronavirus, raising the county’s death toll to 1,537 as hospitalizations continue to climb.
In response to the rapid rise in coronavirus cases across the Southland, all purple tier counties will begin a mandatory 10 p.m. curfew, per the governor’s office. Sheriff Don Barnes of the Orange County Sheriff’s Department says that they will take an “education first” standing, while they assess the governor’s order.
“At this time, we will