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FILE - In this Friday, May 1, 2020 file photo, a northbound truck crosses the Modoc County line in Northern California along the high Sierra's eastern front, about 160 miles north of Reno, Nev., near Likely, Calif. The rural California county that was the first to defy state shutdown orders intended to prevent spread of the coronavirus has recorded its first cases of COVID-19. Lightly populated Modoc County in the far northeast corner of the state has two confirmed cases of COVID-19 from the same household, according to a county Public Health Department press release Tuesday, July 28, 2020.The department said it was identifying people who may have had close contact with the individuals, who have not been hospitalized. The department also asked anyone who patronized a local bar to call in. (AP Photo/Scott Sonner, File)

FILE - In this Friday, May 1, 2020 file photo, a northbound truck crosses the Modoc County line in Northern California along the high Sierra's eastern front, about 160 miles north of Reno, Nev., near Likely, Calif. The rural California county that was the first to defy state shutdown orders intended to prevent spread of the coronavirus has recorded its first cases of COVID-19. Lightly populated Modoc County in the far northeast corner of the state has two confirmed cases of COVID-19 from the same household, according to a county Public Health Department press release Tuesday, July 28, 2020.The department said it was identifying people who may have had close contact with the individuals, who have not been hospitalized. The department also asked anyone who patronized a local bar to call in. (AP Photo/Scott Sonner, File)

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