The 4:30 Tuesday, March 31, report from the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services showed 198 positive COVID-19 cases in the state, with 5 reported deaths and 15 patients hospitalized at this point. 4,558 tests have been administered so far.

In the state, Gallatin County (Bozeman) has 74 cases and Billings has 31. In Western Montana, Missoula has 14, Lake County 4, Ravalli County 1, Kalispell 11, Lincoln County 5, Deer Lodge with 3 and Butte-Silver Bow with 10 positive tests. Governor Bullock announced that anyone coming into Montana from another state or from out of country must self-quarantine for 14 days. In Ravalli County, those folks must also contact the Ravalli County Emergency Operation Center at 375-6650 between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m.