Montana adds 888 cases, six new deaths

Missoula, MT (KGVO-AM News) – As of Friday morning, Montana has confirmed 317,135 positive COVID-19 cases. Montana’s COVID-19 case tracking map shows 888 new confirmed cases. There are currently 1,050 active cases in the state.

According to the Montana Department of Public Health & Human Services, 1,606,399 doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been administered and 564,754 Montanans are fully immunized.

In Missoula, 225,353 doses have been administered and 77,149 people are fully immunized. 63% of Missoula’s eligible population is fully vaccinated, which is the highest in the state. The current case numbers from the Missoula City-County Health Department can be found right here.

According to state health officials, the death toll related to COVID-19 rose from 3,581 on November 14, 2022 to 3,587 on November 18, 2022.

Here are the updated case counts in Montana:

Cases in Yellowstone County:
49,229 Total | 147 Newly reported | 281 active

Cascade County Falls:
28,778 Total | 105 Newly reported | 104 active

Gallatin County Cases:
40,083 Total | 89 Newly reported | 104 active

Missoula County Cases:
32,792 Total | 63 Newly reported | 109 Active

Silver Bow County Falls:
9,537 Total | 62 Newly reported | 77 active

Lewis and Clark County cases:
21,119 Total | 52 Newly reported | 32 active

Flathead County Falls:
32,952 Total | 51 Newly reported | 36 active

Hill County Falls:
5,262 Total | 23 Newly reported | 12 active

Lake County Falls:
7,998 Total | 23 Newly reported | 28 active

Ravalli County Falls:
8,095 Total | 23 Newly reported | 30 active

Dawson County Cases:
2,682 Total | 22 Newly reported | 26 active

Lincoln County Falls:
5,473 Total | 19 Newly reported | 24 active

Big Horn County Falls:
5,548 Total | 18 Newly reported | 19 active

Deer Lodge County Falls:
3,087 Total | 16 Newly reported | 8 active

Blaine County Cases:
2,492 Total | 14 Newly reported | 13 Active

Glacier County Falls:
4,580 total | 12 Newly reported | 4 active

Fallon County Cases:
749 Total | 11 Newly reported | 9 active

Mineral County Falls:
1,316 Total | 11 Newly reported | 10 active

Roosevelt County cases:
3,729 Total | 11 Newly reported | 9 active

Cases in Rosebud County:
3,031 Total | 11 Newly reported | 14 active

Carbon County Cases:
2,381 Total | 10 Newly reported | 8 active

Jefferson County Falls:
3,027 Total | 10 Newly reported | 9 active

Pondera County Falls:
1,414 Total | 10 Newly reported | 10 active

Cases in Custer County:
3,424 Total | 9 Newly reported | 12 active

Meagher County Falls:
567 Total | 6 Newly reported | 5 active

Cases in Teton County:
1,483 Total | 6 Newly reported | 1 active

Park County Falls:
5,007 Total | 5 Newly reported | 6 active

Valley County Falls:
2,057 Total | 5 Newly reported | 5 active

Cases in Musselshell County:
1,063 Total | 4 Newly reported | 4 active

Sanders County Falls:
2,382 Total | 4 Newly reported | 5 active

Beaverhead County Falls:
2,412 Total | 3 Newly reported | 4 active

Broadwater County Falls:
1,481 Total | 3 Newly reported | 1 active

Chouteau County Falls:
1,239 Total | 3 Newly reported | 4 active

Fergus County Cases:
2,842 Total | 3 Newly reported | 4 active

Liberty County Falls:
508 Total | 3 Newly reported | 0 active

Phillips County Falls:
1,126 Total | 3 Newly reported | 2 active

Cases in Powder River County:
401 total | 3 Newly reported | 2 active

Richland County Cases:
2,884 Total | 3 Newly reported | 3 active

Powell County Falls:
2,159 Total | 2 Newly reported | 2 active

Sheridan County Cases:
864 Total | 2 Newly reported | 1 active

Cases in Stillwater County:
1,691 Total | 2 Newly reported | 4 active

Toole County Falls:
1,371 Total | 2 Newly reported | 4 active

Granite County Falls:
651 Total | 1 Newly reported | 1 active

Judith Basin County Cases:
269 ‚Äč‚ÄčTotal | 1 Newly reported | 2 active

Madison County Cases:
2,295 Total | 1 Newly reported | 1 active

Cases in Sweet Grass County:
888 Total | 1 Newly reported | 1 active

Carter County Cases:
276 total | 0 Newly reported | 0 active

Daniels County Cases:
448 Total | 0 Newly reported | 0 active

Cases in Garfield County:
250 total | 0 Newly reported | 0 active

Golden Valley County Falls:
164 Total | 0 Newly reported | 0 active

McCone County Cases:
432 Total | 0 Newly reported | 0 active

Petroleum County Falls:
41 Total | 0 Newly reported | 0 active

Prairie County Falls:
290 total | 0 Newly reported | 0 active

Treasure County Falls:
144 Total | 0 Newly reported | 0 active

Wheatland County Cases:
431 Total | 0 Newly reported | 0 active

Wibaux County Falls:
241 Total | 0 Newly reported | 0 active

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