Two New COVID-19 Cases in Ravalli County
Two young people have tested positive for COVID-19 this weekend in Ravalli County. Ravalli County Sheriff Steve Holton of the COVID-19 Incident Management Team said the 4th positive case is a female in her 20s who was exposed to the virus in another Montana county. She has been in quarantine at home and Ravalli County Public Health has been working to identify contacts and support the patient. The other patient is a girl under 10 years of age in the same family as a previously confirmed case. She is also in quarantine at her home. Ravalli County has now reported 5 Positive tests for COVID-19.
The Incident Management Team said additional cases were expected, but the residents have done "an exceptional job of distancing and mitigating the spread of this virus in our communities."