Whitman County confirms 57 new COVID-19 cases

Pullman has had 147 COVID-19 cases in last two weeks

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CHERYL AARNIO, Evergreen deputy news editor

Fifty-seven individuals tested positive for COVID-19, which brings Whitman County’s total number of cases to 2,067.

Of the new cases, six females and five males are aged 0-19 years, according to a press release from the Whitman County Emergency Operations Center. Nineteen females and 13 males are aged 20-39 years. Five females and five males are aged 40-59 years. One female is aged 60-79 years. Two females and one male are over 80 years old.

Pullman has had 147 COVID-19 cases in the previous two weeks.

Three people are in the hospital. All other patients are stable and self-isolating. 

Residents are reminded to take steps to lower the risk of COVID-19 over the holidays.