Northeast Tri County Health District (NETCHD) was notified today, June 27, 2020, of a new positive COVID-19 case in Pend Oreille County. With the new case identified earlier today in Stevens County, this brings the combined total of positive cases for Ferry, Pend Oreille and Stevens Counties to 22. Ferry (1), Pend Oreille (4), and Stevens (17).
The individual who tested positive resides in the Newport area and is currently isolating at home. NETCHD staff is in process of notifying close contacts to give them guidance and advise of precautions they should take.