Coronavirus Testing Available Thursday In Laughlin

18 Positive Cases Reported In Laughlin Through Sunday

Paul Ihander
July 09, 2020 - 5:33 am
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Clark County and the Southern Nevada Health District are offering free COVID-19 testing for Laughlin residents on Thursday, July 9, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Laughlin Junior/Senior High School, 1900 Cougar Drive. Testing will be offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Participants will need to bring identification and face coverings.

 “We are pleased to provide this additional opportunity for Clark County residents in Laughlin to get tested for COVID-19,” said Commissioner Michael Naft, whose district includes Laughlin.  It is important that as many people as possible, in all parts of our community, have access to testing so that we can continue to gather factual, science-based data,”

Eighteen positive cases of the coronavirus have been identified in Laughlin as of July 5, according to the Southern Nevada Health District website. However, people can have the virus and not have symptoms.