County surpasses 1,000 total with new cases confirmed

Ages, sexes of patients unknown; county health department has not issued updates since Friday

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JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen news editor

Forty individuals tested positive for COVID-19 since Friday, bringing Whitman County’s total to 1,015 cases. 

The ages and sexes of the new patients are not listed on the Washington State Department of Health’s website

Around 3,620 total tests have been conducted in the county, according to the website.  

No new press releases have been issued by the Whitman County Emergency Operations Center since Friday. Whitman County Public Health’s website has not been updated since Friday.