Idaho North Central District Health

LEWISTON - The Idaho North Central District of Public Health reported 23 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 over the weekend in the Region (Clearwater, Idaho, Latah, Lewis, Nez Perce County), 17 of which were in Nez Perce County.

This now brings the total number of cases in Nez Perce County to 159 (144 confirmed, 15 probable). As of Monday, the Idaho Public Health website shows 51 cases as active (32%), 89 cases as recovered (55.9%), and 19 deaths within the county.

Nine of the new patients are female, with three between the ages of 10-19, one aged 20-29, three aged 30-39, one aged 40-49, and one aged 60-69. The other eight patients are male, with three between the ages of 0-9, one aged 10-19, three aged 20-29, and one aged 40-49.

Over the weekend, Latah County also added four new cases (105), Clearwater County added one case (17), and Idaho County added one case (31). Lewis County remains without a positive case of COVID-19.