MOSES LAKE - One new case of COVID-19 was confirmed Friday in Moses Lake, bringing Grant County’s total to 198 confirmed cases.
An estimated 96 cases are pending test results. Of the 198 confirmed cases, two patients are currently hospitalized and 106 are now listed as recovered, according to the Grant County Health District.
Confirmed cases by city:
- Coulee City: 0
- Ephrata: 16
- Grand Coulee/Electric City: 2
- Mattawa: 48
- Moses Lake: 37
- Rural Othello (within Grant County): 1
- Quincy: 73
- Royal City: 12
- Soap Lake: 4
- Warden: 4
Grant County’s application for a Phase 2 variance was submitted to Washington Secretary of Health John Wiesman on Friday afternoon. Wiesman will review the application over the weekend.
“Grant County believes we have put together a strong application to move to Phase 2,” health district officials stated.
Statewide, more than 19,265 people have tested positive for COVID-19 and at least 1,050 people have died, according to the state Department of Health.