Positive COVID-19 case count rises to 47

Patient is male aged 20-39 years; he is stable and isolating at home

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JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen news editor

Another positive COVID-19 case has been confirmed in Whitman County, bringing the county’s total to 47. 

The patient is a male aged 20-39 years, according to a press release from the Whitman County Emergency Operations Center. He is stable and isolating at home. 

The number of negative cases in the county can be viewed on Washington State Department of Health’s website, according to the press release. However, the number of positive and negative cases is less than those reported on Whitman County Public Health’s website

The Daily Evergreen is currently investigating this discrepancy.