Whitman County confirms 51 new COVID-19 cases

County total is 707 cases; all patients are stable, self-isolating

CHERYL AARNIO, Evergreen reporter

Fifty-one individuals tested positive for COVID-19, bringing Whitman County’s total to 707.

Fifteen people in the age range 0-19 tested positive, according to a press release from the Whitman County Emergency Operations Center. Of those, eight are female and seven are male. In the 20-39 age range, 15 females and 20 males tested positive. One female aged 40-59 also tested positive. They are stable and self-isolating.

Residents are reminded to wear a mask and maintain social distancing.