Coronavirus: 11 new cases reported in Othello

| June 27, 2020 6:40 PM

OTHELLO — Adams County Health District announced Friday that there were 11 new cases of COVID-19 in Othello, bringing the city’s total to 120.

There have been a total of 130 positive cases in Adams County since the pandemic began, according to the health district. Of the 10 cases outside of Othello, five were in Ritzville, three were in Lind, one was in Washtucna, and one was in Hatton.

Ninety-seven of the confirmed cases have recovered. One person is hospitalized.

So far, 955 tests have been sent out from Adams County. Of those, 784 had negative test results.

— Rachal Pinkerton