Omicron hits the Hi-Line
New variant confirmed in Hill County
Last updated 1/3/2022 at 11:49am
The new variant of the virus that causes COVID-19 has been surging around the United States and the rest of the world has hit this part of north-central Montana.
In its update released last week, Montana Department of Health and Human Services reported the omicron variant of the virus has been confirmed in Hill County.
It reported that as of last Wednesday, a total of 15 cases of people infected with omicron variants have been detected in Montana.
Along with Hill County, other cases have been detected in Casade, Gallatin, Glacier, Jefferson, Missoula, Pondera and Yellowstone counties, t...