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Bullock details local enforcement measures in press conference

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Gov. Steve Bullock provided an update on local community efforts to combat COVID-19 during a press conference held Tuesday, where he again urged Montanans to work together to slow the spread of the virus.

Bullock said Yellowstone County hit 62 cases per 100,000 people last week and Billings is now in the top 20 metro areas in the U.S. in terms of cases.

He said local public health in the county has set a goal of bringing the rate of infection down to 40 cases per 100,000 and will implement additional measures will go into effect today to reach that goal.

These measures include limiting gatheri...


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