Local health official urges caution as COVID-19 surges globally
Vaccination rates low, some confusion caused by method of reporting rates
Last updated 4/28/2021 at 11:29am
Hill County Public Health Director and Health Officer Kim Berg is asking people in the community to take precautions against spreading COVID-19 as cases rise in the area, Montana, the U.S. and worldwide.
COVID-19 cases have dropped significantly in the county since late last year and Berg has said those numbers are highly encouraging, but the situation with COVID-19 can change very quickly and just because the numbers are down doesn't mean the virus isn't still in the community and can't make a comeback.
"We know that COVID-19 is not gone from our community," she said, "so anyone who has...