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Okanogan County Public Health

Update: Six confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Okanogan County

OKANOGAN – The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Okanogan County is now six, with three in the Methow Valley, two on the Colville Indian Reservation and one in South County according to the latest update from Okanogan County Public Health. Of the 226 samples sent for testing, 51 tests are still pending.

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Governor Jay Inslee extends ‘Stay Home, Stay Healthy’ initiative until May 4

OLYMPIA – Washington State Governor Jay Inslee extended his “Stay Home, Stay Healthy” order to May 4, which requires everyone in the state, with exceptions for essential workers and services, to say home to help slow the spread of COVID-19.

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Okanogan County Public Health

Update: Fourth confirmed case of COVID-19 in Okanogan County

OKANOGAN – The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Okanogan County has risen to four, according to the latest update from Okanogan County Public Health.

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Family Health Centers continues to serve patients

Family Health Centers, in collaboration with Okanogan County Public Health, reported the first case of COVID-19 (novel Coronavirus) in Okanogan county last week.

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Commerce announces $1.8 million to rural counties for COVID-19 pandemic response

OLYMPIA — Washington State Department of Commerce Director Lisa Brown today announced $1.8 million in additional state Community Development Block Grants (CDBG) to rural counties to assist people and businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Okanogan County will receive an additional $101,585.

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Okanogan County Public Health says third case of COVID-19 confirmed in Okanogan County

OKANOGAN – The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Okanogan County has risen to three, up for the first confirmed case announced last Tuesday, according to the most recent update by Okanogan County Public Health released Friday evening.

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Melanie Jeanne Matson

Melanie Jeanne Matson, age 58, was born on May 16th, 1961, in Walla Walla, Washington. Melanie passed suddenly on March 17,2020 in Yakima, Washington. Melanie grew up and graduated from Oroville High School in 1979. After graduating high school, Melanie attended Eastern Washington University to pursue her passion in the Medical field where she graduated with her BSN in 1983.

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Tonasket City Council Special Meeting

TONASKET – A special meeting of the City Council of the City of Tonasket will be held on Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at 7 p.m.

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Okan county public health

Update: First case of COVID-19 confirmed in Okanogan County

OKANOGAN – Okanogan County Public Health (PCPH) and Family Health Centers are reporting the first COVID-19 case has been confirmed in the county. The individual is said to be self-isolated and poses no threat to the community.

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Gov. Jay Inslee

‘Stay Home, Stay Healthy’ limits Washingtonians social interaction

OLYMPIA – Washington State Governor Jay Inslee issued a “Stay Home, Stay Healthy” order to fight the spread of COVID-19 by expanding measures to reduce social interactions.

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