Additional COVID-19 cases reported in Ravalli County

Additional COVID-19 cases reported in Ravalli County
Posted at 1:50 PM, Jul 06, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-06 20:14:25-04

Local health officials say that Ravalli County recorded three new COVID-19 cases over the holiday weekend.

Ravalli County Public Health reports one is in a man in his 60's who was exposed due to travel. The second case is in a man in his 30's with no known travel and no known exposures. A woman -- also in her 30's -- who had exposure to a known contact while in another county is the third new case.

All have been interviewed and placed in isolation with close contacts quarantined, according to health officials. Ravalli County Public Health is reminding residents that there is community spread of COVID-19. People who experience symptoms consistent with COVID-19 are being reminded to stay home and their medical provider.

Services are available at Viral Services clinic and/or Convenient Care through Marcus Daly Memorial Hospital. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment. Services are also available at Cost Care, Community First Care and the Grant Creek walk-in clinic in Missoula.

Residents are being asked to wear a mask when social distancing can't be maintained.