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Montana reports 1,187 new COVID cases (Sept. 13 update)

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Posted at 12:09 PM, Sep 13, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-13 14:24:09-04

HELENA — There were 1,187 new COVID cases reported in Montana since Friday, with 7,589 active cases in the state as of Monday, Sept. 13, according to the Montana Department of Public Health & Human Services (DPHHS). Information from DPHHS at this point does not include data on whether new cases occurred among vaccinated or unvaccinated people.

The number of people currently hospitalized due to COVID is 351, up from 338 on Friday. The cumulative number of hospitalizations in Montana due to the virus is 6,725.

The number of Montanans who have died due to COVID is now 1,842, an increase of eight since last Friday, according to DPHHS.

An estimated 51% of eligible residents are now vaccinated, with 473,730 Montanans now considered fully vaccinated. If you want to get vaccinated, contact your county health department, or click here.

Counties with the most active cases

  • Yellowstone County: 146 new; 1,711 active
  • Flathead County: 69 new; 1,008 active
  • Missoula County: 216 new; 956 active
  • Cascade County: 52 new; 824 active
  • Lewis & Clark County: 92 new; 531 active
  • Gallatin County: 54 new; 466 active
  • Lincoln County: 72 new; 305 active
  • Ravalli County: 89 new; 220 active
  • Lake County: 32 new; 143 active
  • Silver Bow County: 14 new; 130 active

There have been 134,935 cumulative cases of COVID in Montana. The cumulative number of recoveries is now 125,504. There were 15,116 new COVID tests administered since Friday.

The information is from the DPHHS website and is current as of Monday, September 13, 2021.