Delta-driven COVID surge hitting Montana
Last updated 8/4/2021 at 12:07pm
The surge in COVID-19 cases - and hospitalizations - has hit the United States including Montana and is starting to show in this region of the state.
Blaine, Chouteau, Hill and Liberty counties all have seen an increase in cases after a comparative lull for a couple of months.
In a release Tuesday, Hill County Health Department reported the county has 21 active cases, and Blaine County Health Department reports six active cases there.
Hill County had dropped to no active cases by June 21, and stayed at six or fewer active cases through July 1. The numbers grew a bit early in that month,...