EPHRATA- A fourth person has died from coronavirus in Adams County and dozens of new positive COVID-19 cases were reported in Grant, Chelan, and Douglas counties on Friday.
Health officials say the person who died of COVID-19 in Adams County was a 66-year-old woman. In addition, 10 new cases reported in Adams County on Friday. Also announced on Friday, health officials also reported 18 coronavirus cases that were recorded from an outbreak the Coventry House long-term care facility in Othello.
In Grant County, the local health district reported 25 more people who've been infected. Cases included residents of Ephrata, Mattawa, Moses Lake, Quincy, and Warden.
On July 30, health experts further west reported 38 new cases in Chelan County on Thursday and 30 additional cases that same day in Douglas County, bringing the two-county total to 68.