Whitman County confirms nine new COVID-19 cases

County total is now 844 cases; all patients are stable and self-isolating

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JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen news editor

Nine individuals tested positive for COVID-19, bringing Whitman County’s total to 844 cases. 

Of the new patients, one female and one male are aged 1-19 years, according to a press release from the Whitman County Emergency Operations Center. Six patients are aged 20-39 years, four are female and two are male. One male is aged 40-59 years. They are all stable and self-isolating. 

Residents are reminded to wear masks and practice social distancing.