Whitman County’s COVID-19 case total rises to 70

Four new patients tested positive; all are stable, self-isolating

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JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen news editor

Four new people have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing Whitman County’s total to 70 cases. 

Three of the patients are aged 20-39 years, two male and one female, according to a press release from the Whitman County Emergency Operations Center. The fourth patient is a female aged 40-59 years. They are all stable and self-isolating. 

Residents are reminded to practice social distancing and wear masks to prevent the spread of COVID-19, according to the press release.