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Montana at 265 COVID-19 cases (Saturday morning, April 4, 2020)

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Posted at 7:37 AM, Apr 04, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-04 10:00:50-04

Updated 7:58 p.m. MDT, April 4, 2020

According to the Montana Response COVID-19 tracking map, Montana confirms 265 cases of COVID-19 as of Saturday morning. The previously reported state total Friday afternoon was 262.

Beaverhead County reports its first case,

Gallatin County remains unchanged at 101 cases, still the most of any county in Montana. Gallatin City-County Health Officer Matt Kelley said in a press conference Friday that of the two Gallatin County cases that were hospitalized, one has been released.

There have been 5 deaths in Montana due to COVID-19.

As of Thursday afternoon, the Montana Department of Health and Human Services has completed 6,177 tests for COVID-19.

Governor Steve Bullock said on Tuesday afternoon that 32 patients in Montana have recovered. No new numbers for recoveries have been released since then. There have now been 24 hospitalizations of COVID-19 patients in Montana.

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