Whitman County confirms nine new COVID-19 cases

All new patients are aged 20-39 years; they 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 1,180 cases. 

Of the new patients, six females and three males are aged 20-39 years, according to a press release from the Whitman County Emergency Operations Center. They are all stable and self-isolating. 

Residents are reminded to wear masks and practice social distancing while in public.