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Whitman County confirms 27 new COVID-19 cases

Whitman County confirms 27 new COVID-19 cases

CHERYL AARNIO, Evergreen deputy news editor

October 9, 2020

Twenty-seven individuals tested positive for COVID-19, raising the county’s total to 1,484 because one previous case was counted in the Whitman County total, but it has been transferred to another county’s total case count. Of the new patients, three females and three males are aged 0-19 years,...

Whitman County confirms 31 new COVID-19 cases

Whitman County confirms 31 new COVID-19 cases

CHERYL AARNIO, Evergreen deputy news editor

October 8, 2020

Thirty-one individuals tested positive for COVID-19, which brings Whitman County’s total to 1,458 cases. Of the new patients, four males and eight females are aged 0-19 years, according to a press release from the Whitman County Emergency Operations Center. Three females and 15 males were aged 20-39 y...

Whitman County confirms 15 new COVID-19 cases

Whitman County confirms 15 new COVID-19 cases

CHERYL AARNIO, Evergreen deputy news editor

October 7, 2020

Fifteen individuals tested positive for COVID-19, raising Whitman County’s total to 1,427 cases. Of the new cases, three people are aged 20-39 years, according to a press release from the Whitman County Operations Center. Two are female, and one is male. One female is aged 40-59 years. Four fema...

First COVID-19-related death confirmed in Whitman County

First COVID-19-related death confirmed in Whitman County

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen news editor

October 6, 2020

The county’s first COVID-19-related death was confirmed today by the Whitman County Health Department.  The patient was female aged 60-79 years, according to a press release from the Whitman County Emergency Operations Center.  COVID-19 is dangerous for high-risk individuals, especially those who are pregnant, over 60 years old or with...

Whitman County confirms nine new cases

Whitman County confirms nine new cases

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen news editor

October 6, 2020

Nine individuals tested positive for COVID-19, bringing Whitman County’s total to 1,412 cases. Of the new patients, six males are aged 20-39 years, according to a press release from the Whitman County Emergency Operations Center. Two patients are males aged 40-59 and 60-79 years, respectively. One female is aged over 80 years. Two patients are hos...

Whitman County’s COVID-19 total passes 1,400 cases

Whitman County's COVID-19 total passes 1,400 cases

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen news editor

October 5, 2020

Forty-nine individuals tested positive for COVID-19 since Friday, bringing Whitman County’s total to 1,403 cases.  Of the new patients, 10 females and 11 males are aged 1-19 years, according to a press release from the Whitman County Emergency Operations Center. Nineteen patients are aged 20-39 years, nine are female and 10 are male. Two patients are females aged 40-59 years...

Whitman County confirms 11 new COVID-19 cases

Whitman County confirms 11 new COVID-19 cases

CHERYL AARNIO, Evergreen deputy news editor

October 2, 2020

Eleven individuals tested positive for COVID-19, raising the county total to 1,354 because one previous case was counted twice. Of the new cases, one female and three males are aged 0-19 years, according to a press release from the Whitman County Emergency Operations Center. Five females are aged 20-39 years. Two males are aged 40-59 years. Two people are in the hospital. All other patien...

Whitman County confirms 23 new COVID-19 cases

Whitman County confirms 23 new COVID-19 cases

CHERYL AARNIO, Evergreen deputy news editor

October 1, 2020

Twenty-three individuals tested positive for COVID-19, increasing Whitman County’s total to 1,344. Eight people aged 0-19 years tested positive, according to a press release from the Whitman County Emergency Operations Center. Five are females, and three are males. Fourteen people aged 20-39 years tested pos...

Whitman County confirms three new COVID-19 cases

Whitman County confirms three new COVID-19 cases

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen news editor

September 29, 2020

Three individuals tested positive for COVID-19 today, bringing Whitman County’s total to 1,312 cases.  Of the new cases, one female and two 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...

Pullman officials start to see COVID-19 slowdown

Pullman officials start to see COVID-19 slowdown

SYDNEY BROWN, Evergreen reporter

September 29, 2020

After spending weeks as one of the nation’s hot spots for positive COVID-19 cases, Pullman and Whitman County may finally begin to see a slowdown of viral activity, according to public health officials.  The county now averages 25 positive tests per day; at the peak of the outbreak in mid- and lat...

Whitman County’s COVID-19 total breaks 1,300 cases

Whitman County's COVID-19 total breaks 1,300 cases

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen news editor

September 28, 2020

Sixty-nine individuals have tested positive for COVID-19 since Friday, bringing Whitman County’s total to 1,309 cases.  Of the new patients, 19 females and 16 males are aged 0-19 years, according to a press release from the Whitman County Emergency Operations Center. Thirty-two patients are aged 20-39 years, 11 are female and 21 are male. One female and one male also tested positive, ag...

Whitman County confirms 28 new COVID-19 cases

Whitman County confirms 28 new COVID-19 cases

CHERYL AARNIO, Evergreen deputy news editor

September 25, 2020

Twenty-eight individuals tested positive for COVID-19, bringing Whitman County’s total to 1,240. Of the new cases, nine people are aged 0-19 years, according to a press release from the Whitman County Emergency Operations Center. Three are female, and six are male. Nineteen people between the ages of 20-39 test...

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