ORDER OF BIG HORN COUNTY LOCAL HEALTH OFFICER No. 2020-12—02 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 Nine (9) Cases of COVID-19 Three (3) patients hospitalized—01 Jul

HARDIN, MONTANA (July 1, 2020) – Big Horn County added nine (9) confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 between Tuesday night and Wednesday. Three (3) of the patients were included in the State of Montana’s COVID-19 numbers posted Wednesday morning on the COVID-19 map at https://montana.maps.arcgis.com/ Of the nine patients, seven (7) were found through contact tracing and two (2) were not part of any current cluster in the County. Five (5) of the nine presented with symptoms and four (4) were asymptomatic when tested. The nine patients are: Age Ranges Female Male Totals Under age 10 1 1 2 Age… Read more >

Big Horn County Reports One (1) Newly-confirmed Case of COVID-19 Four (4) patients hospitalized—29 Jun

HARDIN, MONTANA (June 29, 2020) – Big Horn County added one (1) confirmed positive case of COVID-19 on Monday morning. The patient is a man in his 40‘s who presented with symptoms. Total confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in Big Horn County: Age Ranges Female Male Totals Recovered Active Deaths Under age 10 4 7 11 Age 10 – 19 6 10 16 Age 20 – 29 8 2 10 Age 30 – 39 6 5 11 Age 40 – 49 2 3 5 Age 50 – 59 2 4 6 Age 60 – 69 4 8 12 Over age… Read more >

Big Horn County Reports One (1) Newly-confirmed Case of COVID-19 County has 27 active cases; three (3) hospitalized—29 Jun

HARDIN, MONTANA (June 28, 2020) – Big Horn County added one (1) confirmed positive case of COVID-19 on Sunday. The patient is a woman in her 60‘s who presented with symptoms. Total confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in Big Horn County: Age Ranges Female Male Totals Recovered Active Deaths Under age 10 4 7 11 Age 10 – 19 6 10 16 Age 20 – 29 8 2 10 Age 30 – 39 6 5 11 Age 40 – 49 2 2 4 Age 50 – 59 2 4 6 Age 60 – 69 4 8 12 Over age 70… Read more >

Big Horn County Health Department Announces New Order to Prevent Spread of COVID-19 Masks are required to be worn outside the home—26 Jun

Big Horn County Health Department Announces New Order to Prevent Spread of COVID-19 Masks are required to be worn outside the home HARDIN, MONTANA (June 26, 2020) – The Big Horn County Local Health Officer, with the approval of the County Public Health Board, today ordered that all people in Big Horn County must wear face coverings (masks) when outside their homes. This requirement is a result of the increase in COVID-19 cases in Big Horn County. These measures are in addition to the Directives issued by Governor Steve Bullock for the State of Montana. As allowed under the Governor’s… Read more >

ORDER OF BIG HORN COUNTY LOCAL HEALTH OFFICER No. 2020-11—26 Jun

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 Two (2) Newly-confirmed Cases of COVID-19 County has 29 active cases; two (2) additional recoveries—25 Jun

HARDIN, MONTANA (June 25, 2020) – Big Horn County added two (2) confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 on Thursday afternoon. One (1) case was found through contact tracing and one (1) was found with symptoms. The new positive cases are as follows: • Male under age 10 • Male in his 30’s Total confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in Big Horn County: Age Ranges Female Male Totals Recovered Active Deaths Under age 10 4 7 11 Age 10 – 19 6 10 16 Age 20 – 29 8 2 10 Age 30 – 39 6 5 11 Age 40 –… Read more >

Big Horn County Reports Two (2) Newly-confirmed Cases of COVID-19 County has 29 active cases, including two (2) hospitalizations—24 Jun

HARDIN, MONTANA (June 24, 2020) – Big Horn County added two (2) confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday afternoon. Both cases were found through contact tracing. The new positive cases are as follows: • Male in his teens • Male in his 60’s Total confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in Big Horn County: Age Ranges Female Male Totals Recovered Active Deaths Under age 10 4 6 10 Age 10 – 19 6 10 16 Age 20 – 29 8 2 10 Age 30 – 39 6 4 10 Age 40 – 49 2 2 4 Age 50 – 59… Read more >

Big Horn County Reports Two (2) Newly-confirmed Cases of COVID-19 County has 31 active cases, including three (3) hospitalizations—23 Jun

HARDIN, MONTANA (June 23, 2020) – Big Horn County added two (2) confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday afternoon. One (1) patient was found through contact tracing and one came in for testing because they were symptomatic. The new positive cases are as follows: • Female in her 20’s • Female in her 40’s Total confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in Big Horn County: Age Ranges Female Male Totals Recovered Active Deaths Under age 10 4 6 10 Age 10 – 19 6 9 15 Age 20 – 29 8 2 10 Age 30 – 39 6 4 10… Read more >

Big Horn County Reports Three (3) Newly-confirmed Cases of COVID-19 County has 29 active cases—22 Jun

HARDIN, MONTANA (June 22, 2020) – Big Horn County added three (3) confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 on Monday afternoon. All three patients came in for testing because they were symptomatic. The new positive cases are as follows: Age Ranges Female Male Totals Under age 10 – – – Age 10 – 19 – – – Age 20 – 29 – – – Age 30 – 39 1 1 2 Age 40 – 49 – – – Age 50 – 59 – – – Age 60 – 69 – 1 1 Over age 70 – – – Totals 1 2… Read more >