299 COVID-19 cases in Montana (4/06/2020 Monday morning)

299 COVID-19 cases in Montana (4/06/2020 Monday morning)
Posted at 8:03 AM, Apr 06, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-06 13:34:57-04

According to the Montana Response COVID-19 tracking map , Montana confirms 299 cases of COVID-19 as of Monday morning. The previously reported state total Sunday afternoon was 298.

(NOTE: Numbers may change as counties report new cases to the state.)

Gallatin County continues to have to most recorded cases in the state, increasing from 110 Sunday morning to 116 on Monday morning.

There have now been 24 hospitalizations of COVID-19 patients in Montana. As of Saturday evening, the DPHHS public health lab in Helena has completed 6,789 tests for COVID-19.

Bullock said on Friday that his original "stay at home" order - issued on March 26 and running through April 10 - will likely be extended next week through April 29.

Governor Steve Bullock said on Tuesday afternoon that 32 patients in Montana have recovered. No new numbers for recoveries have been released since then. Bullock said during a news conference on Friday that state officials are working to provide updated recovery numbers. Click here for information about recoveries and why it is still difficult to provide accurate data .

TOOLE COUNTY: According to the state COVID-19 website , there are now 16 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Toole County, an increase of one from Saturday. In addition, three of Montana's six COVID-19 deaths have been Toole County residents. Click here for more details about the situation in Toole County .

Total Cases by County
Gallatin County - 116 Cases
Yellowstone County - 40 Cases
Flathead County - 26 Cases
Missoula County - 21 Cases
Toole County - 15 Cases
Lewis and Clark County - 14 Cases
Silver Bow County - 11 Cases
Cascade County - 11 Cases
Madison County - 9 Cases
Lincoln County - 7 Cases
Park County - 6 Cases
Broadwater County - 4 Cases
Lake County - 4 Cases
Deer Lodge County - 3 Cases
Jefferson County - 2 Cases
Ravalli County - 2 Cases
Carbon County - 1 Cases
Beaverhead County - 1 Cases
Musselshell County - 1 Cases
Meagher County - 1 Cases
Roosevelt County - 1 Cases
Hill County - 1 Cases
Liberty County - 1 Cases
Glacier County - 1 Cases



As of March 28, Montana is under a statewide STAY-AT-HOME directive . The directive is currently in effect through Friday, April 10. In press conference Friday, Gov. Bullock said he expects he will likely extend the order and may officially do so early next week.



Restaurants can offer take-out and delivery options during the state of emergency. Dine-in service is prohibited.


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