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Whitman County’s COVID-19 case total reaches 95

Whitman County's COVID-19 case total reaches 95

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen reporter

August 4, 2020

Seven new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Whitman County, bringing the county’s total number of cases to 95.  Three females and two males tested positive Sunday, according to Sunday’s press release from Whitman County Emergency Operations Center. Two female patients are aged 60-79 years and the third is 40-59. One male patient is aged 1-19 years and the second is 20-3...

Whitman County receives four new positive COVID-19 cases

Whitman County receives four new positive COVID-19 cases

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen news editor

July 31, 2020

Four new people have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the county’s total to 88.  Of the four patients, three are males, according to a Thursday press release from the Whitman County Emergency Operations Center. Two are aged 20-39 years, and the third is aged 60-79. The fourth patient is female aged 40-59 years. They are ...

Whitman County’s COVID-19 cases rise by eight

Whitman County’s COVID-19 cases rise by eight

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen news editor

July 29, 2020

Eight people have tested positive for COVID-19 so far, bringing the county’s total to 84 cases.  Two patients are males aged 1-19 and 40-59, respectively, according to a Tuesday press release from the Whitman County Emergency Operations Center. They are both stable and self-isolating.  The other two patients, one male and one female aged 60-79 years, ...

Whitman County’s COVID-19 case total rises to 76

Whitman County's COVID-19 case total rises to 76

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen news editor

July 24, 2020

Three new people have tested positive for COVID-19, and one previous case was rescinded from the count. This brings Whitman County’s total to 76 cases.  Two patients are females aged 20-39 and 40-59 years, respectively, according to a press release from the Whitman County Emergency Operations Center...

Whitman County gains four new COVID-19 cases

Whitman County gains four new COVID-19 cases

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen news editor

July 23, 2020

Four new people have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing Whitman County’s total to 74 cases.  One patient is a female aged 40-59 years, according to a Thursday press release from the Whitman County Emergency Operations Center. She is stable and isolating.  The three other patients are males, ...

Whitman County’s COVID-19 case total rises to 70

Whitman County's COVID-19 case total rises to 70

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen news editor

July 21, 2020

Four new people have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing Whitman County’s total to 70 cases.  Three of the patients are aged 20-39 years, two male and one female, according to a press release from the Whitman County Emergency Operations Center. The fourth patient is a female aged 40-59 years. They are all stable and self-isolating.  Residents are reminded to ...

County’s total for positive COVID-19 cases rises to 66

County's total for positive COVID-19 cases rises to 66

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen news editor

July 20, 2020

Nine new people have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing Whitman County’s total to 66 cases.  Six of the new patients are currently stable and isolating at home, according to a Sunday press release from the Whitman County Emergency Operations Center. Three patients are males aged 1-19, 60-79...

Four more cases confirmed in Whitman County

Four more cases confirmed in Whitman County

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen news editor

July 17, 2020

Four new people have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing Whitman County’s total to 57 cases.  Three of the four patients are females aged 20-39 years, according to a Thursday press release from the Whitman County EOC. They are all stable and isolating. The other patient is a female aged 60-79 years, according to ...

Another COVID-19 case confirmed in Whitman County

Another COVID-19 case confirmed in Whitman County

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen news reporter

July 14, 2020

Another person tested positive for COVID-19, bringing Whitman County’s case total to 53.  The patient is female aged 20-39, according to a press release from the Whitman County Emergency Operations Center. She is stable and self-isolating.  Of the 53 patients, 46 are recovered and the remaining seven are stable and self-...

Whitman County’s positive COVID-19 case count rises to 52

Whitman County's positive COVID-19 case count rises to 52

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen news reporter

July 13, 2020

Three new people have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing Whitman County’s total to 52 cases.  Two patients are aged 1-19 years; one is male and the other is female, according to a press release from the Whitman County Emergency Operations Center. The third patient is a male aged 20-39 years. All t...

Free quarantine housing available to Pullman, Colfax residents with COVID-19

Jeff Guyett, Community Action Center executive director, said CAC received a $270,000 grant to help pay for motel rooms, which will be used by positive COVID-19 individuals who need to quarantine.

LOREN NEGRON, Evergreen reporter

July 10, 2020

As students return this fall, a local nonprofit is working to address the need for quarantine facilities that use funding from the state. Jeff Guyett, Community Action Center executive director, said the state’s Department of Commerce awarded the CAC with a $270,000 grant in March. The purpos...

Two more COVID-19 cases confirmed in Whitman County

Two more COVID-19 cases confirmed in Whitman County

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen news editor

July 10, 2020

Two more positive COVID-19 cases have been confirmed in Whitman County, bringing the county’s total to 49.  Both patients are male, according to a press release from the Whitman County Emergency Operations Center. One patient is aged 20-39 years, and the other is aged 40-59. Both patients are stable and isolating at home.  Of t...

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