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Montana reports 415 confirmed COVID-19 cases, including 3 new cases in Yellowstone County

Posted at 9:46 AM, Apr 16, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-16 17:54:48-04

Update 3:37 p.m. Musselshell County Sheriff Shawn Lesnik told Q2 that the two new cases from his county were actually Golden Valley residents who tested positive at hospital in Musselshell County.

The updated information, confirmed by Julie Rooney, public health nurse for the Central Montana Health District, leaves Musselshell County with one total COVID-19 case. That person has recovered, according to the Central Montana Health District.

Golden Valley County has three cases of COVID-19, according to the health district.

Lesnik said the state's numbers likely won't be updated until Friday.

The story below has been updated with the new information.



HELENA — The Montana Response COVID-19 tracking map shows there are 415 confirmed cases of COVID-19 as of Thursday morning.

Three new cases were reported in Yellowstone County, bringing the total to 67. Big Horn County reported one new case for a total of three. Golden Valley County reported two new cases for a total of three.

Missoula County increased by three cases for a total of 33. Gallatin County increased by two cases for a total of 141.

The previously reported state total on Wednesday was 404.

According to state statistics, 218 Montana residents have recovered from COVID-19 and there are currently 21 people hospitalized. The number of deaths remain at 7.

A total of 9,936 tests have been completed, according to the tracking map. The number of new tests was reported at 353.

Here's the breakdown by age and gender of the new cases:

Big HornF50-5904/15/2020
GallatinF20-2904/15/2020
GallatinF50-5904/15/2020
MissoulaF20-2904/15/2020
MissoulaM20-2904/15/2020
MissoulaF30-3904/15/2020
MusselshellF70-7904/15/2020
MusselshellM70-7904/15/2020
YellowstoneF30-3904/15/2020
YellowstoneM30-3904/15/2020
YellowstoneM30-3904/15/2020

Total Confirmed Cases and New Daily Cases by County

  • Missoula County: 33 Total Cases | 3 New Cases*
  • Yellowstone County: 67 Total Cases | 3 New Cases
  • Gallatin County: 141 Total Cases | 2 New Cases
  • Musselshell County: 3 Total Cases | 2 New Cases
  • Big Horn County: 3 Total Cases | 1 New Cases
  • Beaverhead County: 1 Total Cases | 0 New Cases
  • Broadwater County: 4 Total Cases | 0 New Cases
  • Carbon County: 6 Total Cases | 0 New Cases
  • Cascade County: 13 Total Cases | 0 New Cases
  • Deer Lodge County: 3 Total Cases | 0 New Cases
  • Flathead County: 37 Total Cases | 0 New Cases
  • Glacier County: 4 Total Cases | 0 New Cases
  • Golden Valley County: 1 Total Cases | 0 New Cases
  • Hill County: 1 Total Cases | 0 New Cases
  • Jefferson County: 2 Total Cases | 0 New Cases
  • Lake County: 5 Total Cases | 0 New Cases
  • Lewis and Clark County: 16 Total Cases | 0 New Cases
  • Liberty County: 1 Total Cases | 0 New Cases
  • Lincoln County: 7 Total Cases | 0 New Cases
  • Madison County: 8 Total Cases | 0 New Cases
  • Meagher County: 1 Total Cases | 0 New Cases
  • Park County: 7 Total Cases | 0 New Cases
  • Pondera County: 1 Total Cases | 0 New Cases
  • Ravalli County: 5 Total Cases | 0 New Cases
  • Richland County: 3 Total Cases | 0 New Cases
  • Roosevelt County: 4 Total Cases | 0 New Cases
  • Silver Bow County: 11 Total Cases | 0 New Cases
  • Stillwater County: 1 Total Cases | 0 New Cases
  • Toole County: 26 Total Cases | 0 New Cases