Big Horn County Reports 16 Newly-confirmed Cases of COVID-19 Ten (10) cases attributed to “community spread”—29 Jul

HARDIN, MONTANA (July 28, 2020) – Big Horn County added 16 cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday. Community spread is likely in the cases of ten (10) patients, as there was no clear connection to positive cases, while six (6) were tested as a result of contact with previously-confirmed positive patients. Six (6) were asymptomatic when tested and ten (10) presented with symptoms. The new cases are: Age Ranges Female Male Totals Under age 10 – – – Age 10 – 19 – – – Age 20 – 29 – 1 1 Age 30 – 39 2 3 5 Age 40… Read more >

Big Horn County Reports Two (2) Newly-confirmed Cases of COVID-19 Recoveries in the County increase to 110—27 Jul

HARDIN, MONTANA (July 26, 2020) – Big Horn County added two (2) confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 on Monday, both males, one in his 30’s and one in his 50’s. Community spread is likely in the case of one (1) patient, who is showing symptoms, and one (1) patient, who was asymptomatic, was tested as a result of contact with previously-confirmed positive patient. Total confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in Big Horn County: Age Ranges Female Male Totals Recovered Active Deaths Under age 10 9 12 21 Age 10 – 19 18 17 35 Age 20 – 29 19 10… Read more >

Big Horn County Reports 11 Newly-confirmed Cases of COVID-19 125 active cases in County, including eight (8) hospitalized—26 Jul

HARDIN, MONTANA (July 26, 2020) – Big Horn County added one (1) confirmed positive case of COVID-19 on Saturday and 10 on Sunday for a two-day total of 11. Community spread is likely in the case of one (1) patient and ten (10) patients were tested as a result of contact with previously-confirmed positive patients. Nine (9) were asymptomatic when tested and two (2) were symptomatic. The new cases are: Age Ranges Female Male Totals Under age 10 1 1 2 Age 10 – 19 – 1 1 Age 20 – 29 – – – Age 30 – 39 3… Read more >

Big Horn County Reports 34 Newly-confirmed Cases of COVID-19 Three (3) additional patients hospitalized for a total of 10—24 Jul

HARDIN, MONTANA (July 24, 2020) – Big Horn County added 13 confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 on Thursday and 21 on Friday for a two-day total of 34. All were symptomatic when tested. Eight of the cases were reported by the State this morning (Friday, July 24, 2020) on the COVID-19 dashboard map at https://montana.maps.arcgis.com/. The new cases are: Age Ranges Female Male Totals Under age 10 2 – 2 Age 10 – 19 2 1 3 Age 20 – 29 1 1 2 Age 30 – 39 2 4 6 Age 40 – 49 1 2 3 Age 50… Read more >

Big Horn County Announces County Employees Test Positive for COVID-19 One (1) Detention Officer at County Jail; Three (3) Road/Rural Fire Employees—23 Jul

HARDIN, MONTANA (July 23, 2020) – Big Horn County today learned that four (4) County employees tested positive for COVID-19. All four (4) presented with symptoms and were found to be in contact with previously-confirmed coronavirus patients. Three (3) work in the Road/Rural Fire Department and one (1) is a Detention Officer in the County Detention Facility (jail). In addition, seven (7) additional County employees are under home quarantine due to contact with those who tested positive. At this time, no inmates in the Big Horn County Detention Facility have tested positive for the coronavirus. “The fact that COVID-19 infected… Read more >

ORDER OF BIG HORN COUNTY LOCAL HEALTH OFFICER No. 2020-13—23 Jul

WHEREAS, the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services (DPHHS) recognizes COVID-19 as a threat to the residents of Montana; and WHEREAS, response plans and protocols have been activated to prepare for cases of COVID-19 in Big Horn County, Montana; and WHEREAS, the Montana DPHHS, local health departments, allied health and medical departments, and local jurisdictions have activated response plans and protocols to prepare for the arrival of the virus in Montana; and WHEREAS, proactively implementing mitigation measures to slow the spread of the virus is in the best interests of the State of Montana, Big Horn County and… Read more >

Big Horn County Reports Ten (10) Newly-confirmed Cases of COVID-19 Two (2) additional patients hospitalized for a total of seven (7)—22 Jul

HARDIN, MONTANA (July 22, 2020) – Big Horn County added ten (10) confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday. Three (3) patients likely contracted the virus through community spread and are symptomatic. Seven (7) were close contacts of previously-confirmed cases and were asymptomatic at the time of testing. The new cases are: Age Ranges Female Male Totals Under age 10 – 1 1 Age 10 – 19 1 – 1 Age 20 – 29 2 – 2 Age 30 – 39 1 – 1 Age 40 – 49 2 – 2 Age 50 – 59 – 1 1 Age 60… Read more >

Big Horn County Reports Four (4) Newly-confirmed Cases of COVID-19 Two (2) cases with no known contacts with previously-confirmed cases—21 Jul

HARDIN, MONTANA (July 21, 2020) – Big Horn County added four (4) confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 on Monday. Two (2) patient likely contracted the virus through community spread and are symptomatic, and two (2) were asymptomatic, close contacts of previously-confirmed cases. The new cases are: Age Ranges Female Male Totals Under age 10 – – – Age 10 – 19 – – – Age 20 – 29 – 1 1 Age 30 – 39 1 – 1 Age 40 – 49 – – – Age 50 – 59 1 – 1 Age 60 – 69 1 – 1 Over… Read more >

Big Horn County Reports 12 Newly-confirmed Cases of COVID-19 81 new cases in first 20 days of July—21 Jul

HARDIN, MONTANA (July 20, 2020) – Big Horn County added 12 confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 on Monday, all 12 of whom are symptomatic. One (1) patient likely contracted the virus through community spread and 11 were contacts of previously-confirmed cases. The new cases are: Age Ranges Female Male Totals Under age 10 – – – Age 10 – 19 – 2 2 Age 20 – 29 1 1 2 Age 30 – 39 – 1 1 Age 40 – 49 1 – 1 Age 50 – 59 1 3 4 Age 60 – 69 1 – 1 Over age… Read more >

Big Horn County Reports Four (4) Newly-confirmed Cases of COVID-19 Another case from possible community spread—19 Jul

HARDIN, MONTANA (July 19, 2020) – Big Horn County added four (4) confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 on Sunday. All are symptomatic. One (1) patient likely contracted the virus through community spread and three (3) were contacts of previously-confirmed cases. The new cases are: Age Ranges Female Male Totals Under age 10 – – – Age 10 – 19 1 – 1 Age 20 – 29 – – – Age 30 – 39 – 1 1 Age 40 – 49 – – – Age 50 – 59 – 1 1 Age 60 – 69 1 – 1 Over age 70… Read more >