A new coronavirus death was reported in Whitman County on Monday. The death was reported in Whitman County Public Health’s first coronavirus update since Friday. 42 people from Whitman county have died from coronavirus since the start of the pandemic.
28 new coronavirus cases were confirmed in Whitman county over the weekend and on Monday. All of the new patients are in the age groups 59 and younger. There have been 3,304 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Whitman County since the pandemic began.
There were 46 new coronavirus cases confirmed in Pullman over the last 2 weeks. That’s up from 40 new Pullman cases that was reported last week. New cases in Colfax have dropped significantly with 8 over the past 2 weeks. That’s down from last week’s report of 24 new confirmed cases of coronavirus in Colfax. All other communities in Whitman County had 3 or fewer new cases over that time or none at all.
The coronavirus activity level in Whitman County continues to drop with 65 total cases over the last 2 weeks. The current activity level is at 130 per 100,000 people countywide which is near the bottom of the moderate range.