SPENCER ECHON | DAILY EVERGREEN FILE
A male patient aged over 80 years died today, bringing the total of COVID-related deaths to 14.
Five individuals tested positive for COVID-19 today, raising Whitman County’s total to 1,792 cases, according to a press release from the Whitman County Emergency Operations Center.
Of the new patients, one female is aged 1-19 years, according to the press release. One female and one male are aged 20-39 years. Two females are aged 60-79 years.
Six patients are currently hospitalized, according to the press release. All others are stable and self-isolating.
Residents are reminded to wear masks, maintain social distancing and avoid large gatherings.