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COVID-19 in Montana (Sunday August 23)

Posted at 10:17 AM, Aug 23, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-23 13:16:28-04

There were 54 new cases added to the total on the Montana Response COVID-19 tracking map on Sunday morning. Yellowstone County reported the most new cases with 18, followed by Flathead County with 10 and Glacier County with six. Missoula County added four new cases, and Bighorn County added three.

The data below is from the official Montana website on August 23rd:

  • TOTAL CASES & RECOVERIES: Montana now reports 6,429 cumulative cases statewide, with 4,816 people recovered.
  • HOSPITALIZATIONS: There are currently 111 patients hospitalized, which is one more than yesterday. There have been 379 hospitalizations due to COVID-19 since the pandemic began.
  • ACTIVE CASES: The state reports there are currently 1,523 active COVID-19 cases in Montana.
  • DEATHS: The cumulative number of deaths attributed to COVID-19 in Montana is 90; there were no deaths reported in the last 24 hours.
  • TESTING: The number of tests increased by 1,033 over the previous 24-hour reporting period, for a new cumulative state-wide total of 210,749.

Numbers reported by the state each day occasionally differ from those reported by county public health departments due to periodic lag times in reporting data to the state. We encourage people to check the official website and/or Facebook page of their respective county health department for any updates that are not yet included in the state's daily updates.

The four counties in the KRTV viewing area with the most (cumulative) cases are Cascade, Lewis & Clark, Glacier, and Phillips.

  • CASCADE COUNTY: There have been 198 confirmed cases in Cascade County. Of those, 161 have recovered, and 32 are currently active, and five have died. The City-County Health Department in Great Falls confirmed the fifth death on Tuesday morning.
  • LEWIS & CLARK COUNTY: There have been 191 confirmed cases in Lewis & Clark County. Of those, 149 have recovered, 40 are currently active, and two have died.
  • GLACIER COUNTY: There have been 111 confirmed cases in Glacier County. Of those, 84 recovered, 26 are currently active, and one has died.
  • PHILLIPS COUNTY: There have been 108 confirmed cases in Phillips County. Of those, 71 have recovered, 37 are currently active, and there have been no deaths.




COUNTIES REPORTING NEW CASES
Yellowstone County Cases
1,792 Total | 18 New | 777 Active

Flathead County Cases
479 Total | 10 New | 104 Active

Glacier County Cases
111 Total | 6 New | 26 Active

Missoula County Cases
404 Total | 4 New | 45 Active

Big Horn County Cases
587 Total | 3 New | 169 Active

Cascade County Cases
198 Total | 2 New | 32 Active

Custer County Cases
64 Total | 1 New | 3 Active

Gallatin County Cases
1,012 Total | 1 New | 34 Active

Hill County Cases
53 Total | 1 New | 8 Active

Lincoln County Cases
81 Total | 1 New | 3 Active

Madison County Cases
91 Total | 1 New | 4 Active

Phillips County Cases
108 Total | 1 New | 37 Active

Pondera County Cases
15 Total | 1 New | 4 Active

Powell County Cases
3 Total | 1 New | 1 Active

Sweet Grass County Cases
9 Total | 1 New | 3 Active

Teton County Cases
17 Total | 1 New | 2 Active

Valley County Cases
37 Total | 1 New | 5 Active

COUNTIES REPORTING NO NEW CASES
Beaverhead County Cases
70 Total | 0 New | 2 Active

Blaine County Cases
15 Total | 0 New | 1 Active

Broadwater County Cases
14 Total | 0 New | 3 Active

Carbon County Cases
82 Total | 0 New | 7 Active

Chouteau County Cases
10 Total | 0 New | 0 Active

Daniels County Cases
3 Total | 0 New | 0 Active

Dawson County Cases
31 Total | 0 New | 6 Active

Deer Lodge County Cases
32 Total | 0 New | 7 Active

Fallon County Cases
2 Total | 0 New | 0 Active

Fergus County Cases
24 Total | 0 New | 7 Active

Garfield County Cases
12 Total | 0 New | 0 Active

Golden Valley County Cases
3 Total | 0 New | 0 Active

Granite County Cases
18 Total | 0 New | 5 Active

Jefferson County Cases
34 Total | 0 New | 6 Active

Judith Basin County Cases
3 Total | 0 New | 0 Active

Lake County Cases
192 Total | 0 New | 10 Active

Lewis & Clark County Cases
191 Total | 0 New | 40 Active

Liberty County Cases
1 Total | 0 New | 0 Active

McCone County Cases
5 Total | 0 New | 0 Active

Meagher County Cases
4 Total | 0 New | 0 Active

Mineral County Cases
2 Total | 0 New | 0 Active

Musselshell County Cases
6 Total | 0 New | 1 Active

Park County Cases
64 Total | 0 New | 1 Active

Powder River County Cases
1 Total | 0 New | 0 Active

Prairie County Cases
1 Total | 0 New | 0 Active

Ravalli County Cases
92 Total | 0 New | 6 Active

Richland County Cases
54 Total | 0 New | 3 Active

Roosevelt County Cases
34 Total | 0 New | 10 Active

Rosebud County Cases
134 Total | 0 New | 110 Active

Sanders County Cases
28 Total | 0 New | 19 Active

Sheridan County Cases
5 Total | 0 New | 0 Active

Silver Bow County Cases
110 Total | 0 New | 9 Active

Stillwater County Cases
33 Total | 0 New | 9 Active

Toole County Cases
47 Total | 0 New | 2 Active

Treasure County Cases
3 Total | 0 New | 1 Active

Wheatland County Cases
3 Total | 0 New | 0 Active

Wibaux County Cases
5 Total | 0 New | 1 Active