FILE —A sign taped to a locker reads “Please wear your mask on campus” Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2020, at La Salle High School in Union Gap, Wash.

Yakima County crossed the 12,000 mark Wednesday as the Yakima Health District announced 32 new COVID-19 cases.

The new cases bring the total to 12,014 since the district began counting in March. Deaths from the disease remained at 231 countywide. The district hasn’t reported a new death since Friday.

COVID-19 hospitalizations were at 14 countywide, down two from Tuesday. Intubations were also down; there were three on Tuesday but none Wednesday.

An additional 43 people are now considered to have recovered, bringing that total to 11,058.

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Reach Pat Muir at pmuir@yakimaherald.com.