Whitman County confirms 30 new positive COVID-19 cases

County has running total of 3,247 cases, 39 COVID-19-related deaths

LOREN NEGRON, Evergreen editor-in-chief

From Feb. 6-12, 30 individuals tested positive for COVID-19, raising Whitman County’s total to 3,247.

There have been a total of 39 COVID-19-related deaths as of Feb. 12. A total of 86 people have been hospitalized in the county, according to Friday’s press release from the Whitman County Emergency Operations Center.

Of the new cases, one female and four males are aged 0-19 years. Nine females and four males are aged 20-39 years. Three females and five males are aged 40-59 years. Three females and one male are aged 60-79 years, according to press releases from the county’s EOC.

WSU Pullman has a running total of 2,052 positive COVID-19 cases and 11 active cases as of Feb. 10, according to the WSU COVID-19 Dashboard.