Eight new cases of coronavirus were confirmed in Whitman County on Wednesday.
Whitman County Public Health reports that half of the new patients are over 40 with one between 60 and 79 years old. One coronavirus patient from Whitman County is in the hospital. All other cases are stable and self-isolating.
This brings the total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Whitman County to 1559 since the start of the pandemic. Three people from Whitman County have died from coronavirus since the pandemic began.