MOSES LAKE - The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Quincy has increased to 25 as the Grant County-wide total is at 44 cases.
Three new cases were confirmed Friday in Quincy, as well as two new cases in Mattawa, according to the Grant County Health District.
Confirmed cases by city:
- Coulee City: 0
- Ephrata: 4
- Grand Coulee: 0
- Mattawa: 8
- Moses Lake: 6
- Quincy: 25
- Royal City: 1
- Soap Lake: 0
- Warden: 0
Of the 44 confirmed cases in Grant County, four patients are currently hospitalized. Health district officials reported another 34 probable cases, with 165 test results pending.
Health District staff on Friday worked with the Moses Lake School District to identify and call close contacts of a Moses Lake High School staff member who tested positive for COVID-19.
“Our investigations of other cases are ongoing as well and we will be working through the weekend,” health district officials stated. “Please stay home and stay healthy this weekend.”
The state Department of Health reported about 500 new cases on Friday, bringing the state total to 3,723. At least 175 people have died.