State and local COVID-19 update, Jan. 7, 2022
Last updated 1/7/2022 at 12:01pm
The Montana state COVID tracking map after this morning’s update listed 1,161 new cases, 6,111 active cases, 152 hospitalizations and 2,917 deaths. The cumulative total for the state was 202,863 cases.
Hill County Health Department said in its update Wednesday that 16 new cases were reported and 2 met the criteria to be considered recovered with 54 active cases in the county, 3,614 total cases and 71 deaths.
Blaine County Health Department said in its update Thursday that it was notified of 1 new case and 4 met the criteria to be considered recovered with 13 active cases in the county, 1,557 total cases and 29 deaths.
Rocky Boy Health Center, also reported on the Chouteau or Hill County reports, reported Thursday 6 new cases and that none met the criteria to be considered recovered with 39 active cases, 1,249 total cases,and no active hospitalizations. The reservation has had 10 deaths.
Fort Belknap Indian Community, also listed in the Blaine or Phillips county numbers, reported Thursday 1 new case and that 1 met the criteria to be considered recovered with 6 active cases 819 total cases, no active hospitalizations and 13 deaths
Liberty County, reported on the state update this morning, had 2 new cases, 7 active, 276 total cases, 2 deaths.
Chouteau County, reported on the state update this morning, had no new cases, 10 active, 806 total cases, 9 deaths.
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