THE LOCAL NEWS OF THE MADISON VALLEY, RUBY VALLEY AND SURROUNDING AREAS

COVID-19

COVID by the numbers

Statewide, active Covid-19 cases were up 135% over last week Tuesday, while Madison County’s active cases rose 63% over the week prior. This is a jump Madison County’s Public Health Department expected, as the more easily spread Omicron variant was first detected in the county on Jan. 5.

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COVID in the county

Madison County’s active Covid-19 cases have hovered in the single digits and teens for the past few weeks, but that number is on the rise. Emilie Sayler, the county’s public health director, told commissioners at their Jan. 4 meeting that she’d just received 10 new cases the day before and around 10 Tuesday morning.

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COVID by the numbers

According to Montana Response Covid-19 dashboard data, current as of Dec. 28 at 10:30 a.m.: Montana Active cases: 12/20: 1,723 12/28: 2,056

Cumulative cases: 12/20: 194,929 12/28: 196,453

Active hospitalizations: 12/20: 126 12/28: 121

New cases in 24 hours: 12/20: 159 12/28: 408

Deaths: 12/20: 2,878 12/28: 2,904

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COVID in the county

Montana’s COVID-19 tracking database was reporting 1,723 active cases as of Dec. 20. It’s likely the lowest we’ll be seeing that number for a while, said Madison County Public Health Director Emilie Sayler, citing a Dec.

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COVID by the numbers

Montana

Active cases: 12/7: 3,271 12/14: 2,601

Cumulative cases: 12/7: 193,005 12/14: 193,905

Active hospitalizations: 12/7: 184 12/14: 164

New cases in 24 hours: 12/7: 423 12/14: 196

Deaths: 12/7: 2,777 12/14: 2,830

Montanans fully immunized: 12/7: 525,292 12/14: 529,903

COVID by the numbers

Montana

Active cases: 3,271

Cumulative cases: 193,005

Active hospitalizations: 184

New cases in 24 hours: 423

Deaths: 2,777

Montanans fully immunized: 525,292

Eligible population fully vaccinated: 51%

Madison County

Active cases:

24 Deaths: 19 Cumulative cases: 1,401

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Covid in the county

J ust 32 active cases of Covid-19 were being reported in Madison County by the State of Montana’s official coronavirus tracking system on the morning of Nov. 2. It’s a number on the decline, mirroring what’s being seen across the state.

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Covid in the county

F ive residents of the Tobacco Root Medical Care Center remained in isolation as of Oct. 12 in a continued outbreak directly tied to a school-related case.

Madison County Public Health Department Director Emilie Sayler presented county commissioners with this information and more at Tuesday’s commission meeting.

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