Whitman County reaches 39 positive COVID-19 cases

Three new patients are male; one person remains in hospital

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SPENCER ECHON | DAILY EVERGREEN FILE

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen reporter

Three new individuals have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing Whitman County’s case total up to 39. 

Two patients are males aged 40-59 years, according to Monday’s press release from the Whitman County Emergency Operations Center. 

A third patient is a male aged 60-79 years, according to Tuesday’s press release from Whitman County EOC. He is stable and isolating at home.

Of the 38 cases, 31 have recovered, according to the press release. Six patients are stable and self-isolating. One patient is in the hospital.

At least 1,789 individuals have tested negative for COVID-19, according to the Whitman County Health Department website.