Officials plead for people to flatten the curve
Last updated 10/1/2020 at 12:25pm
Gov. Steve Bullock and some health care experts pleaded with Montanans during a press conference Wednesday to follow recommendations to slow the spread of COVID-19, which is exploding in the state.
The state this morning reported 429 new cases confirmed Wednesday.
Bullock said many of the cases are coming from congregate settings like schools, assisted living facilities, prisons and increased community transmission.
Bullock said four more schools in the state have seen their first positive cases in the past week.
He said 65 percent of the new cases are from six counties: Yellowstone, Ro...